Vogt Scholarship Awards Banquet

For the second year in a row, TreesLouisville provided the table arrangements for the guests of the Vogt Scholarship Awards Banquet. This year, our Program Coordinator Charlotte put together the arrangements using black containers and burlap. Each table arrangement held … Continue reading

Farnsley Middle School

We were really excited to learn that the Rubbertown Community Advisory Council (RCAC) wanted to donate trees to be planted at Farnsley Middle School this spring. We had the pleasure last fall to work with Carrie Buchanan, one of the … Continue reading

duPont Manual High School

Elif Ozyurekoglu is a student at Manual High School. She contacted TreesLouisville this year because some of her classmates had begun a discussion about planting and caring for trees on the campus. Manual’s campus (with a very iconic building) is … Continue reading

Goldsmith Lane Elementary

The project at Goldsmith Lane Elementary started after we received a call from John DeMarsh at JCPS Maintenance. He told us that he had received a request for a building notification to plant trees and asked if we wanted to … Continue reading

Audubon Elementary

Kevin Bowling of Bowling Nursery and Landscaping worked with us to install the trees at Gilmore Lane Elementary last fall. Kevin is often described as a “can-do kind of guy”. We couldn’t agree more! After finishing up the Gilmore Lane … Continue reading

Moore Traditional School

Thanks to the generosity of the Gilbert Foundation, Moore Traditional School now boasts 22 new trees. The Gilbert Foundation is the primary sponsor of the tree planting. This is just the first phase of work to be done at Moore … Continue reading

Cochrane Elementary School

The plant operator at Cochrane Elementary contacted TreesLouisville to ask if we could help get some trees planted on their campus. Even though the school makes some pretty good spending money by utilizing the grounds for parking during the St. … Continue reading

Slaughter Elementary School

Slaughter Elementary School sits right on Fern Valley Road, where there is a serious amount of car and truck traffic. The school also happens to be sited in an area of very poor drainage. Slaughter has worked with MSD on improving … Continue reading

Dr. Betsy Pickup Memorial Tree

On a foggy Monday morning in February, the staff at Medora Elementary in southwest Louisville gathered outside of the school campus to pay tribute to the late Dr. Betsy Pickup, the principal at Medora who passed away in July 2016. A deciduous … Continue reading