Make 2020 a green year.

Pledge to Plant

New year, new tree

Want to join the Root Nashville movement? Make a New Year’s Resolution to plant one or more 1″-caliper trees this planting season. Commit to this resolution, and show your support for Nashville’s tree canopy, by taking the pledge to plant.

Root Nashville trees being planted by volunteers

How it works

Who can pledge?

  • Davidson County residents
  • A family or household
  • Neighborhood associations
  • Businesses and nonprofits
  • Churches

*Even if you don’t meet the criteria above, we still encourage you to plant a tree.

What will you be pledging to do?

By adding your name to this pledge drive, you promise to plant a 1″-caliper tree during this planting season.

When is planting season?​

We encourage tree planting to take place between mid-October through March, depending on weather. 

How can I help spread the word about the pledge?​

Share the excitement about tree planting! This pledge drive is designed to increase awareness of the Root Nashville campaign, and to encourage more and more Nashvillians to plant a tree.

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Pledge to Plant

I pledge to plant one or more trees during this planting season.
  • Choose the area that best fits where you live.

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Pledge List

The names below are of those who have so graciously pledged to help Root Nashville plant 500,000 trees. Join us and pledge today!

  • Marianne Bentley, West Meade
  • Kristy Carlton, Bellevue
  • James Chaney, East Nashville
  • Kerry Conley, 12 South
  • Barbara Devaney, Belle Meade
  • Alan Dooley, West Meade
  • Jacobia Dowell, Antioch
  • Linda Dudash, West Nashville
  • Michael Durham, Inglewood
  • Kathleen Ervin, Green Hills
  • Don Fields, Inglewood
  • Aaron Fishbein, Madison
  • Ana Galvan, Madison
  • Amy Geise, 12 South
  • Su Goodman, South Nashville
  • Andrew Gregory, Sylvan Park
  • John Hamilton, South Nashville
  • Richard Heinsohn, East Nashville
  • Heather Henderson, East Nashville
  • Jasmine Hiland, South Nashville
  • Dorothy Holman, East Nashville
  • Laura Kramer, Hermitage
  • Liz Loxley, Antioch
  • Anne Maddox, East Nashville
  • Tommye Maddox, Bellevue
  • Trish Marshall, Hermitage
  • Wayne Mathis, Donelson
  • Jamee McCannon, North Nashville
  • Deborah McCarley, West Nashville
  • Robert & Joni McKeown, Inglewood
  • Parker Millsap, Madison
  • Meg Morgan, Madison
  • Joe Morris, Inglewood
  • Jim Myers, West Meade
  • Jay Pounders, Antioch
  • Chelsea Pugh, Madison
  • Brian Reynolds, West Nashville
  • Bruce Robinson, Antioch
  • Sara Samoray, Inglewood
  • Diane Sesler, East Nashville
  • David Spragens, Madison
  • Nancy Stetten, Sylvan Park
  • Matthew Sutton, East Nashville
  • Hilary Swaim, South Nashville
  • Jeff Syracuse, Donelson
  • Philadelphia VanDyne, Hermitage
  • Patricia Wallace, Belle Meade
  • Sperry Whiteway, Whites Creek
  • Carol Ziegler, East Nashville