Greening Oakland with Urban Releaf

Franklin Elementary School

Once again First Church will participate in a service day sponsored by Urban Releaf to plant trees that will help restore the city?s canopy. On Saturday, March 5, 9 am?1 pm, we will plant trees at Franklin Elementary School, 915 Foothill, Oakland.

Previously, we have planted trees at Oakland?s Dialysis Center, the Wose Church and McConnell Park.

The Ministry of Outreach, Mission and Service has generously supported Urban Releaf to help cover the costs of tree plantings this year. If you can join, please sign up the next two Sundays, February 21 or 28 in the Small Assembly, or let Paul Chapman know (you can send him a note through the church office at

915 Foothill Boulevard, Oakland CA