As of September 2023, we have raised approximately $722,000 toward the $1,000,000 needed to meet the 1,000 Tree Challenge. Can you help us meet this challenge?

Projects in various phases of development toward this goal include:

  • Replanting of 500 trees on I-10 at the I-12 split
  • South Sherwood Forest Boulevard – 43 Trees – COMPLETE
  • Bluebonnet Boulevard between Perkins Road and Burbank Drive - 51 Trees – WINTER 2024
  • I-10 at Siegen Lane - 6 Trees – WINTER 2024
  • Coursey Boulevard between Airline Highway and Sherwood Forest Boulevard – 32 Trees - WINTER 2024
  • Harding Boulevard - 50 Trees - Winter 2024-25
  • I-10 at Pecue Lane Interchange – TBD

Major thoroughfares that are on BRG’s target list also include:

  • Government Street
  • Florida Boulevard
  • Airline Highway
  • Burbank Boulevard
  • Essen Lane

Baton Rouge Green needs partners that understand the importance of investing in our green infrastructure and our city. Would you like to learn more? Email Sage at info@batonrougegreen.com. We would love to share our plans with you!

Thank you to these Challengers!

CATALYST $25,000

Susan & Richard Lipsey
Beverly & Dudley Coates Fund and Cathy Coates & Brian Hales
Entergy Louisiana
Katheryn & Clay Flournoy
Amanda Martin
Anonymous Donor

ACTIVATOR $10,000

Annette D. Barton & Malcolm Tucker

INFLUENCER $5,000

Nanette Dicharry & Scott Woodward
Candi & Paul Ferachi
Ann Wilkinson

SPARK

Laurie Lipsey Aronson
Mary Kay & Terrell Brown
Duplantis Design Group
Anne Phillips
Jennifer & Sean Reilly
Mr. & Mrs. Pat R. Van Burkleo

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