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 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


Annette D. Barton & Malcolm Tucker


Nanette Dicharry & Scott Woodward
Candi & Paul Ferachi
Ann Wilkinson


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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