COMMUNITY, ENVIRONMENT & FILMMAKING

VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES

Want to help people experiencing homelessness in your area? Want to work on our film? Want to help your community and the environment? See many opportunities to give back below. On our journey with Treeman we discover that participating in volunteerism not only helps others but can also transform your own life. This exploration into your human nature is at the heart of our community outreach and Treeman’s mission.

COMMUNITY, ENVIRONMENT & FILMMAKING

VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES

Want to help people experiencing homelessness in your area? Want to work on our film? Want to help your community and the environment? See many opportunities to give back below. On our journey with Treeman we discover that participating in volunteerism not only helps others but can also transform your own life. This exploration into your human nature is at the heart of our community outreach and Treeman’s mission.

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEERING

To apply for aid or to volunteer at any of the organizations featured in the film, click any image.

PRINT & HANDOUT OUR BELEAFLETS TO PEOPLE EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS
“Beleaflets” are cheat sheets to regionalized homeless services, simply choose your location and print out the local information, then visit un-housed citizens to hear their stories and give them beleaflets. By empowering citizens to empower themselves, you can help others find the Bridge Out of Homelessness. Learn more and print out your Beleaflets.

CHRYSALIS
Chrysalis Changing Lives Through Jobs – You can make a real difference in the lives of homeless and low-income individuals who are ready, willing, and able to find employment and get on a pathway to self-sufficiency.

ST. JOSEPH CENTER
The St Joseph Center Hope Through Empowerment – Our Mission is to provide working poor families, as well as homeless men, women and children of all ages, with the inner resources and tools to become productive, stable and self-supporting members of the community.

SHARE! COLLABORATIVE HOUSING
A public-private partnership providing affordable, permanent supportive housing to disabled people in single-family houses throughout Los Angeles County.

VENICE FAMILY CLINIC
Venice Family Clinic provides high quality comprehensive health care to families and individuals who might otherwise go without the care they need.

SAFE PLACE FOR YOUTH
The SPY mission is to inspire, nurture and empower the resilient human spirit of homeless youth by providing immediate and lasting solutions, one young person at a time. 

MEALS ON WHEELS WEST
As formerly homeless people are housed, MOW West delivers healthy meals and referrals to additional social services that help maintain stability, health & wellness.

PROJECT ROPA
We restore dignity and rekindle optimism to people experiencing homelessness by taking to the streets of Los Angeles each week to deliver clean clothing and access to other hygiene services.

PATH – MAKING IT HOME
PATH’s mission is to end homelessness for individuals, families, and communities through creative collaborations, strategic leadership, empowerment for all, and passionate commitment.

LOS ANGELES HOMELESS SERVICE AUTHORITY
Get Involved in the Effort to End Homelessness. Homelessness is one of the biggest issues facing Los Angeles County, get involved with LAHSA.

VENICE ARTS
Venice Arts ignites, expands, and transforms the lives of Los Angeles’ low-income youth through photography and film education, and uses its participatory storytelling practices to amplify the voices of underrepresented communities around the world.

LOWER EASTSIDE GIRLS CLUB, New York
The Lower Eastside Girls Club connects girls and young women to healthy and successful futures. Our state-of-the-art center offers a safe haven with programs in the arts, sciences, leadership, entrepreneurship, and wellness for middle and high school girls.

Volunteer Filmmaking & Internships

To volunteer or apply for an internship send us a message on our contact page.

“A DocumenTree” has been made almost entirely with volunteers, the filmmaking reflecting the storyline and theme of giving. Our team is comprised of film/TV professionals, college students and other volunteers passionate about filmmaking and philanthropy. Volunteers and interns are given training, filmmaking experience, IMDb credit and the opportunity to attend industry events. College students can also receive academic credit while building their resume quickly. Plus, we all have a lot of fun…

Help the Environment

HEAL THE BAY
“For over 30 years, we’ve been the southland’s strongest advocate for the ocean. But a healthy bay requires a healthy L.A. envisioning thriving oceans, healthy watersheds and smart water, we’re working toward a greener, bluer Los Angeles county for everyone.”

FALLON LOVES NATURE
Moon Jelly Fallon, an environmental activist/blogger plus Heal the Bay volunteer. “Treeman and I both recognize that we are not just part of nature, we are nature. Respecting our natural environment is respecting ourselves. Along with my friends and family, I really enjoy making a difference in the world through volunteerism. Join me and others at the events.” Learn more about “Fallon Love’s Nature” and her mission to help wildlife along with her pal Treeman.

TREEPEOPLE – URBAN FORESTRY PROGRAMMERS
Treepeople is an environmental nonprofit organization whose mission is to inspire, engage and support people to take personal responsibility for the urban environment, making it safe, healthy, fun and sustainable and to share our process as a model for the world.

SUSTAINABLE WORKS
Assist cities in reaching their sustainability goals by conducting outreach and creating opportunities to engage with their diverse sets of residents and stakeholders. We provide their communities with the motivation, knowledge, and resources needed to integrate more sustainable solutions into their daily lives.

VENICE BEACH BID
A bohemian boardwalk beside a stunning coastline, as one of LA’s most-visited places, our community needs extra cleanup and safety services – more than the City alone can provide. The Venice Beach BID was formed to preserve and protect our colorful, exhilarating area by helping to fill the gap between community needs and the level of services the City can deliver on its own.

Treeman’s Bridge Out of Homelessness

By empowering citizens to empower themselves, YOU can help others find the Bridge Out of Homelessness

A documentary by Michael Angelo

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