COMMUNITY & ENVIRONMENT

VOLUNTEERING

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.

To volunteer with the organizations championed in our film who demonstrate the power of giving visit the links below.

COMMUNITY & ENVIRONMENT

VOLUNTEERING

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.

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.

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.

PRINT & HANDOUT OUR BELEAFLETS TO THE HOMELESS
We visit un-housed citizens with Treeman to hear their stories and give them “Beleaflets” cheat sheets to regionalized homeless services. By empowering citizens to empower themselves, our intent is to help others find the Bridge Out of Homelessness. Print out your Beleaflets.

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.

Volunteer Filmmaking

“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.

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

Lionel’s dream is to lead the way so other citizens experiencing homelessness
can benefit from his story.
CONNECT

A documentary by Michael Angelo

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