Adult Training

Looking for a job in landscaping? Do you want to lead volunteers in tree plantings? The Greening provides training in these vocations.  Read more to find out how  you can get involved. 

Workforce Development

The Greening has expanded its workforce development program to meet the growing demand for green services as the city transforms its vacant land. Over the next five years, The Greening plans to train more than 2,400 Detroiters in the skilled trade of landscape technicians, tree artisans, floral decor,  landscape construction and urban forestry.  Watch our video. Get inspired!

Green Corp Youth

The Green Corp program was created 20 years ago to give Detroit High School kids a chance to earn some money by watering The Greening’s newly planted trees during the heat of the summer. Over the years, the program has grown into so much more!