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Growing the Future of Arboriculture

Educational, Research, and Grant opportunities to further the development of Arboriculture in Michigan.

Together we can expand the knowledge of Trees

MFPA is a non-profit organization that provides:

     Student Scholarships 

     Research Grants

     Scientific Publications and other projects

The foundation relies on donations, grants, investment income and other funding sources to fund these programs and opportunities.



Bruce Brevitz memorial contributions

The Board Members of the Michigan Forestry and Park Association are honored that the family of Bruce Brevitz (November 16, 1928---January 23, 2024) mentioned contributing to the Robert F Brevitz Scholarship fund as one way to commemorate Bruce.  If you wish to contribute to the Scholarship fund you may mail a check, payable to MFPA, with 'Brevitz Scholarship' noted on the Memo line, to:


PO Box 225

Okemos, MI 48805

Michigan Tree Valuation Guide 12th Edition available now!


To buy a copy of the Michigan Tree Valuation Guide 12th Edition - February 2022, please fill out the Contact Form with your name, email, mailing address, phone, and number of Guides you wish to purchase.


  MFPA Contact Information -Becky Wildenthal

     Michigan Forestry & Park Association Inc.

     P.O.Box 225 Okemos, MI 48805

     Office: (989) 331- 0764 (leave voicemail); email:


Consumers Energy 2024 Community Street & Boulevard Tree Planting Grant Program

 2024 Grant Program Application Available now !  

 Application Due Date is July 12, 2024 


Project: Reimbursable grant funds available to communities served by Consumers Energy Electric Distribution System for approved public street and boulevard tree planting projects.


Application Information, Sample form and Application form available on the Consumers Energy Tree Planting Grant page.

Click here to email to ask a question

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