Friends of Jefferson the Beautiful


Welcome to
Friends of Jefferson
the Beautiful

Friends of Jefferson the Beautiful is a non-profit 501(c)(3) civic organization.

Governed by a volunteer BOARD OF DIRECTORS
consisting of 24 civic activists elected equally from both
the Eastbank and the Westbank of Jefferson Parish.

Friends of Jefferson the Beautiful presents free and open public education programs, initiates, funds and/or manages various projects.

FRIENDS raises funds to beautify Jefferson Parish by the planting of trees and landscaping on public properties and thoroughfares, working under a co-operative agreement with Jefferson Parish Government.

The best time to plant a tree was 50 years ago.
The second best time is now!

Join us for Lafreniere Park Memorial Grove Tree Dedication Ceremony & The Summer Planters Lunch Presentation - Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Click here to register online!


Look Where We Have Planted Trees

Veterans Memorial Boulevard
Bayou Segnette Boulevard
Veterans Memorial Park
Gretna Boulevard
Eastbank Regional Library
Whitney Avenue
Bonnabel Boat Launch
Manhattan Boulevard
Bonnabel High School
Jean Lafitte Tourist Center
Bonnabel Boulevard
Jean Lafitte 4-H Garden
Loumor Avenue
Stonebridge Entrance
Mulberry Park
Plantation Estates Entrance
Causeway Boulevard
Magnolia Trace Entrance
Glendale Oak Park at Metairie Library
Bent Tree Estates Entrance
Yenni Office Building
Terry Parkway
1300 Katrina “Re-Leaf” Trees
Huey P. Long Bridge Circle
Public Schools Arbor Day Trees
Westbank Senior Citizens Center
Jefferson Highway
Gretna Library