Schedule an Interview

To schedule an interview with the Christmas Spirit Foundation, contact Rick Dungey, Executive Director at 314-416-2245 or

Rick can also help you find a local farm or retail lot participating in the program or the base media contact for a base receiving trees.

To schedule an interview with a FedEx Freight representative, contact CaCera Richmond at 901-254-4763 or

Additional Resources

Current Releases

  • 24 Nov 2020 2:02 PM | Anonymous

    As delivery services are handling one of the busiest seasons to date, FedEx Freight is adding a few special shipments to its trucks. The company will deliver joy and holiday cheer to military families through the Trees for Troops program, a joint effort led by the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation. This year, FedEx Freight will deliver around 15,000 farm-grown Christmas trees to military families across the country.

    Read the full Press Release
  • 11 Nov 2020 5:07 PM | Anonymous

    Responding Under Pressure, Supporting Vets, Wounded Warrior Project, K9s for Warriors, Trees for Troops

    Radio interview for Trees for Troops:
    (note our segment starts at 88:30 into the show)

    Radio Interview

  • 26 Oct 2020 3:29 PM | Anonymous

    Trees for Troops, a program that provides free, farm-grown Christmas trees to members of all branches of the United States military and their families, was honored today as a recipient of the 2017 Spirit of Hope Award in a ceremony at the Pentagon.

    The Spirit of Hope Award, established in 1997, is named for comedian and actor Bob Hope and recognizes current and former military members, civilians and organizations that epitomize his values of patriotism, loyalty, freedom and dedication.

    Read the full article...

  • 13 Nov 2017 3:25 PM | Anonymous
    Now in its 13th year, Trees for Troops will achieve a milestone this year by reaching more than 200,000 trees delivered to service members and their families—covering every branch of the military at close to 65 bases in 17 countries.


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