SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -

Goleta Valley Beautiful is teaming up with the Home Depot in giving out trees to Veterans in the Santa Barbara County.

Goleta Valley Beautiful, a non-profit organization, was awarded a Home Depot Foundation grant starting a program known as "The Tree for Veterans Project."

The project allows veterans involved in the Santa Barbara county to receive a fruit or shade tree from the Home Depot.

Veterans living in the Santa Barbara county that are interested in participating in this program can contact Goleta Valley Beautiful at 805-685-7910, or by e-mail at kknight@goletavalleybeautiful.