A Christmas Story

We are donating 25-50 books to promote literacy at home.

NEEDS: $378 of 618
Class of Spring/Summer 2015

Help! The roof is leaking...

Our roof is more broken than the immigration system we battle with our clients every day.  It's leaking and we need to fix it FAST!  Make your contribution today to help keep our door open and the lights on.

NEEDS: $3,891 of 4,011

Run Walk Today

The Run Walk Today (RWT) initiative brings together all who understand the importance of  a healthy lifestyle. RWT creates year long activities to encourage the population to run and or walk daily.

NEEDS: $5,185 of 5,185 + Volunteers
Oyster Monitoring, Coney Island Creek, Lane Rosen, NYSMEA, John Dewey High School, Partnerships for Parks

It's My Estuary Day

We have been working with Partnerships for Parks for years in It's My Park Day service events. Because caring for our waterfront ism crucial, we created It's My Estuary Day, a service and learning event for all.

NEEDS: $4,155 of 4,155 + Volunteers

Young Explorers, 2016!!!

Coney Island's Young Explorers did incredible things at Kaiser Park in 2015. Help make 2016 even better and help us make our Explorer Extravaganza an annual event!

NEEDS: $3,125 of 3,125 + Volunteers

H.E.A.L.T.H for Youths Community Gardening Project

H.E.A.L.T.H for Youths Community Gardening Program to enhance community involvement of youth in New York City. We will work with youth, local community and civic groups to positively engage youth in these projects.

NEEDS: $3,114 of 3,125 + Volunteers

Growing Springdale

The purpose of the greenhouse would be to set up a base for horticulture in the community and to instruct the community at large about plant propagation and growing food. 

NEEDS: $2,386 of 2,610
Williamson Park Tree Planting Plan

Williamson Park Trees and Beautification

Tree plantings will establish the next generation of tree canopy, improve air quality & storm water management, increase rain water retention, & provide much needed shade for current and future users of the park.

NEEDS: $2,713 of 7,580 + Volunteers
Parkside Plaza

The Parkside Plaza Annual Fundraiser

Help us maintain a beautiful Parkside! We need your support to continue to keep the plaza and its flowers, benches, tables and programming running. 

NEEDS: $19,750 of 20,635 + Volunteers
Grizzlies helping paint Brandon Marshall's mural!

Green Leaf Mural Project

Local artist Brandon Marshall will paint a mural on the side of a storage container that is being added to the expansion of the farm. 

NEEDS: $1,580 of 1,580
Living wall to add protection for our cob bench

Green Unity

We want to beautify our outdoor space to build on the hard work we already started. We want to create a nature trail and a living wall to complete our natural space.

NEEDS: $1,946 of 4,155
Students carry 30 watering cans down 3 stories to grow our garden.

Growing our School Garden in the South Ward of Newark

The Seek Academy school garden seeks to promote positive environmental change in Newark as well as provide access to nutritious, organic, real food in an area where there is limited access. We are Newark, New Jersey!

NEEDS: $1,745 of 5,185 + Volunteers

Transforming communities through international education!

OSI is an international education provider in the Tri-State region. A 501c3 non-profit organization that offers study abroad programs for youth who attend high schools in historically underserved neighborhoods. 

NEEDS: $5,762 of 5,803
elm benches

Elm benches for Marquand Park

Let's keep two hand-carved elm benches made by a local artist in a public park to be enjoyed by everyone in Princeton, residents and visitors alike.

NEEDS: $0 of 160

Top Them Off

The purpose of this project is to build a unique and innovative bus shelter that brings attention to the need for this critical transit infrastructure while also adding aesthetic value to community.

NEEDS: $0 of 22,000

Eco Cool Tools

Seeking the TOOLS to build a GREEN SCHOOL

NEEDS: $712 of 4,150
Roundhouse Revival 2 - Open Up the Door!

Roundhouse Revival 2

Round 2 will be a free and open previtalizing event on the grounds and in the shade and shadow of the Mid-South Coliseum from 1-7 p.m. October 4, 2015.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,265
Johnny Cash by Leigh Wiener 1962

Legacy Memphis Johnny Cash Statue & Historic Marker

To celebrate, enhance, and educate our neighborhoods about Memphis heroes. We will involve artists, landscapers, and architects to create sculpture gardens based on Memphis music history.

NEEDS: $30,820 of 36,085

Send Paola to Bike!Bike!

We're raising money to send one of our members to Bike!Bike!, an international gathering of community bike shops. We hope to raise enough money to cover the costs of round trip plane tickets to Guadalajara, Mexico.

NEEDS: $0 of 515

Drawbridge Projections: Thoughts on Water

Thoughts on Water seeks to encourage community participation through the poetic expression of water. The project would demonstrate how existing infrastructure can be used as a platform for artistic expression.

NEEDS: $1,235 of 16,235 + Volunteers

The Bunche Park P.R.O.J.E.C.T.

Help us enable an award-winning filmmaker to join our team of urban designers,  sr. citizens & teens  to  document how a neighborhood comes together to transform a parking lot into a cultural hub.

NEEDS: $21,890 of 43,900
Local student helping to stain wood that will be used to construct the park

H.A.C.E.R Project at Gilliam Family Community Gathering Place

H.A.C.E.R at the Gilliam Family Community Garden & Park is a community project to transform a vacant lot into a unique gathering place in the heart of the Greater Logan Heights neighborhood of San Diego. 

NEEDS: $10,740 of 15,000 + Volunteers

OASIS on Ballou

An urban agriculture project that reclaims vacant land, unites community, provides healthy food, creates jobs, and gives kids a place to play.

NEEDS: $11,840 of 12,395 + Volunteers


GrooveMiami is a series of multi-style, group dance classes, condensed into one afternoon or evening.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,957

Freshkills Park Tweeting Bird Boxes

Broadcasting scientific research and the ecological restoration of Freshkills Park by way of bird activity and social media.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,784

Healing Garden in Jackson Memorial Hospital

We want to transform a vacant lot in the Jackson Memorial Hospital campus into a lush healing garden to improve the health and wellbeing of hospital patients and staff and the surrounding community.

NEEDS: $19,800 of 40,000 + Volunteers

Homestead Air Reserve Park (HARP) Discgolf Course

I would like to install a DiscGolf Course at the Homestead Air Resever Park.  I have an army of volunteers and a network of local government support.  I expect to build a working course by late August 2016.

NEEDS: $0 of 18,000 + Volunteers
View of NEWT from Port of Miami

NEWT Miami: Experiments in Light, Color & Sound

Lookouts throughout Miami will offer diverse communities a view of NEWT on the InterContinental's 364sq.ft. outdoor facade; audiences can then connect to its synchronized music via smartphones. 

NEEDS: $0 of 11,000 + Volunteers

Open Streets Knoxville

Participants are clamoring for more Open Streets Knoxville, with a longer route and longer hours! We need your support to make this happen in 2016. 

NEEDS: $1,364 of 3,125 + Volunteers

Central Ave/Tobey Park Underpass Mural

Aiming to revitalize an neglected part of our community, this mural is to add a little color to the run down underpass on Central Avenue near Tobey Park. 

NEEDS: $0 of 2,195 + Volunteers

Graffiti Garages at Spang Mountain

Showcase graffiti art as a valid art form and rebuild the connection between the building the the neighborhood.




NEEDS: $0 of 477

Back to School Bash

We want students to understand how important education is and how they can better concentrate on school with the proper tools.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,300 + Volunteers


We are raising money so all of our students have access to the arts.

NEEDS: $7,349 of 20,635
Kids are the future energy heroes.

Bend Energy Challenge: Youth Energy Heroes

We believe youth are key to reducing Bend’s carbon footprint. We will engage kids in the Bend Energy Challenge, a competition to reduce energy use, by inspiring kids to be champions of energy efficiency.

NEEDS: $0 of 12,395 + Volunteers
Sonny Bono Park logo

Sonny Bono Park Rehabilitation Project

The Heurich House Museum has adopted Sonny Bono Park and seeks community volunteers and monetary donations to implement a low-maintenance garden plan that will revitalize the space after years of neglect.

NEEDS: $2,170 of 3,125 + Volunteers
Cedar Arts Market: Growing Micro-Entrepreneurs

CAM: Growing Micro-Entrepreneurs

Pittsburgh Retail's CAM: Growing Micro-Entrepreneurs will deliver workshops and a published resource guide. Any funds received over our request will be utilized for future partnered events.

NEEDS: $495 of 1,235
Heathside Cottage

Heathside Cottage Open House: Autumn Harvest

We are transforming one of Pittsburgh's oldest and most peculiar homes into a venue for arts & culture. With live music, high tea, storytelling, and more, it will be the first public event at Heathside Cottage!

NEEDS: $0 of 7,000 + Volunteers
(from kale he grew himself!)

Peterson Garden Project Kids in the Kitchen

Be a part of some healthy fun by supporting young people ages 8 to 14 learning to make their own healthier meals and snacks at the Peterson Garden Project Community Cooking School.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,657 + Volunteers