Composting in Western Queens

Composting in western Queens will bring more materials, workshops, and infrastructure for composting to Astoria, Long Island City, Jackson Heights, Sunnyside, and Woodside.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,271

Urban Meadow Compost Project

Purchase composters to recycle garden waste into compost, reduce waste we throw out from the Meadow, pilot a household waste composting program

NEEDS: $0 of 862

Composting the Five Borough Bike Ride

Composting the Five Borough Bike Tour will reduce waste being trucked out, and create compost for five school gardens.

NEEDS: $0 of 428 + Volunteers

Composting Class

Our compost project teaches the benefits of composting, provides bins and worms, and instructions on and how to start and keep a bin.

NEEDS: $0 of 115 + Volunteers

Prospect Farm: Compost Collection Bins

We want to build a 3 bin compost system to maximize our ability to collect compost, remediate the soil and improve the quality of what we grow in our garden.

NEEDS: $0 of 843 + Volunteers

Composting in North Brooklyn

Help us install a new fence that will help to keep us separated from our doggy friends next door and improve overall site operations.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,471 + Volunteers

Junior Composter Course

The Junior Composter course is an internship for youth from underserved communities to engage in composting, urban agriculture, and environmental activism.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,262

Kids for Compost!

Help us turn our school lunch waste into soil we can use! With compost bins and supplies, we will reduce our environmental impact and learn about science.

NEEDS: $0 of 337

Island Compost

Island Compost is a public school recycling system created to reduce organic waste while increasing soil fertility on Governors Island.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,230 + Volunteers
A Compost Alex Member and Worm Castings

Compost Alex

PARKner with us, bring composting to City parks.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,020 + Volunteers

QB Compost Connection!

Green City Force and the NYC Compost Project Hosted by Big Reuse are partnering for a two part organics recycling outreach event at Queensbridge Houses, NYCHA.

NEEDS: $0 of 691

The Compost Fairy

We are looking to buy a utility trailer for compost pick up, to expand with collecting leafs and yard waste.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,266 + Volunteers

Western Queens Compost Initiative

The WQCI is a dynamic partnership of CSA's, gardeners, and youth & civic associations, providing leadership, service, and education in composting!

NEEDS: $0 of 517

Barnett Avenue Garden and Compost Area Expansion

This project will better serve the community by create more available gardening space for community members, and allow us to better serve the community with a larger compost intake area.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,290

Homeslice Compost

Students and community will be working together to understand the physical impact of waste and to explore the option of waste reduction created by composting. From compost to growing, to food. Full Circle.

NEEDS: $0 of 487 + Volunteers

Turnin' and Burnin'...Compost!

Help us buy a tractor to manage the mountains of compost we're collecting and save our backs (and the Earth)! 

NEEDS: $0 of 1,551

Pumpkin Composting

We must dispose of our Jack O'Lanterns after Halloween, but where? Pumpkins can become fertilizer for gardens in the Spring if we compost them in the Fall. Don't throw Jack O'Lanterns into a landfill.
NEEDS: $0 of 55 + Volunteers

Revamp of Friends' Garden & Compost Site

We need your help to Revamp our Garden & Compost Site, allowing us to better serve the hundreds of people who come to learn and volunteer as we continue to grow and donate produce to those in need.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,471 + Volunteers

BUGS Compost Comprehension & Contest!

BUGS 6th & 7th grade students will compete in a new contest for the lowest per capita waste production during lunch time - working their competitive & academic muscles!

NEEDS: $0 of 1,065

Pali's Compost For Change

Pali's EAST class wants to compost to promote green attitudes, reduce the amount of waste disposed of by the school, and lower the school's cost of waste disposal.

NEEDS: $0 of 278

Brooklyn College Takes on Urban Composting!

The Brooklyn College Composting project will construct a three bin composting system and provide basic gardening tools for digging compost into plots and help care for seven street trees.

NEEDS: $0 of 775 + Volunteers

Queens County Farm Compost Project

We are planning to create an interactive compost site at the Queens County Farm Museum which help visitors connect with the farm in a direct way way while providing the Farm with rich vermicompost.

NEEDS: $0 of 262 + Volunteers

Compost-o-rama

The jack 'o' lantern and leaf project is a sure way to bring in more members of our community and expand our compost education program.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,080 + Volunteers
Rosa Keller Library Food Waste Collection

Big Easy Composting

From garbage to garden: help us expand our New Orleans food waste collection & compost service to four Library sites this Spring. Our goal: 10,000 pounds diverted in our first 6 months!

NEEDS: $0 of 1,531 + Volunteers

Compost a Go Go

A large capacity, sturdy new dump trailer would allow Project Green Fork and Get Green Recycleworks to collect the average 1,200 gallons of local restaurant food waste we pick up each week and drop it in one place. 

NEEDS: $0 of 4,695
Kids like to compost

Compost NOW! expansion needed

From garbage to garden: help us expand our free, weekly residential food waste collections to at least 8 New Orleans Public Library sites. Our goal: 100,000 pounds diverted from the landfill in 2018.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,253

Falling Spring Elementary Garden

Build a raised garden bed where students can grow vegetables and learn to connect with and care for their environment.

NEEDS: $0 of 648

BLACK GOLD

Lets beautify and reclaim the community by turning food waste into BLACK GOLD!

NEEDS: $0 of 720 + Volunteers

PS 11 Garden

Help us get a new composter for PS 11's school garden.

NEEDS: $0 of 316

Save the World with Worms!

Feed worms, not landfills! Make awesome compost, keep food scraps out of landfills, and reduce greenhouse gases with worms.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,659

From the Ground Up

Join our team to reduce school waste, provide needed compost for our garden and wildlife habitats, and give students an empowering, lasting way to improve their school community and environment.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,065 + Volunteers

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