Help Us Be Better!

The HUBB Empowerment Center Completion Drive

NEEDS: $77,285 of 77,285 + Volunteers

Drive Literacy Memphis

Drive Literacy Memphis would like to gradually close the literacy gap by providing young children with books and study materials, such as flash cards and study books.

NEEDS: $1,560 of 1,580

Paint Memphis

Paint Memphis will establish Memphis' largest collaborative mural, and with the Chelsea greenline, wlil help revive the New Chicago/North Midtown neighborhood, making it a safe place to work and live.

 

NEEDS: $2,250 of 2,450 + Volunteers

New Backboards at Pierotti Park

Replace broken backbaords at Pierotti Park so they are as nice as the new court designed by Anthony Lee.

NEEDS: $1,331 of 1,331

Mary Cassatt Garden

Phase one -  tree lining, path defining and clean up of the existing space including wayfinding signage. Phase two -idesign competition for area students to create experincial art above the pathway. 

NEEDS: $2,585 of 2,610 + Volunteers

Giant Puppet Dance Club

Giant Puppet Dance Club is a free weekly dance class where participants ages 8 to adult work with a puppetmaker and a choreographer to dance and perform for the community.

 

 

NEEDS: $618 of 618 + Volunteers

Corlears Hook Park Entryway Beautification

Our project aims to beautify the 6 entry points of Corlears Hook Park with new planting beds, thus making them more visually welcoming and appealing entryway into the Park. 

NEEDS: $4,205 of 4,355 + Volunteers

Reservoir Retreat

I have plans to create a beautiful perennial garden at the former Reservoir site. I want to make changes in the community and pursue others to do the same.

NEEDS: $476 of 596 + Volunteers

Minneapolis Toy Library 2015

Phase 2: Incorporating into a nonprofit to serve the Minneapolis community for the long term!

NEEDS: $375 of 545 + Volunteers

Biggs Hillside Garden

The Biggs Hillside Garden is a project of ReClaim Northside, transforming a vacant lot into a tranquil garden space. Neighbors can stop and sit in the garden or pass by going up and down the Biggs Stairs.

NEEDS: $940 of 1,065 + Volunteers

Going green on Greene Ave.

This fundraiser would allow us to replace damaged barrels used by neighbors to plant small flower gardens in their front yards and make the block green and beautiful. 

NEEDS: $0 of 540

The Johnny Cash Memphis Legacy

Phase One:  Money raised will go toward funding the sculptor to begin work and will be matched by a local donor, so whatever you donate now will have twice the impact toward the project!

NEEDS: $0 of 10,335

Deutschtown City Steps Mosaic Mural

Our City Steps mural sits at an important intersection for several North Side communities plus North Hills commuters. We hope to improve the appearance of our neighborhood, and instill pride in our residents. 

NEEDS: $311 of 3,420

Civic Art Lab

Civic Art Lab is a community arts and environmental education storefront in Bed-Stuy, BK.

NEEDS: $8,586 of 9,202 + Volunteers

Delray Beach Children's Garden

Nurturing eco-consciousness in children through garden education, nature exploration and old fashioned play.

NEEDS: $1,925 of 5,185 + Volunteers

Hike the Heights

Hike the Heights 2015: Connect the Dots 

NEEDS: $8,889 of 14,129 + Volunteers

Summer 2015 Empowerment Fairs

WHEC brings a positive message and empowers our community...one block at a time.  We connect youth and community in West Harlem with needed resources, empowering them to reach their greatest potential.

NEEDS: $1,973 of 3,318 + Volunteers

One World Flower Fest

A festival celebrating spring, mothers, art, and culture could transform Utica's Oneida Square into a beautiful neighborhood center and lively social space--for Mother's Day weekend and beyond.

NEEDS: $10,010 of 10,335 + Volunteers

Youth Leaders Board

Support 14 young women in co-creating SOUL Sisters Leadership Collective to prepare for the 2016 launch of our girls leadership program promoting healing, justice & the arts.

NEEDS: $7,717 of 9,982

Out in Arkansas: A new LGBTQ publication

The Arkansas Times is seeking funding to expand our coverage of the LGBTQ community with an online publication, Out in Arkansas.

NEEDS: $111,407 of 128,785

A Truck for the Trees!

The money raised will allow us to transport volunteers, tools, plants and compost to numerous gardens and tree pits throughout the Watershed.
 

NEEDS: $31,269 of 34,907 + Volunteers

BANDAIDS FOR KIDS

Bandaids might not seem like a big deal, but for some families its an item that gets left off the shopping list. 

NEEDS: $465 of 515 + Volunteers

Rangeline After School Program

Rangeline primary mission is to assist students with reading, math, homework assignments, and class room participation. 

NEEDS: $2,095 of 2,095 + Volunteers

Richards House-Estival Park Revival

We will clear the lot of debris, remove overgrowth, and redesign the landscape to be environmentally friendly and a beautiful living and gathering space. 

NEEDS: $1,521 of 2,095 + Volunteers

Sherwood Forest Gateways

This project replaces broken and missing wrought iron signs and compliments with additional pole signs to create neighborhood identity and enhance community safety. 

 

NEEDS: $0 of 3,125

Seedball School Garden

We are programming and open sourcing the community garden building in a wasted lot of a high demand area threatened by developers for youth to learn sustainable skills for a replicable and robust garden based curriculum.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,000 + Volunteers

"Incarcerated to Indomitable"

 Indomitable Women of Incarcerated Men, Inc. is trying to purchase a building as a training site to begin "Incarcerated to Indomitable" program.

NEEDS: $1,135 of 3,125 + Volunteers

Lauderdale Subdivision Community Garden

For this project, senior citizens will teach children how to establish a garden. It will involve the churches, schools, and community organizations. The outcome will be knowledge about nutrition and exercise.

NEEDS: $255 of 515 + Volunteers

I LOVE Soulsville Rock/Art Garden

A landscape beautification project that will help enhance the newly installed "I Love Soulsville" mural. 

NEEDS: $0 of 1,065 + Volunteers

Project Helping Hands

Our goal is to raise money to purchase and install bleachers for the family and friends of our team. Ours were stolen and that has led to a decline in attendance of family and friends.  

 

 

NEEDS: $0 of 5,494

Barksdale-Auburndale Mobile Bocce Club

We're going to create a mobile bocce court that can be setup quickly then broken down for transportability. Then we'll set up down the block for refreshments and a nice game of lawn bowling!

NEEDS: $0 of 618 + Volunteers

Levitt Shell's Community Arts Project

Outside fun at the Levitt Shell on May 16 -   make a community mural that will stay up all year, learn some new dance moves, make art and record some stories!  It's a day to celebrate arts in Memphis! 

NEEDS: $4,595 of 5,185 + Volunteers

Never Leaf Home

We are educating and encouraging homeowners to create personal composting/mulching stations resulting in free soil and mulch for homeowners and a reduction in our carbon footprint and landfills. 

NEEDS: $869 of 1,889 + Volunteers

Tea M.I.

The Socially Responsible Tea.

NEEDS: $587 of 1,655 + Volunteers

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