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: $4,155 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: $2,095 of 2,095 + 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: $5,803 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: $4,150 of 4,150

Colin O'Brady

Seven Summits. Two Poles. One million to combat childhood obesity.

NEEDS: $175,000 of 175,000
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: $134 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: $99,929 of 99,999

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: $21,900 of 43,900

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: $12,200 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: $1,319 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: $19,820 of 40,000 + 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

Bike Walk Knoxville is planning this event on Central St between the Old City and Happy Holler on October 25, 2015. Help us open the streets for car-free walking and bicycling, and free activities for all ages.

NEEDS: $1,449 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: $9,134 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: $2,450 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: $141 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: $843 of 3,500 + Volunteers
Festival 1_Reveal CtD Van Nuys

Connect the Dots | Van Nuys

Connect the Dots | Van Nuys brings neighbors together with cyclists and designers to reimagine Van Nuys Boulevard at its fullest potential, solving our city's transit, public space, and water-supply needs. 

NEEDS: $0 of 13,192
Pacoima Street Values: Supporting Vending, Arts and Public Space through Informal Use.

Pacoima Street Values

Pacoima Street Values: Supporting Vending, Arts and Public Space through Informal Use.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,264
Fig Jam

Fig Jam

FIG JAM is a free event on North Figueroa by creating vibrant connections by drawing on its past, present & future.

NEEDS: $0 of 10,000 + Volunteers

YES (Youth Envisioned Streets) for a Healthier South LA

YES for a Healthier South LA is a youth-driven event on Central Avenue in South LA that will demonstrate how public space can be reimagined as safe, vibrant and active for all members of the community.

NEEDS: $0 of 10,000

REvisit REseda Blvd

REvisit Reseda Blvd will use custom Flex Furniture pieces as performance/display spaces to draw people into the streetscape and help them rediscover the iconic Northridge business corridor.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,911 & PLAY! Community Center

Providing a safe, fun place for children to play and for parents to get the much needed support they need. We also aim to keep much needed goods from landfills that families need. 

NEEDS: $0 of 4,430 + Volunteers
Project Logo

Street Beats Fundraising Campaign

Engage local community members in the process of developing context-sensitive street solutions; host a vibrant event and educate community members around traffic calming and complete streets safety.

NEEDS: $0 of 10,000

Peace Room


NEEDS: $0 of 2,600

Make It Mar Vista

Make It Mar Vista is a one-day festival, taking place Saturday, November 28, 2015. It will be a day of true community engagement along our Great Street of Venice Boulevard.

NEEDS: $0 of 10,237 + Volunteers

WSHS Locker Room

The project includes filth and locker removal, plumbing repair, AC and pest-control. In addition, floors, fresh paint, new lockers, and secure doors.

NEEDS: $0 of 11,295
Emily and I inspecting our Hatshepsut hive, located at Hartford Food System's Five Corners farm

One-BEEing, Hartford

Using Natural Beekeeping and Community Gardening as a metaphor for Collective Work and Community Building, One-BEEing, Hartford promotes Environmental  Awareness, Food Justice and Sustainability.

NEEDS: $0 of 390
The team

Capitol Hill Tool Library

Capitol Hill Tool Library: lending tools, sharing ideas, building community.

NEEDS: $0 of 4,355 + Volunteers

Permaculture Park Project

The Permaculture Park Project in Ithaca, NY demonstrates ecological landscaping practices in a public park. The park is a model for other cities to create beautiful and sustainable parks while addressing hunger.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,095

Cville Repair Cafe

At a Repair Cafe, volunteer fixers gather at an event with hands and tools at the ready, and the community is invited to bring items in need of repair.

NEEDS: $0 of 4,516 + Volunteers
Pictures of James after several volunteer events this year

We want to buy James a lawnmower

Help us buy James a lawnmower so he can keep Carnes Garden beautiful.  He  lives next door to Carnes Garden and has become the garden caretaker.  James has helped us every step of the way. 

NEEDS: $0 of 559 + Volunteers
Groundwork Greens Logo

Groundwork Greens

Bringing healthy, affordable food to Denver's food desert communities while providing meaningful jobs to low-income youth.

NEEDS: $0 of 11,324

Urban Community Food Project 2015 Expansion

By transforming unused spaces into sustainable urban farms we combine education with food production in order to feed residents of one of the United State's hungriest communities. We grow food and we grow growers.

NEEDS: $0 of 30 + Volunteers