- IN SYNC -

A challenge to lay the foundation for community betterment by supporting our youth and seniors’ efforts to bring about change while preserving the heritage and tradition of East Cleveland residents.

NEEDS: $5,379 of 5,379 + Volunteers
Organizer
ryork
Location
(44112)
Total Needed
$5,379
Raised
$0
Volunteers Needed!

135th Street Beautification Project

The need is for environmental beautification of this block. Uplifting the morale in the community in a healthier and self-esteem way.

NEEDS: $2,925 of 3,125 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
Manhattan (10031)
Total Needed
$3,125
Raised
$200
Volunteers Needed!

2 Chef-Led Kids Cooking Classes

Helathy, hands-on, activity-filled cooking lessons explore local, seasonal, vegetarian, nut-free and often soy- and lactose-free international cuisine with children!

NEEDS: $874 of 994 + Volunteers
Organizer
stacey
Location
Queens (11103)
Total Needed
$994
Raised
$120
Volunteers Needed!

A Bike Story: Bike Jewelry Making

We need some wire and fasteners to hold our bike jewelry together!  Help a crafty child out.

NEEDS: $495 of 515
Organizer
helenshirley@gm...
Location
Queens (11104)
Total Needed
$515
Raised
$20

A Rainbow Garden at Mad Fun Farm

East Harlem is a food desert.

NEEDS: $210 of 1,080
Organizer
project leader
Location
Manhattan (10029)
Total Needed
$1,080
Raised
$870

A Small Green Patch - Community space and garden

A Small Green Patch: Raising money to help maintain A Small Green Patch, maintaining the garden and booking musical guests throughout the summer.

NEEDS: $2,444 of 3,275
Organizer
brooklyntam@yah...
Location
Brooklyn (11217)
Total Needed
$3,275
Raised
$831

A TASTE OF HOME

It's about healing.

NEEDS: $4,726 of 5,191
Organizer
cwdallas
Location
(80010)
Total Needed
$5,191
Raised
$465

ACT UP

ACT UP is a free weekend-long ACT preparatory workshop open to 60 Shelby County high school students who couldn't otherwise afford ACT tutoring.

NEEDS: $231 of 2,816
Organizer
Upswing Memphis
Location
(38112)
Total Needed
$2,816
Raised
$2,585

Adopt-A-Bin For Our School-Wide Recycling Initiative!

Reducing the waste that our school produces. If we are to tackle the world's environmental problems, we need to start at home, and at school.

NEEDS: $3,652 of 3,692 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
Queens (11372)
Total Needed
$3,692
Raised
$40
Volunteers Needed!

All People's Garden

The project for which we are asking funding would help us plant the backyard area. We'll plant seasonal vegetables (tomatoes, lettuce) in raised beds.

NEEDS: $1,456 of 1,620 + Volunteers
Organizer
admin
Location
Manhattan (10009)
Total Needed
$1,620
Raised
$164
Volunteers Needed!

All Summer Butterflies

The Friends of Haffen Park is seeking funding for The Summer of Butterflies, to create a butterfly garden in Haffen Park, to help the adults and children learn about these beautiful creatures.

NEEDS: $868 of 918 + Volunteers
Organizer
ioby staff
Location
The Bronx (10469)
Total Needed
$918
Raised
$50
Volunteers Needed!

Bailey-Holt House/Horticultural Society of New York garden project

A joint project, we attempt to empower others by growing herbs, flowers, and food while creating a sustainable and just food system.

NEEDS: $2,770 of 2,996 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
Manhattan (10018)
Total Needed
$2,996
Raised
$226
Volunteers Needed!

Bee Safe

Children will be protected from stings with full length bee suits. Suits have veils, and will also include gloves so that each child feels safe and confident around the hives.

 

NEEDS: $1,046 of 1,046
Organizer
challowell@penn...
Location
(02871)
Total Needed
$1,046
Raised
$0

Beneficial Mud Balls for the Gowanus

Our Gowanus Mud Ball project will gather the community to make mud balls and educate on beneficial microbes! Then a massive throw of 10,000 balls into a section of the Gowanus!

NEEDS: $1,426 of 1,655 + Volunteers
Organizer
ddmaucher
Location
Brooklyn (11215)
Total Needed
$1,655
Raised
$229
Volunteers Needed!

Bici Familia Carpinteria: Building A Green and Healthy Community

BiciFamilia Carpinteria is a bilingual family bike safety presentation including 'bike-on' skills followed by a group ride. Students may purchase a new helmet for $5. (FREE for those in need) after completion.

NEEDS: $74 of 1,065 + Volunteers
Organizer
Lori Lee
Location
(93013)
Total Needed
$1,065
Raised
$991
Volunteers Needed!

BikePool - Enjoy Safety and Fun in Numbers!

Transform your commute! BikePool makes it easy to get on your bike, join other bike commuters, with easy hop on and off routes. 

NEEDS: $10,155 of 10,335 + Volunteers
Organizer
SVBC
Location
(95112)
Total Needed
$10,335
Raised
$180
Volunteers Needed!

Birds Chirping Rather Than Gunshots

We will organize residents  and collaborate with other volunteer groups and build tree guards and start taking care of the trees on our block.

NEEDS: $214 of 464 + Volunteers
Organizer
the 400's East ...
Location
Brooklyn (11226)
Total Needed
$464
Raised
$250
Volunteers Needed!

BKROT: Home Compost Collection and Youth Employment

BKROT employs youth to collect compost from Bushwick residents. It is designed as a local opportunity for community-wide education and economic empowerment for local youth.

NEEDS: $3,863 of 3,923 + Volunteers
Organizer
BEAN
Location
Brooklyn (11237)
Total Needed
$3,923
Raised
$60
Volunteers Needed!

Black Belt Bamboost Builds a Park

The overall goals include building a public bamboo park that will serve three main purposes in our community: educational center; public art space; and livability showcase.

 

NEEDS: $2,428 of 2,610 + Volunteers
Organizer
TTownGreen
Location
(35473)
Total Needed
$2,610
Raised
$182
Volunteers Needed!

BQE Garden

Clean, green and beautify the east side of the BQE between 37th Avenue and Northern Blvd. in Jackson Heights. 

 

NEEDS: $697 of 927
Organizer
FODoherty
Location
Queens (11372)
Total Needed
$927
Raised
$230

Bread for the City's Southeast Center Rooftop Garden

BFC’s Food Program is expanding our Southeast Center rooftop garden, which is located in Anacostia. We provide workshops and safe green space for our clients to socialize, skill-share, and build community.

NEEDS: $872 of 1,012
Organizer
KristenKoz
Location
(20020)
Total Needed
$1,012
Raised
$140

Bringing Sunflowers to Orange Mound

We are working to create sunflower gardens in Orange Mound to beautify the community, remove toxins from the soil so we can plant food gardens in the future, and raise awareness about lead poisoning.

NEEDS: $375 of 515
Organizer
MichaelHull
Location
(38114)
Total Needed
$515
Raised
$140

Brooklyn Compost Map

Brooklyn Compost Collective make an online and printed map highlighting compost work, and provide educational and outreach opportunities.

NEEDS: $3,044 of 3,125 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
Brooklyn ()
Total Needed
$3,125
Raised
$81
Volunteers Needed!

Bye Bye Basura

Bye Bye Basura is a watershed awareness and pollution prevention program for elementary school students in San Pablo, California. We aim to teach children how to protect our precious water resources.

NEEDS: $1,494 of 1,734
Organizer
SPsistercity
Location
(94806)
Total Needed
$1,734
Raised
$240

Campolindo Compost & Recycling Program

Cats C.A.R.E. (Compost And Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Everyday) is designed to make Campolindo High School an environmentally concious community and drastically decrease the schools carbon footprint.

NEEDS: $1,534 of 1,554
Organizer
GlobalStudentEmbassy
Location
(94556)
Total Needed
$1,554
Raised
$20

Chicago Demonstration Gardens

We're promoting the use of easy-care flowerbeds, wildflowers, and edible landscapes by creating demonstration gardens, including participation by community volunteers and job reentry training programs.

NEEDS: $2,271 of 3,125 + Volunteers
Organizer
Bill Morrisett
Location
(60609)
Total Needed
$3,125
Raised
$854
Volunteers Needed!

Chicken Apprenticeship Workshops

The Chicken Apprenticeship will teach community members the basics of raising hens in the city. The Apprenticeship includes hands on workshops independent work with the hens, readings and field trips.

NEEDS: $614 of 1,315 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
(11216)
Total Needed
$1,315
Raised
$701
Volunteers Needed!

Children's Organic Food Patch Workshops

Broadly, we wish to address the growing rate of diabetes, collapsing food economy, inequality of access to affordable organic produce, and the lapse of environmental education on food production in

NEEDS: $1,954 of 3,220 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
Manhattan (10009)
Total Needed
$3,220
Raised
$1,266
Volunteers Needed!

Clean Greens Market Seasonal Opening

We currently have two farm stands, one in the Central District and the other in Columbia City.

NEEDS: $7,849 of 8,069 + Volunteers
Organizer
lcross2781
Location
(98122)
Total Needed
$8,069
Raised
$220
Volunteers Needed!

Climate Friendly Gardeners

Help fund workshops for BLT and MLT gardeners to learn about global warming and steps they can take to reduce their carbon footprint in their own gardens.

NEEDS: $1,314 of 1,944 + Volunteers
Organizer
admin
Location
City-wide (10003)
Total Needed
$1,944
Raised
$630
Volunteers Needed!

Community Gardening | Permaculture Awareness

Come get your hands dirty at the R.Y.P.E. community garden! We would like to cordially invite you to get your hands dirty at our Galactic Organic Garden in Buena Vista and learn about ecology and permaculture.

NEEDS: $5,935 of 5,975 + Volunteers
Organizer
rypemiami
Location
(33137)
Total Needed
$5,975
Raised
$40
Volunteers Needed!

Composting " College"

Compost your way to a greener Queens

NEEDS: $702 of 752 + Volunteers
Organizer
cornucopiasociety1
Location
Queens (11355)
Total Needed
$752
Raised
$50
Volunteers Needed!

Composting Toilets

The environmental problem the project will address is how human waste (poop) contaminants that would go into our water can be properly handled by composting.

NEEDS: $2,639 of 2,750 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
The Bronx (10474)
Total Needed
$2,750
Raised
$111
Volunteers Needed!

Concrete Green

"Whether it's a roof top garden, solar panels, edible walls or rain water capture, we make your green dreams a reality."

             

NEEDS: $4,947 of 5,267 + Volunteers
Organizer
YMPJ-SBU
Location
The Bronx (10468)
Total Needed
$5,267
Raised
$320
Volunteers Needed!

Connect 53212

Help fund a neighborhood asset map aimed at encouraging people to walk, bike and bus in Milwaukee's Harambee and Riverwest communities.

NEEDS: $2,236 of 2,301 + Volunteers
Organizer
tonybikes
Location
(53212)
Total Needed
$2,301
Raised
$65
Volunteers Needed!

Connect2Lead

ASC3 will work with the three major community organizations, to identity and recruit community leaders in the neighborhood in need of technology training and internet access.

NEEDS: $5,185 of 5,185 + Volunteers
Organizer
wdavis
Location
(44106)
Total Needed
$5,185
Raised
$0
Volunteers Needed!

Cookbook Fundraiser for Astoria CSA

This long-term project compiles healthy family recipes from our members, using the vegetables we receive throughout the season as the main ingredient.

NEEDS: $950 of 1,026
Organizer
stacey
Location
Queens (11106)
Total Needed
$1,026
Raised
$76

Culinary Kids Farm Rockaway Project

Students will learn about planting and growing crops, Composting, Vermiculture & Aquaculture.

NEEDS: $2,832 of 3,240 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
Queens (11691)
Total Needed
$3,240
Raised
$408
Volunteers Needed!

Diatize

Diatize will change lives and promote healthy eating.

NEEDS: $8,610 of 8,675
Organizer
Diatize
Location
Manhattan (10027)
Total Needed
$8,675
Raised
$65

Down to Earth Community Garden

A place designed to help people grow and learn with others who wish to do the same. The garden will feature veggie growin’ and education to help us live healthy, sustainable lives!

NEEDS: $4,572 of 4,612 + Volunteers
Organizer
Down to Earth G...
Location
(53144)
Total Needed
$4,612
Raised
$40
Volunteers Needed!

E. 200th Street Stroll

In celebrating our great City of Euclid and its residents, the E. 200th Street Stroll exists to promote E. 200th Street businesses and the community resources available to all.

NEEDS: $3,075 of 3,125 + Volunteers
Organizer
sherriezagorc
Location
(44119)
Total Needed
$3,125
Raised
$50
Volunteers Needed!

E.112 Street Family Garden

Families garden!

NEEDS: $3,249 of 3,949
Organizer
ella
Location
(44105)
Total Needed
$3,949
Raised
$700

Eat, Compost, Grow, Repeat

Creating a viable compost program at Phoebe Hearst Elementary School in Sacramento, California.

NEEDS: $1,065 of 1,065
Organizer
phoebe.fundrais...
Location
(95816)
Total Needed
$1,065
Raised
$0

Eating Healthy in Bed-Stuy

Global warming is demanding that humans acquire new consumption habits fast.

NEEDS: $2,253 of 3,450
Organizer
project leader
Location
(11221)
Total Needed
$3,450
Raised
$1,197

Electric Car

Build an Electric vehicle for the delivery of raw ice cream.  A local ice cream manufacturer in New York.

 

NEEDS: $2,100 of 2,160
Organizer
Raw
Location
Brooklyn (11203)
Total Needed
$2,160
Raised
$60

Espiritu Tierra Community Garden water harvesting/rain garden

The rain garden and water harvesting system will help to secure the health of a community garden and neighborhood.

NEEDS: $3,607 of 3,834 + Volunteers
Organizer
Espiritu Tierra...
Location
Brooklyn (11211)
Total Needed
$3,834
Raised
$227
Volunteers Needed!

Farm Visit

We make local fruits and veggies more accessible to our community by running the CSA, which partners with Golden Earthworm Farm on Long Island.

NEEDS: $419 of 604
Organizer
project leader
Location
Queens (11106)
Total Needed
$604
Raised
$185

Feed the Farm Share

Support the subsidized share program for Crown Heights Farm Share, to bring healthy, fresh food to more families. If every member of the CSA gives $25, we can reach 50 families in our neighborhood next season.

NEEDS: $4,304 of 5,435
Organizer
Crown Heights CSA
Location
Brooklyn (11216)
Total Needed
$5,435
Raised
$1,131

Fernando Valencia Hair With Purpose

Supporting the work of the Ali Forney Center, a shelter for at-risk LGBT youth in New York City.

NEEDS: $1,800 of 2,195
Organizer
Fernando Valencia
Location
Brooklyn (11218)
Total Needed
$2,195
Raised
$395

Fight for Drivers Licenses Training Drive

We are working to send 5 community members to an intensive week-long organizing training where we will gain the skills to learn how to move our legislative campagin forward in Pennsylvania. 

 

NEEDS: $2,320 of 2,610
Organizer
LuchaProLicenciasPA
Location
(21090)
Total Needed
$2,610
Raised
$290

Fitness Zone Suitable for Individuals with Disabilities

A brand new fitness zone in Kendall Indian Hammocks Park suitable for individuals with disabilities. This will give these individuals a greater chance to live healthy lives and promote health and wellness for everyone.

NEEDS: $6,235 of 16,400 + Volunteers
Organizer
adominguez212
Location
(33173)
Total Needed
$16,400
Raised
$10,165
Volunteers Needed!

Fixers Collective

We want to expand our outreach to the other four boroughs and host Fixing Sessions there.   At first, we would guide people and then lead them to a point where they can  host their own Fixing Sessions.

NEEDS: $4,252 of 4,252 + Volunteers
Organizer
fixerscollective
Location
Multi-borough (11215)
Total Needed
$4,252
Raised
$0
Volunteers Needed!

Forget the Bag! Rewards Program

A pilot distribution of loyalty cards is planned to be distributed to 2 local shops to inspire their customers to use less, waste less, and be loyal to the businesses that care for the environment that surrounds them.

NEEDS: $654 of 687 + Volunteers
Organizer
NewSchoolers
Location
Manhattan (10012)
Total Needed
$687
Raised
$33
Volunteers Needed!

Fort McHenry Field Day

We need your help. Donate or volunteer today!

NEEDS: $5,013 of 5,185 + Volunteers
Organizer
National Aquarium
Location
(21230)
Total Needed
$5,185
Raised
$172
Volunteers Needed!

Framing at The Art Palace

Framing My World

NEEDS: $5,185 of 5,185
Organizer
GwenGarth
Location
(44104)
Total Needed
$5,185
Raised
$0

Free Wi-Fi at Corona Plaza!

Enhance the Corona Plaza experience with Free Wi-Fi!

NEEDS: $5,083 of 5,185
Organizer
QEDC
Location
Queens (11104)
Total Needed
$5,185
Raised
$102

Fund a Community Organizer for Cleveland Heights

Help us build, enhance and promote community in Cleveland Heights by supporting the new Community Organizer position at FutureHeights!

NEEDS: $24,313 of 25,785
Organizer
FutureHeights
Location
(44118)
Total Needed
$25,785
Raised
$1,472

Gardening in the Highlands of Lynn, Mass.

We will expand our community garden, hiring youth who will build and manage a community garden at the City's Cook St. Park.

NEEDS: $4,675 of 7,200 + Volunteers
Organizer
dagass
Location
(01902)
Total Needed
$7,200
Raised
$2,525
Volunteers Needed!

Gowanus Curbside Rain Garden

A rain garden, alive with hardy native plants, could bring this Brooklyn street to life and spark an affordable, replicable model of beauty, sustainability, and resiliency.

NEEDS: $3,275 of 3,275
Organizer
localoffice
Location
Brooklyn (11215)
Total Needed
$3,275
Raised
$0

Green Breakfast Club

This campaign will allow us to transition into Village Green, the peer to peer resource exchange for triple bottom line startups, those that impact people, profit and planet.

NEEDS: $12,241 of 12,293 + Volunteers
Organizer
green breakfast club
Location
Manhattan (10009)
Total Needed
$12,293
Raised
$52
Volunteers Needed!

Green Economy Leadership Training

Building the the supply of a green workforce and creating the demand for a green economy in our community.

NEEDS: $10,123 of 10,335 + Volunteers
Organizer
GELTDetroit
Location
(48203)
Total Needed
$10,335
Raised
$212
Volunteers Needed!

Green First in the 'Burgh

The Clean Rivers Campaign is transforming our regions largest public investment into a green-first plan that maximizes community benefits.

NEEDS: $2,955 of 5,185
Organizer
Clean Rivers Ca...
Location
(15222)
Total Needed
$5,185
Raised
$2,230

GreenDay 2012

An exciting environmental event for young and old.

 

NEEDS: $2,046 of 2,071 + Volunteers
Organizer
GreenDay2012
Location
Manhattan (10038)
Total Needed
$2,071
Raised
$25
Volunteers Needed!

Greening the Newkirk Avenue Corridor

Help the Newkirk Cares Collaborative care for street trees along Newkirk Avenue!

NEEDS: $295 of 481 + Volunteers
Organizer
Newkirk.Collabo...
Location
Brooklyn (NY)
Total Needed
$481
Raised
$186
Volunteers Needed!

H.E.A.L.T.H for Youths Outdoor Art Event

At the end of this project we would like the students involved to participate in an artistic endeavor that is collaborative and exciting!  The outcome will hopefully be that those students can learn from each other.

NEEDS: $206 of 206 + Volunteers
Organizer
hbutts
Location
Manhattan (10034)
Total Needed
$206
Raised
$0
Volunteers Needed!

Help Green City Force get wheels!

Help GCF get wheels, supporting Corps Members as they provide low-income residents with low-cost measures and education that can lower utility bills, while simultaneously reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

NEEDS: $1,518 of 2,095
Organizer
GreenCityForce
Location
Brooklyn (11201)
Total Needed
$2,095
Raised
$577

Help Network

We (Founder Christian Luna- Labee, General Manager Rebecca Tello, and fellow Danielle Shaw) wish to raise enough funds to have a small office where we can house our volunteer administrators to expand our impact. 

NEEDS: $5,094 of 5,435 + Volunteers
Organizer
helpnetwork
Location
Manhattan (10017)
Total Needed
$5,435
Raised
$341
Volunteers Needed!

Herbman Medicinal Healing Garden

Install a garden that will provide herbal plants and their derivatives to the community. Organic, natural medicinal herbs will boost communal wellbeing and health.

NEEDS: $18,604 of 19,090 + Volunteers
Organizer
admin
Location
(11203)
Total Needed
$19,090
Raised
$486
Volunteers Needed!

Heritage Compost Project

Educate the neighborhood and reclaim organic waste.

NEEDS: $1,055 of 1,065
Organizer
Old Stone House
Location
Brooklyn (11215)
Total Needed
$1,065
Raised
$10

Hike the Heights 2013

Hike for health! Help us fundraise to encourage hundreds of people to hike through beautiful northern Manhattan.

NEEDS: $1,499 of 4,139
Organizer
CLIMB
Location
Manhattan (10032)
Total Needed
$4,139
Raised
$2,640

Home Sharing for Happier Living

Interested in home sharing but where and with whom? At facilitated community gatherings, you will meet others wondering the same thing. Licensed professionals will help you to evaluate your housing options wisely.

NEEDS: $2,336 of 3,125 + Volunteers
Organizer
Terry Edlin
Location
(60640)
Total Needed
$3,125
Raised
$789
Volunteers Needed!

Homewood Agricultural Project

 Turning vacant lots in Pittsburgh into hands-on opportunities for organic farming.

NEEDS: $2,030 of 2,160 + Volunteers
Organizer
sonyaboyd7
Location
(15208)
Total Needed
$2,160
Raised
$130
Volunteers Needed!

Human Impacts Home

We will open up the rooftop, basement, backyard and storefront of our headquarters in South Willamsburg for green building education!

NEEDS: $5,931 of 6,009 + Volunteers
Organizer
Human Impacts I...
Location
Brooklyn (11211)
Total Needed
$6,009
Raised
$78
Volunteers Needed!

Indy Redbud Project

The Indy Redbud Project is an urban environmental art project that will plant redbud trees and bring residents together to help make the inner city better. 

NEEDS: $920 of 1,065 + Volunteers
Organizer
Urban Patch
Location
(46205)
Total Needed
$1,065
Raised
$145
Volunteers Needed!

ioby City's Fair Urban Innovation Lab - CNU21, SLC

ioby will accept 501(c)3 tax-deductible donations to support this project's success, and put them towards a common supply of basic project materials to be available at the fair site as well as simple refreshments.

NEEDS: $600 of 650
Organizer
Karja
Location
(84101)
Total Needed
$650
Raised
$50

IS 204 Urban Wildlife Habitat and Learning Garden

Our Green Team decided to create an Urban Wildlife Habitat, a garden filled with shade-loving, native species suitable for a variety of wildlife along with an area dedicated to decomposers and composting.

NEEDS: $595 of 2,940
Organizer
lkorber2
Location
Queens (11106)
Total Needed
$2,940
Raised
$2,345

Java St Garden Collaborative Phase III

We're serving the community by continuing to build a space for personal enjoyment and for education on various environmental levels!

NEEDS: $4,813 of 21,809
Organizer
javastgarden
Location
(11222)
Total Needed
$21,809
Raised
$16,996

Jazzaponics!

We're transforming a vacant lot into a high-volume urban farm, environmental education facility, and jazz performance space!

NEEDS: $104,595 of 104,795
Organizer
jazzaponics
Location
Brooklyn (11205)
Total Needed
$104,795
Raised
$200

Kips Bay Public Plaza

The redesign of an access road as a public plaza.  Implementing a plaza in this space will provide a gathering space for residents, beautify the neighborhood and address current safety and traffic concerns. 

NEEDS: $9,985 of 10,335 + Volunteers
Organizer
KBNA
Location
Manhattan (10016)
Total Needed
$10,335
Raised
$350
Volunteers Needed!

Know Your Fitness DC

The Know Your Fitness Campaign is a health and wellness initiative, consisting of a series of free and fun workouts throughout the Washington Metropolitan area.

NEEDS: $8,005 of 8,135 + Volunteers
Organizer
Know Your Fitness DC
Location
(20002)
Total Needed
$8,135
Raised
$130
Volunteers Needed!

Leadership Intern Field Training

Sustainable South Bronx (SSBx) is a community organization dedicated to Environmental Justice through innovative, economically sustainable projects that are informed by community needs.

NEEDS: $792 of 2,415
Organizer
project leader
Location
The Bronx (10474)
Total Needed
$2,415
Raised
$1,623

Learn to Ride a Mountain Bike Trail in Highbridge Park

Children and adults alike will learn the proper techniques to design and build a sustainable trail and learn the techniques to ride singletrack trails while performing a highly aerobic activity.

NEEDS: $1,554 of 1,620 + Volunteers
Organizer
dawson
Location
Manhattan (10040)
Total Needed
$1,620
Raised
$66
Volunteers Needed!

Learn to Row Day

We prepare leaders for Learn to Row Day to involve the public in rowing traditional wooden (volunteer built!) Whitehall boats and a kids' pirate parade.

NEEDS: $1,047 of 1,065 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
Manhattan (10128)
Total Needed
$1,065
Raised
$18
Volunteers Needed!

Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

To cover the costs of putting our bookmobile on the streets of New Orleans by mid April.  This will be the ONLY bookmobile to serve Orleans Parish and the children of the city truly want and need it.

NEEDS: $1,284 of 4,155 + Volunteers
Organizer
reinedecoeur@ho...
Location
(70117)
Total Needed
$4,155
Raised
$2,871
Volunteers Needed!

LeTS Roll!

Help more people get out and ride in Central New Hampshire! Help us create Level of Traffic Stress Maps to show how to get the most out of road enhancements.

NEEDS: $3,821 of 5,906
Organizer
Bike-Walk Allia...
Location
(03301)
Total Needed
$5,906
Raised
$2,085

Literary Garden

NC students are growing vegetable gardens to feed those in need. To support their endeavor, library books are needed on gardening topics. We need to feed their minds as well as their bodies with good nutrition!

NEEDS: $320 of 575
Organizer
Ehusketh
Location
(27704)
Total Needed
$575
Raised
$255

Living City Brooklyn Gowanus

We envision an ultra-creative street sign project that marries destination pointers and green infrastructure elements such as stormwater management, green energy, alternative transportation. 

NEEDS: $3,953 of 4,160
Organizer
Living City Block
Location
Brooklyn (11231)
Total Needed
$4,160
Raised
$207

Local Spokes Youth Ambassadors Need Your Help!

Empowering teenagers to become neigborhood leaders through biking and education.

NEEDS: $2,040 of 2,095
Organizer
Recycle-A-Bicycle
Location
Manhattan (10002)
Total Needed
$2,095
Raised
$55

Love Your Neighbor LOVE BAGS

Volunteers & families will gather at Greater Christ Temple for a fun and educational activity that will raise awareness of energy efficiency. Love Bags will be distributed & windows will be installed at a home.

NEEDS: $543 of 618 + Volunteers
Organizer
Arkansas Interf...
Location
(72204)
Total Needed
$618
Raised
$75
Volunteers Needed!

Madison@Belvedere Bus Stop

The Madison/Belvedere bus stop can be a local artistic expression that tells the rich history of Midtown while hinting at its future. The design will incorporate jukebox elements and punk aesthetics.  

NEEDS: $6,425 of 6,425
Organizer
swade568@gmail.com
Location
(38104)
Total Needed
$6,425
Raised
$0

MAKE ASAP OFFICIAL FOR 2015!

ASAP is fundraising toward fiscal sponsorship, website hosting, and our public events!

NEEDS: $560 of 2,404 + Volunteers
Organizer
ArtistStudioAff...
Location
Multi-borough (10011)
Total Needed
$2,404
Raised
$1,844
Volunteers Needed!

Mammoth Lakes Community Garden

Working to build a community garden in Mammoth Lakes, CA. A place for residents to grow plants & relationships. 

NEEDS: $6,182 of 6,282
Organizer
Mammoth Lakes C...
Location
(93546)
Total Needed
$6,282
Raised
$100

Marin School of Environmental Leadership

MarinSEL is a school within a school focused on project-based education and environmental issues. It is designed to create community leaders of tomorrow.

 

NEEDS: $4,697 of 5,057
Organizer
SEI
Location
(94903)
Total Needed
$5,057
Raised
$360

Markus Manley Dream Fund

The Markus Manley Dream Fund helps youth fulfill their entrepreneurial dreams through proctored grants and learning opportunities.

NEEDS: $15,485 of 15,485
Organizer
weacademy
Location
(90802)
Total Needed
$15,485
Raised
$0

Memory Lane

Staff and volunteers of Northwest Wisconsin Community Services Agency, Inc. and the Lake Superior Master Gardener's will be responsible for the planting and care of the trees.

NEEDS: $784 of 809
Organizer
Northwest
Location
(54880)
Total Needed
$809
Raised
$25

MMS Boardwalk FULL-BUILD & MATERIALS

The design is done! Help us purchase construction materials and permits for the MMS Wolf River Harbor Boardwalk.

NEEDS: $5,700 of 5,700 + Volunteers
Organizer
newstok@mac.com
Location
(38103)
Total Needed
$5,700
Raised
$0
Volunteers Needed!

More Green For Less Green

Access to fresh produce is severely limited in the Bed-Stuy/Brownsville/Ocean Hill area.

NEEDS: $1,779 of 2,160 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
Brooklyn (11233)
Total Needed
$2,160
Raised
$381
Volunteers Needed!

Our Lady of Mercy School Garden's Welcome Center

The Our Lady of Mercy School Garden Club is raising money to purchase an outdoor bulletin board to share news and upcoming events with the community.

NEEDS: $310 of 330 + Volunteers
Organizer
interns
Location
Queens (11375)
Total Needed
$330
Raised
$20
Volunteers Needed!

PADS IN CLEVELAND

PADS provides sanitary pads, tampons, and hygiene products for underserved girls and women to promote pride, dignity and confidence.

NEEDS: $2,585 of 2,610
Organizer
Delesia718
Location
(44103)
Total Needed
$2,610
Raised
$25

PAINT LAMAR AVE.

A local artist will design a mural depicting elements of the local neighborhood history and install it on a blighted wall at 1673 Lamar. This removes a blight and replaces it with attractive urban art.

NEEDS: $2,628 of 3,383
Organizer
pigeonroost
Location
(38114)
Total Needed
$3,383
Raised
$755

Parts and Crafts at Somerville Public Schools

Nine 5-week courses, including: Intro to Computer Science, DIY Environmental Monitoring, and Intro to Electronics.

NEEDS: $15,445 of 15,485
Organizer
partsandcrafts
Location
(02143)
Total Needed
$15,485
Raised
$40

Pinch Pocket Park

The Pinch Neighborhood is stepping out.  Help us create a community space for neighbors to gather, have a picnic, or take a break on neighborhood stroll with their furry friends.  

NEEDS: $7,145 of 7,245 + Volunteers
Organizer
cknight33
Location
(38103)
Total Needed
$7,245
Raised
$100
Volunteers Needed!

PLANT - GROW - GIVE

PLANT - GROW - GIVE by MERCY HOME, Lifeskills, Lifelong

NEEDS: $1,210 of 2,140
Organizer
sjohnston
Location
Multi-borough (11211)
Total Needed
$2,140
Raised
$930

Plastic Bag Dropoff

Project seeks to reduce the number of plastic bags sent to landfill through recycling and reuse.

 

NEEDS: $318 of 373
Organizer
Plastic Bag Dropoff
Location
Manhattan (10011)
Total Needed
$373
Raised
$55

Plumb Beach Earth Day cleanup

Join us on Earth Day to make Plumb Beach a cleaner, better place for humans and wildlife.

NEEDS: $248 of 258 + Volunteers
Organizer
NYCAUDUBON
Location
Brooklyn (11235)
Total Needed
$258
Raised
$10
Volunteers Needed!

Pop-Up Protected Bike Lane Demonstration Kit

We will move innovative bike infrastructure projects from "can't be done" to "can't live without it!" by helping communities demonstrate how simple and easy it is to make streets safe for biking!

NEEDS: $4,780 of 5,185 + Volunteers
Organizer
Jason Van Driesche
Location
(05401)
Total Needed
$5,185
Raised
$405
Volunteers Needed!

PS 705/Exceed Campus Edible Teaching Garden

We hope that our garden will flourish for years to come and become an integral part of the curriculum at PS 705 and Exceed Charter school, and inspire our community to beautify other areas of our campus.

NEEDS: $5,165 of 5,435 + Volunteers
Organizer
PS 705 PTA
Location
Brooklyn (11238)
Total Needed
$5,435
Raised
$270
Volunteers Needed!

PushNation Inc.

Matches 3 trained college students (family coaches) with low-income families, supporting their push out of poverty for a year. This emerging movement has been tested and proven.

NEEDS: $15,985 of 16,235 + Volunteers
Organizer
PushNation
Location
(44104)
Total Needed
$16,235
Raised
$250
Volunteers Needed!

Put the People in the Picture: Barataria Wetlands Co-Monitoring

As attention fades from the BP disaster, residents who depend on the Barataria Bay marshes need to monitor their wetlands. Your contribution empowers communities to monitor the impacts of BP's oil.

NEEDS: $6,440 of 6,515 + Volunteers
Organizer
eustatic
Location
(70083)
Total Needed
$6,515
Raised
$75
Volunteers Needed!

Putting Crossing Guards on the Map

See crossing guard locations on the map.

NEEDS: $5,280 of 5,435 + Volunteers
Organizer
danielastone
Location
New Jersey (07103)
Total Needed
$5,435
Raised
$155
Volunteers Needed!

Quincy Healing Gardens

We have a number of voulunteer groups working with us including the Hands on NE Ohio organization and a small church located adjacent to the garden site.     

NEEDS: $5,185 of 5,185 + Volunteers
Organizer
dlmarks
Location
(44106)
Total Needed
$5,185
Raised
$0
Volunteers Needed!

RBSCC Project Ex.I.T.O Grows

I would like to raise $1,200 to assist students in building a compost, gardening boxes, students will plant garden, and up keep the garden.

NEEDS: $537 of 1,271
Organizer
mollybrown
Location
Brooklyn (11237)
Total Needed
$1,271
Raised
$734

Re-Energizing Gateway

The Growing Gateway Eco District offers low-income and seniors help with weatherization for their safety and health.  Helping to lower the costs of utilities and keeping them safely in their homes.

NEEDS: $7,620 of 7,760
Organizer
lrobinspdx@comc...
Location
(97220)
Total Needed
$7,760
Raised
$140

ReClaiming Home

Reclaiming Home aims to help residents of the Clark-Fulton & Stockyards neighborhood re-build pride in their home and neighborhood through exterior improvements while encouraging residents to come together.

NEEDS: $6,046 of 6,151
Organizer
SCFBC_CLE
Location
(44102)
Total Needed
$6,151
Raised
$105

Ride On! Bike Co-Op Fundraising Campaign

RideOn!’s primary mission is to empower the South-West Los Angeles community by providing hands-on education about bicycle repair and maintenance.

NEEDS: $3,855 of 5,500 + Volunteers
Organizer
Ade
Location
(90008)
Total Needed
$5,500
Raised
$1,645
Volunteers Needed!

Rides to Transform Communities

We'll ride bicycles to build community and shift perceptions of local sustainability efforts in a series of 4 rides in 4 Chicago communities during the month of September.

NEEDS: $2,866 of 3,125 + Volunteers
Organizer
Oboi Reed
Location
Total Needed
$3,125
Raised
$259
Volunteers Needed!

River Garden Tree Pit Project

NEEDS: $710 of 830 + Volunteers
Organizer
Beazerk
Location
(10467)
Total Needed
$830
Raised
$120
Volunteers Needed!

Roots Of Success Localization & Business Planning

Turning Green Curriculum Into Viable Businesses by incorporating current local market data into business, financial and operational planning, adding value to knowledge to make funding possible and success more probable.

NEEDS: $5,466 of 5,494 + Volunteers
Organizer
NLEH
Location
(44120)
Total Needed
$5,494
Raised
$28
Volunteers Needed!

Save Alaska’s Wild Salmon — with the Power of Music!

Musicians United To Protect Bristol Bay is building and promoting a new music video channel to get the message out there about the fight to stop the Pebble Mine.

NEEDS: $4,626 of 8,275
Organizer
admin
Location
Total Needed
$8,275
Raised
$3,649

Save Farm School NYC!

Growing food, leaders and communities in New York City

NEEDS: $14,890 of 25,785 + Volunteers
Organizer
farmschoolnyc
Location
Multi-borough (10036)
Total Needed
$25,785
Raised
$10,895
Volunteers Needed!

Secure Bicycle Parking Space

Hug Your Bicycle AND Keep It Safe with the Secure Bicycle Parking Space. ParkENT Cycles supplies secure bicycle parking to prevent theft.

NEEDS: $5,275 of 5,435
Organizer
ParkENTCycles
Location
(30068)
Total Needed
$5,435
Raised
$160

Shore Road Community Compost Collection Site

The Yellow Hook CSA and Narrows Botanical Gardens will build and maintain a community compost collection site to turn residential food scraps and wastes from the NBG into compost to be used at the NBG.

NEEDS: $1,413 of 1,533 + Volunteers
Organizer
kwimsatt
Location
Brooklyn (11209)
Total Needed
$1,533
Raised
$120
Volunteers Needed!

smallwater Community Center and Garden

Transforming our vacant lot into a community garden.

NEEDS: $727 of 5,185
Organizer
smallwater
Location
Queens (11693)
Total Needed
$5,185
Raised
$4,458

St. Johns County Bike Route Map

St. Johns County Bike Route aims to create a mutually beneficial road experience through fun education to cyclists and non cyclists in the form of an easy to use and read, regardless of age, pocket map.

NEEDS: $9,125 of 9,135 + Volunteers
Organizer
Velo Fest
Location
(32084)
Total Needed
$9,135
Raised
$10
Volunteers Needed!

Station Hope 2015

A block-party with a purpose, an arts event for the people, a celebration of hope.

 

NEEDS: $7,335 of 10,335 + Volunteers
Organizer
Raymond Bobgan
Location
(44113)
Total Needed
$10,335
Raised
$3,000
Volunteers Needed!

Street Tree Guard Building Clinic

BrooklynShade offers free 2 hour clinics in affordable wooden Tree Guard construction and proper tree care.

NEEDS: $264 of 529 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
City-wide ()
Total Needed
$529
Raised
$265
Volunteers Needed!

Street Trees Need HELP

Volunteers will take the intensive and extensive pruner course and then be set loose to prune street trees in dire need of pruning.

NEEDS: $2,309 of 2,353 + Volunteers
Organizer
cornucopiasociety1
Location
Queens (11413)
Total Needed
$2,353
Raised
$44
Volunteers Needed!

Stryker Park

Friends of Stryker Park is committed to creating a park on the north side of 97th St. between Amsterdam and Columbus Avenues on the Upper West Side.

NEEDS: $625 of 1,115 + Volunteers
Organizer
Stryker Park
Location
Manhattan (10025)
Total Needed
$1,115
Raised
$490
Volunteers Needed!

Students Under the Stars

Students Under the Stars

 

 

NEEDS: $1,395 of 2,610
Organizer
timothycote
Location
Manhattan (10003)
Total Needed
$2,610
Raised
$1,215

Sun Powered Jobs

Combines land reuse, alternative energy, the hard to employ, and learning in an urban setting.

NEEDS: $4,399 of 5,185
Organizer
nsi
Location
(44103)
Total Needed
$5,185
Raised
$786

SWAG Project

SWAG Project is an urban farming, food justice + educational project in the South Ward of Newark. We grow food + build community through locally led projects that bring more fresh food + better health to our neighborhood.

NEEDS: $1,580 of 6,189 + Volunteers
Organizer
SWAG Project
Location
New Jersey (07112)
Total Needed
$6,189
Raised
$4,609
Volunteers Needed!

Swing Camp for Kids!

Building mindful, culturally sensitive, creative community leaders through swing dance.

NEEDS: $5,185 of 5,185 + Volunteers
Organizer
Valerie Salstrom
Location
(44109)
Total Needed
$5,185
Raised
$0
Volunteers Needed!

TAKE THIS X: The OAAU @ 50

Upon the 50th anniversary of the leader’s death, artists, educators and activists in Harlem ask an urgent question: What if Malcolm X had lived?

 

NEEDS: $4,607 of 8,275 + Volunteers
Organizer
The Freedwomen'...
Location
Manhattan (10027)
Total Needed
$8,275
Raised
$3,668
Volunteers Needed!

Taking Liberty

Taking Liberty is an initiative of SustyQ to establish a safe, beautiful, green, and clean open community space along 10 blocks of the retail district of Liberty Avenue in Richmond Hill, Queens.

NEEDS: $18,228 of 19,348 + Volunteers
Organizer
SustyQ
Location
Queens (11419)
Total Needed
$19,348
Raised
$1,120
Volunteers Needed!

The Bronx Wellness Center

We're starting a wellness center that will provide quality care and health counseling to residents of the Bronx.

NEEDS: $1,639 of 1,889 + Volunteers
Organizer
David
Location
The Bronx (10458)
Total Needed
$1,889
Raised
$250
Volunteers Needed!

The Fire Escape Club

The Fire Escape Club will unite and support fire escape gardeners in Crown Heights!

NEEDS: $755 of 756 + Volunteers
Organizer
gwhitley0
Location
Brooklyn (11216)
Total Needed
$756
Raised
$1
Volunteers Needed!

The Flood Way

The Flood Way is a film about floods, and the ways in which human society interacts with and shapes them. The film speaks about floods in general, but centers on the life and history of the Willamette River.

NEEDS: $1,940 of 2,160
Organizer
lewismar
Location
(97331)
Total Needed
$2,160
Raised
$220

The Garden of Social Awareness indoor garden

Environmental education will be addressed by teaching the students the importance of plants on human wellness, and the environment.

NEEDS: $458 of 648 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
The Bronx (10451)
Total Needed
$648
Raised
$190
Volunteers Needed!

The Human Powered Mobile School

This project will document the Eugene, OR Mobile School Presentations and disseminate information about them through a cross country “Pony Express” style ride using a human powered cargo bike.

 

NEEDS: $11,275 of 11,365 + Volunteers
Organizer
cat@catoregon.org
Location
(97401)
Total Needed
$11,365
Raised
$90
Volunteers Needed!

The Ladies Program

Last years events included movies night, introduction workshops, maintenance and manicures, garden parties, fashion events, comedy & burlesque and rides.

NEEDS: $1,450 of 1,650 + Volunteers
Organizer
thebirdwheel
Location
City-wide
Total Needed
$1,650
Raised
$200
Volunteers Needed!

The New 123rd Street Community Garden

The 123rd Street community garden was destroyed by a building collapse in 2012. Help us rebuild our urban oasis.

NEEDS: $4,446 of 4,841 + Volunteers
Organizer
Urban Patch
Location
Manhattan (10027)
Total Needed
$4,841
Raised
$395
Volunteers Needed!

The Rockville Bike Hub - Mobile Shop

The Rockville Bike Hub aims to enable members of the community to maintain their bicycles, to educate community members about benefits of biking and to promote bicycle transportation.

NEEDS: $2,676 of 4,571
Organizer
RockvilleBikeHub
Location
(20852)
Total Needed
$4,571
Raised
$1,895

The Terrace at Macaulay Honors

The Terrace at Macaulay Honors is a green roof project that will be located at the flagship building of the CUNY's Macaulay Honors College.

NEEDS: $10,265 of 10,335 + Volunteers
Organizer
project leader
Location
Manhattan (10023)
Total Needed
$10,335
Raised
$70
Volunteers Needed!

Third Thursdays in Bliss Plaza

Introducing arts programming to Sunnyside's Bliss Plaza - a new public space right under the elevated 7 train.

NEEDS: $4,431 of 5,185 + Volunteers
Organizer
sunnysideshines
Location
Queens (11104)
Total Needed
$5,185
Raised
$754
Volunteers Needed!

Turning a Classroom into a Garden

The children will learn and then manage a compost bin throughout the school year and then periodically use the compost to help grow plants and herbs in our classroom. 

NEEDS: $206 of 324
Organizer
Shari
Location
Manhattan (10027)
Total Needed
$324
Raised
$118

Urban Paradise Guild Garden Centers

UPG Garden Centers on 6.5 acres will become epicenters of change in Miami!

NEEDS: $63,445 of 72,249 + Volunteers
Organizer
Urban Paradise Guild
Location
Total Needed
$72,249
Raised
$8,804
Volunteers Needed!

Vacant Lot 2 Garden

We're starting a community garden in the neighborhood. We need raised beds, tools, and permission. 

NEEDS: $500 of 500
Organizer
admin
Location
(11215)
Total Needed
$500
Raised
$0

Watershed

Watershed - Fish on 14th St, is a multi-media public artwork that aims to build awareness and educate community members in and around NYC about water ecology, which is of the utmost importance for a city surrounded by wa

NEEDS: $6,122 of 6,215
Organizer
14th Street Y
Location
Manhattan (10003)
Total Needed
$6,215
Raised
$93

We "Woolly " Need A Garden

We would like to  turn our concrete school into a greener and more beautiful learning community for all to experience.  A woolly garden will allow us to do just that by using our fences to plant.

NEEDS: $1,367 of 1,477
Organizer
jandujar
Location
Queens (11368)
Total Needed
$1,477
Raised
$110

We Are Family Neighborhood Center

We Are Family CDC has inherited a building that needs major repairs.

NEEDS: $3,220 of 3,275 + Volunteers
Organizer
wafcdc
Location
(38114)
Total Needed
$3,275
Raised
$55
Volunteers Needed!

We Keep you Rollin'

Our community services will help keep "your" bike wheels rolling, from neighborhood to neighborhood,

as we strive to live healthier lifestyles.

NEEDS: $3,060 of 3,254 + Volunteers
Organizer
Deloris Lucas
Location
(60827)
Total Needed
$3,254
Raised
$194
Volunteers Needed!

Womyn of Color and LGBTQ Healing Arts Collective

The Womyn of Color and LGBTQ Healing Arts Collective will create a model for community owned healing spaces through Reproductive health workshops.

NEEDS: $2,590 of 2,610 + Volunteers
Organizer
WOCHA
Location
(10454)
Total Needed
$2,610
Raised
$20
Volunteers Needed!

Young Activists Project

NEE is dedicated to creating economic opportunity in New Mexico powered by clean energy. We are fundraising to pay for two summer intern positions.

NEEDS: $3,075 of 3,125
Organizer
New Energy Economy
Location
(87505)
Total Needed
$3,125
Raised
$50