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.
The need is for environmental beautification of this block. Uplifting the morale in the community in a healthier and self-esteem way.
Helathy, hands-on, activity-filled cooking lessons explore local, seasonal, vegetarian, nut-free and often soy- and lactose-free international cuisine with children!
We need some wire and fasteners to hold our bike jewelry together! Help a crafty child out.
A Small Green Patch: Raising money to help maintain A Small Green Patch, maintaining the garden and booking musical guests throughout the summer.
ATA Bridge Project: Artisically inspiring excellence in the North and South Collinwood communities.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A joint project, we attempt to empower others by growing herbs, flowers, and food while creating a sustainable and just food system.
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.
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!
The Arkansas Times is seeking funding to support a deep investigative reporting project focused on Arkansas's child welfare system.
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.
Transform your commute! BikePool makes it easy to get on your bike, join other bike commuters, with easy hop on and off routes.
We will organize residents and collaborate with other volunteer groups and build tree guards and start taking care of the trees on our block.
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.
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.
Clean, green and beautify the east side of the BQE between 37th Avenue and Northern Blvd. in Jackson Heights.
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.
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.
Brooklyn Compost Collective make an online and printed map highlighting compost work, and provide educational and outreach opportunities.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
We currently have two farm stands, one in the Central District and the other in Columbia City.
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.
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.
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.
"Whether it's a roof top garden, solar panels, edible walls or rain water capture, we make your green dreams a reality."
Help fund a neighborhood asset map aimed at encouraging people to walk, bike and bus in Milwaukee's Harambee and Riverwest communities.
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.
This long-term project compiles healthy family recipes from our members, using the vegetables we receive throughout the season as the main ingredient.
Students will learn about planting and growing crops, Composting, Vermiculture & Aquaculture.
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!
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.
Creating a viable compost program at Phoebe Hearst Elementary School in Sacramento, California.
We will be workshop facilitators and panelists, discussing food justice issues and how NYC’s faith community can engage with issues surrounding food justice.
Build an Electric vehicle for the delivery of raw ice cream. A local ice cream manufacturer in New York.
The rain garden and water harvesting system will help to secure the health of a community garden and neighborhood.
We make local fruits and veggies more accessible to our community by running the CSA, which partners with Golden Earthworm Farm on Long Island.
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.
Supporting the work of the Ali Forney Center, a shelter for at-risk LGBT youth in New York City.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Help us build, enhance and promote community in Cleveland Heights by supporting the new Community Organizer position at FutureHeights!
We will expand our community garden, hiring youth who will build and manage a community garden at the City's Cook St. Park.
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.
Building the the supply of a green workforce and creating the demand for a green economy in our community.
The Clean Rivers Campaign is transforming our regions largest public investment into a green-first plan that maximizes community benefits.
Help the Newkirk Cares Collaborative care for street trees along Newkirk Avenue!
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.
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.
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.
Install a garden that will provide herbal plants and their derivatives to the community. Organic, natural medicinal herbs will boost communal wellbeing and health.
Hike for health! Help us fundraise to encourage hundreds of people to hike through beautiful northern Manhattan.
5 sites exhibit tour at 5 boros of the spectacular 40ft museum quality 26th USCT diorama, moderated by the 26th USCT Interpreters.
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.
Turning vacant lots in Pittsburgh into hands-on opportunities for organic farming.
We will open up the rooftop, basement, backyard and storefront of our headquarters in South Willamsburg for green building education!
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.
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.
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.
We're serving the community by continuing to build a space for personal enjoyment and for education on various environmental levels!
We're transforming a vacant lot into a high-volume urban farm, environmental education facility, and jazz performance space!
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.
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.
Sustainable South Bronx (SSBx) is a community organization dedicated to Environmental Justice through innovative, economically sustainable projects that are informed by community needs.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
We envision an ultra-creative street sign project that marries destination pointers and green infrastructure elements such as stormwater management, green energy, alternative transportation.
Empowering teenagers to become neigborhood leaders through biking and education.
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.
To create public, no fee screenings of outstanding ecological (and other) documentary videos. Our goal is to entertain, educate and motivate.
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.
ASAP is fundraising toward fiscal sponsorship, website hosting, and our public events!
Working to build a community garden in Mammoth Lakes, CA. A place for residents to grow plants & relationships.
MarinSEL is a school within a school focused on project-based education and environmental issues. It is designed to create community leaders of tomorrow.
The Markus Manley Dream Fund helps youth fulfill their entrepreneurial dreams through proctored grants and learning opportunities.
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.
The design is done! Help us purchase construction materials and permits for the MMS Wolf River Harbor Boardwalk.
Access to fresh produce is severely limited in the Bed-Stuy/Brownsville/Ocean Hill area.
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.
PADS provides sanitary pads, tampons, and hygiene products for underserved girls and women to promote pride, dignity and confidence.
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.
Nine 5-week courses, including: Intro to Computer Science, DIY Environmental Monitoring, and Intro to Electronics.
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.
Project seeks to reduce the number of plastic bags sent to landfill through recycling and reuse.
Join us on Earth Day to make Plumb Beach a cleaner, better place for humans and wildlife.
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!
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.
We plan to purchase and install a bike repair station (with tire pump, bike stand and repair tools) for the Belle Isle Bicycles Skills Area.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
RideOn!’s primary mission is to empower the South-West Los Angeles community by providing hands-on education about bicycle repair and maintenance.
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.
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.
A new hydropinic system that will make our use of the space more efficient and vertical, while also needing less maintenance for watering so that we can serve more of our Harlem community.
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.
Hug Your Bicycle AND Keep It Safe with the Secure Bicycle Parking Space. ParkENT Cycles supplies secure bicycle parking to prevent theft.
Putnam Triangle Installation will provide much-needed shade and lights for all the old and new users of the Putnam Triangle Plaza.
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.
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.
A block-party with a purpose, an arts event for the people, a celebration of hope.
BrooklynShade offers free 2 hour clinics in affordable wooden Tree Guard construction and proper tree care.
Volunteers will take the intensive and extensive pruner course and then be set loose to prune street trees in dire need of pruning.
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.
Combines land reuse, alternative energy, the hard to employ, and learning in an urban setting.
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.
Building mindful, culturally sensitive, creative community leaders through swing dance.
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?
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.
We're starting a wellness center that will provide quality care and health counseling to residents of the Bronx.
The Fire Escape Club will unite and support fire escape gardeners in Crown Heights!
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.
Environmental education will be addressed by teaching the students the importance of plants on human wellness, and the environment.
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.
Last years events included movies night, introduction workshops, maintenance and manicures, garden parties, fashion events, comedy & burlesque and rides.
The 123rd Street community garden was destroyed by a building collapse in 2012. Help us rebuild our urban oasis.
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.
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.
Introducing arts programming to Sunnyside's Bliss Plaza - a new public space right under the elevated 7 train.
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.
UPG Garden Centers on 6.5 acres will become epicenters of change in Miami!
We're starting a community garden in the neighborhood. We need raised beds, tools, and permission.
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
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.
We Are Family CDC has inherited a building that needs major repairs.
Our community services will help keep "your" bike wheels rolling, from neighborhood to neighborhood,
as we strive to live healthier lifestyles.
The Womyn of Color and LGBTQ Healing Arts Collective will create a model for community owned healing spaces through Reproductive health workshops.
NEE is dedicated to creating economic opportunity in New Mexico powered by clean energy. We are fundraising to pay for two summer intern positions.