American Littoral Society's Operation Milkweed: Save the Monarch!

Help the ALS purchase milkweed plants to restore habitat for the disappearing migratory monarch butterfly with students from P.S.47!

NEEDS: $1,100 of 1,580
Organizer
americanlittora...
Location
Queens (11693)
Total Needed
$1,580
Raised
$480

The Continental Avenue Tree Guards

The project will promote attention to our environment while at the same time enhance the appearance of our community and protect our trees. We will create a more uniform and dynamic look to our urban streetscape.  

NEEDS: $3,461 of 4,571 + Volunteers
Organizer
smelnick718
Location
Queens (11375)
Total Needed
$4,571
Raised
$1,110
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: $994 of 994 + Volunteers
Organizer
stacey
Location
Queens (11103)
Total Needed
$994
Raised
$0
Volunteers Needed!

The QueensWay: Next Step

The QueensWay is the transformation of 3.5 miles of the abandoned LIRR Rockaway Beach Branch into a "cultural greenway".

NEEDS: $0 of 875
Organizer
Frank Lupo
Location
Queens (11375)
Total Needed
$875
Raised
$875

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

Varied Resources Garden

The shared garden should make CHILDREN get back to telling us how WE can have fun outside every day. This will be a useful garden for fun, health, and education and not just for show.

NEEDS: $3,125 of 3,125 + Volunteers
Organizer
Varied Resources
Location
Queens (11427)
Total Needed
$3,125
Raised
$0
Volunteers Needed!

Allergic to Salad - Chef-Led 2 Class Series

We'll partner with a local restaurant for awesome chef-led classes.
Together we'll explore a healthy recipe, develop kitchen skills and cook!

NEEDS: $0 of 994 + Volunteers
Organizer
stacey
Location
Queens (11103)
Total Needed
$994
Raised
$994
Volunteers Needed!

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: $615 of 2,940
Organizer
lkorber2
Location
Queens (11106)
Total Needed
$2,940
Raised
$2,325

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

Shore Soup Project

We're a volunteer-led group preparing hot soups in Rockaway and delivering them door-to-door to Rockaway residents, all of whom have been hard hit by Hurricane Sandy.
NEEDS: $132,483 of 133,935 + Volunteers
Organizer
Shore Soup Project
Location
Queens (11693)
Total Needed
$133,935
Raised
$1,452
Volunteers Needed!

MELS Chicken CSA

Students have already worked to research raising chickens and how to maintain healthy chickens.  They will raise the chickens, collect their eggs and give them to CSA members.  

NEEDS: $2,735 of 2,735 + Volunteers
Organizer
MELS
Location
Queens (11375)
Total Needed
$2,735
Raised
$0
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: $505 of 515
Organizer
helenshirley@gm...
Location
Queens (11104)
Total Needed
$515
Raised
$10

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!

Emerald Awards 2012

Outstanding volunteers are honored each year in November for their great work during the year.

 

 

NEEDS: $0 of 412 + Volunteers
Organizer
cornucopiasociety1
Location
Queens (11413)
Total Needed
$412
Raised
$412
Volunteers Needed!

Daffodil Project Distribution-Fall 2012

We will be distributing Free 911 Daffodil Project bulbs to groups in Queens. We plan on giving hand tools to groups to help them with the planting. In 2011, over 25,000 bulbs were given to groups to plant in Queens.

NEEDS: $0 of 206 + Volunteers
Organizer
cornucopiasociety1
Location
Queens (11415)
Total Needed
$206
Raised
$250
Volunteers Needed!

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