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Get up to $5,000 DOUBLED for creative, resident-led projects that are powering our thriving neighborhoods. 

Tell us your idea!
 

The Con Edison Power Up Neighborhood Match is available for projects that: 

  • Promote local solutions to environmental issues.
  • Make your neighborhood greener through caring for parks, gardens, or street trees, and that encourage resident use of and engagement with green spaces.
  • Beautify and enliven communities with the visual and performing arts, make art more accessible to a broad audience, or engage community members in the creation of art.
  • Take place in an eligible location in New York City and Westchester County. 

Eligibility Details

Want to discuss your project and see if it’s a good fit?
Contact us at matches@ioby.org

How does it work? 

When you crowdfund on ioby for a project that is eligible for this match, donations will be doubled instantly so you can raise the money you need twice as fast. If someone donates $25, your page will reflect a donation of $50!

To get started, just share your project idea with us and we'll reach out to confirm that your project is eligible to be matched. Once you've been approved, you can get started crowdfunding and doubling your donations! This match is first come, first served, so the sooner you can get your campaign off the ground the better chance you'll be able to get up to $5,000 in donations matched. 

Completely new to ioby and crowdfunding? Learn more about ioby! 

Share your idea to get started!

If your project isn’t the right fit for this match program, you may still be eligible to fundraise on ioby without matching funds, which will still give you access to our training materials, low-fees, fiscal sponsorship, and one-on-one support from an experienced ioby Leader Success Strategist. 

Support a project below and get your donation doubled, or start a project of your own to be featured here!

  • Mayleen Cumberbatch is 92 years old.

    Ocean Hill/East Bushwick Elder Boxes

    We're delivering fresh fruit and vegetables, plus pantry staples, to elders in our community who are shut-in because of the pandemic.

    NEEDS: $0 of 10,342 + Volunteers
  • Brooklyn PS 20 Green Arts program

    Help us fund art and gardening classes for every student, bees, a more spacious Green Arts classroom and much more!

    NEEDS: $0 of 15,130
  • Father Fagan Park 2020 Flower Fund

    During these challenging times, fresh air, flowers, and the opportunity for respite feel more critical than ever.  

    NEEDS: $0 of 11,170 + Volunteers
  • Summer 2019 volunteering at a local community garden for our day of service.

    A Summer of Healing

    Help support our young "Light Workers" this summer as we work together to create a healthier, empowered, equitable community.  

    NEEDS: $0 of 10,345
  • South Bronx Concert Series - Quarantine Edition

    Singer, Elissa Carmona will create and produce the third annual "South Bronx Concert Series - Quarantine Edition", a series of ten virtual concerts that will run from May through December 2020. 

    NEEDS: $0 of 10,908
  • Neighbors take home some Dasheen Bush (a.k.a Taro Leaves) from last year's harvest

    Farming for our Community!

    Help the Wyckoff Farmhouse team cultivate our 3,000 square-feet of growing space to provide produce for our local community in East Flatbush and Brownsville. 

    NEEDS: $0 of 21,340