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The 2021 program is now closed. 

Tell us your idea!
 

The Con Edison Power Up Neighborhood Match supported 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. 
  • Please click the eligibility details below for further information and examples.

Eligibility Details

 

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!

  • Father Fagan Park 2021 Flower Fund

    When public parks thrive, neighborhoods thrive. FFP needs the community's support to remain a green, clean, and flowering oasis for residents and visitors to enjoy.  

    NEEDS: $0 of 15,495 + Volunteers
  • Summer Performance Series

    Broadway talent will be bustin'out all over during the West 132nd Street Community Garden Summer Performance Series!

     

     

    NEEDS: $0 of 6,720 + Volunteers
  • Compost Site & Greenhouse for East New York Farms!

    Help us build a solar-powered greenhouse and expand our community compost operation! Our goal is to increase support to our network of community gardeners through expanded seedling and compost distribution.

    NEEDS: $0 of 15,500
  • Machines in the Garden #3

    Machines in the Garden

    "Machines in the Garden" is a public-art photography project that considers how contemporary greening initiatives changes the urban fabric of Brooklyn.

    NEEDS: $0 of 6,417
  • Expand BUGS Compost Program

    Help BUGS middle school students transform garbage to treasure! With your support we can expand our composting capabilities, increase participation and understanding, and offer fun and engaging community programs.

    NEEDS: $0 of 7,841 + Volunteers
  • 5PM Porch Community Music Program

    A JPMP neighborhood teaching/performing story/song program for students and local career musicians in Kensington and Flatbush, Brooklyn.

    NEEDS: $0 of 2,774 + Volunteers