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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!

  • Hike the Heights the Pit

    Hike the Heights - Sweet 16

    Join the resistance and support community joy! This annual celebration is only possible with generous support of neighbors and friends like you.

    NEEDS: $10,908 of 10,908
  • Teddy Bear Project:  SUNDAYS@11

    Bronx River Wildflower Corridor

    SUNDAYS@11 is planting 4000 wildflowers each year to beautify Bronx River and it's neighboring communities.  Our group is seeking to aquire funds for seed starting over 45 species native to NYC.


    NEEDS: $0 of 3,295 + Volunteers
  • EarthWeek at PS3

    PS3 students, staff and families are friends of the earth.

    NEEDS: $1,067 of 1,067
  • Offline Kid Time, Inc.

    Nonprofit corporation providing free membership to parents wanting their children to have another alternative to screen time that fosters imagination, creativity and community.


    NEEDS: $0 of 22,708
  • SPNA Logo

    Summer in the Square

    Outdoor music events for the whole community all summer long in Stuyvesant Square Park!

    NEEDS: $3,280 of 5,000 + Volunteers
  • "We're Still Here..."

    We're Still Here... is a outdoor exhibition featuring portraits of Brooklyn residents celebrating the resilience, strength, and diversity of the community. 

    NEEDS: $0 of 6,545 + 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
  • Future United Garden Location


    Help us to create a School Garden that unites our Brooklyn Community through growing & learning together.

    NEEDS: $0 of 6,794