In 2018, ioby teamed up with the  Cleveland Climate Action Fund and Resilient Cleveland to award dollar-for-dollar matching funds to community projects that prepare Cleveland neighborhoods for the impacts of climate change.

The projects below were selected to receive a dollar-for-dollar match of the funds equivalent to half their fundraising goal. The Cleveland Climate Action Fund doubled donations from the generous Cleveland residents that supported these projects for a more sustainable and resilient Cleveland!

Funded projects:  


  • BIOCYCLER building recycler


    Inspired by nature and using natural organisms redhouse studio aims to recycle building waste right here in Cleveland, Ohio. Help support this proof of concept to mitigate construction waste, and build susitainably.

    NEEDS: $0 of 8,725 + Volunteers
  • Detroit Shoreway trees

    Cleveland: Private Trees for Public Good

    Bringing Arbor Day Foundation's Community Canopy program to Cleveland to connect home and business owners with trees and tree experts

    NEEDS: $0 of 1,120 + Volunteers

    Lets beautify and reclaim the community by turning food waste into BLACK GOLD!

    NEEDS: $0 of 720 + Volunteers
  • Save the World with Worms!

    Feed worms, not landfills! Make awesome compost, keep food scraps out of landfills, and reduce greenhouse gases with worms.

    NEEDS: $0 of 5,659
  • Our entrance to the garden.

    The Art of Nature

    Paying students to grow and maintain a garden while mentoring neighborood kids and creating art!

    NEEDS: $0 of 5,010