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Do you have ideas for improving your neighborhood? Are you interested in using crowdfunding to raise money to help your community thrive, especially by turning a vacant or abandoned lot into a community garden or multi-purpose community space? This brand new webinar is about raising money and organizing neighbor support for community garden projects. From converting a vacant lot into a neighborhood greenspace to planting an herb garden, superstar ioby leaders and experienced fundraisers will share their tips, challenges, and triumphs to successful greening. 

This Crowdfunding For Community Gardens webinar recording includes:

  • Two community leaders talk about creating a community garden in their neighborhood, including results to get inspired. 
  • How to build a team and develop leadership to successfully build a community garden.
  • How storytelling can strengthen your fundraising strategy, mobilize neighbors and get buy-in from the community. 
  • How long term, structural change can be made with a community garden.
  • When crowdfunding is the right tool to raise funds for your project.


Sheryll Durant of the Sustainable Flatbush Healing Herb Garden

Avital Aboody formerly of the H.A.C.E.R. Project’s Gilliam Family Community Space and Garden


Jennifer Allen, ioby's City Action Strategist