Groton Senior Center Community Gardens

Groton Senior volunteers building community in a garden at the Senior Center in partnership with Eastern Connecticut Community Gardens Association and the town of Groton to increase agriculture.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,589

Falling Spring Elementary Garden

Build a raised garden bed where students can grow vegetables and learn to connect with and care for their environment.

NEEDS: $0 of 648
A Compost Alex Member and Worm Castings

Compost Alex

PARKner with us, bring composting to City parks.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,020 + Volunteers

Composting in Western Queens

Composting in western Queens will bring more materials, workshops, and infrastructure for composting to Astoria, Long Island City, Jackson Heights, Sunnyside, and Woodside.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,271

Urban Meadow Compost Project

Purchase composters to recycle garden waste into compost, reduce waste we throw out from the Meadow, pilot a household waste composting program

NEEDS: $0 of 862

Brooklyn Compost Map

Brooklyn Compost Collective make an online and printed map highlighting compost work, and provide educational and outreach opportunities.

NEEDS: $2,944 of 3,125 + Volunteers

Prospect Farm: Compost Collection Bins

We want to build a 3 bin compost system to maximize our ability to collect compost, remediate the soil and improve the quality of what we grow in our garden.

NEEDS: $0 of 843 + Volunteers

Composting Toilets

The environmental problem the project will address is how human waste (poop) contaminants that would go into our water can be properly handled by composting.

NEEDS: $2,639 of 2,750 + Volunteers

Composting the Five Borough Bike Ride

Composting the Five Borough Bike Tour will reduce waste being trucked out, and create compost for five school gardens.

NEEDS: $0 of 428 + Volunteers

Composting Class

Our compost project teaches the benefits of composting, provides bins and worms, and instructions on and how to start and keep a bin.

NEEDS: $0 of 115 + Volunteers

The Compost Fairy

We are looking to buy a utility trailer for compost pick up, to expand with collecting leafs and yard waste.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,266 + Volunteers

Pumpkin Composting

We must dispose of our Jack O'Lanterns after Halloween, but where? Pumpkins can become fertilizer for gardens in the Spring if we compost them in the Fall. Don't throw Jack O'Lanterns into a landfill.
NEEDS: $0 of 55 + Volunteers

Junior Composter Course

The Junior Composter course is an internship for youth from underserved communities to engage in composting, urban agriculture, and environmental activism.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,262

Composting in North Brooklyn

Help us install a new fence that will help to keep us separated from our doggy friends next door and improve overall site operations.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,471 + Volunteers

Kids for Compost!

Help us turn our school lunch waste into soil we can use! With compost bins and supplies, we will reduce our environmental impact and learn about science.

NEEDS: $0 of 337

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

Turnin' and Burnin'...Compost!

Help us buy a tractor to manage the mountains of compost we're collecting and save our backs (and the Earth)! 

NEEDS: $0 of 1,551

Island Compost

Island Compost is a public school recycling system created to reduce organic waste while increasing soil fertility on Governors Island.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,230 + Volunteers

Connecticut Compost Conference

Educating Connecticut farmers and municipalities on composting and utilization to produce healthy soils, clean air and water, and a sustainable society.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,365

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

Pali's Compost For Change

Pali's EAST class wants to compost to promote green attitudes, reduce the amount of waste disposed of by the school, and lower the school's cost of waste disposal.

NEEDS: $0 of 278

BUGS Compost Comprehension & Contest!

BUGS 6th & 7th grade students will compete in a new contest for the lowest per capita waste production during lunch time - working their competitive & academic muscles!

NEEDS: $0 of 1,065

Homeslice Compost

Students and community will be working together to understand the physical impact of waste and to explore the option of waste reduction created by composting. From compost to growing, to food. Full Circle.

NEEDS: $0 of 487 + Volunteers

The Baltimore Compost Collective

The Baltimore Compost Collective needs a new vehicle to keep employing and mentoring disadvantaged Baltimore youth! These youth are collecting food scraps and turning them into compost for local food production.

NEEDS: $2,140 of 20,655 + Volunteers

BKROT: Home Compost Collection and Youth Employment

BKROT employs youth to collect compost from Bushwick residents. It is designed as a local opportunity for community-wide education and economic empowerment for local youth.

NEEDS: $3,843 of 3,923 + Volunteers

Queens County Farm Compost Project

We are planning to create an interactive compost site at the Queens County Farm Museum which help visitors connect with the farm in a direct way way while providing the Farm with rich vermicompost.

NEEDS: $0 of 262 + Volunteers

Compost-o-rama

The jack 'o' lantern and leaf project is a sure way to bring in more members of our community and expand our compost education program.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,080 + Volunteers

Revamp of Friends' Garden & Compost Site

We need your help to Revamp our Garden & Compost Site, allowing us to better serve the hundreds of people who come to learn and volunteer as we continue to grow and donate produce to those in need.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,471 + Volunteers

QB Compost Connection!

Green City Force and the NYC Compost Project Hosted by Big Reuse are partnering for a two part organics recycling outreach event at Queensbridge Houses, NYCHA.

NEEDS: $0 of 691

PS 11 Garden

Help us get a new composter for PS 11's school garden.

NEEDS: $0 of 316

Barnett Avenue Garden and Compost Area Expansion

This project will better serve the community by create more available gardening space for community members, and allow us to better serve the community with a larger compost intake area.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,290

Brooklyn College Takes on Urban Composting!

The Brooklyn College Composting project will construct a three bin composting system and provide basic gardening tools for digging compost into plots and help care for seven street trees.

NEEDS: $0 of 775 + Volunteers

Western Queens Compost Initiative

The WQCI is a dynamic partnership of CSA's, gardeners, and youth & civic associations, providing leadership, service, and education in composting!

NEEDS: $0 of 517
Kids like to compost

Compost NOW! expansion needed

From garbage to garden: help us expand our free, weekly residential food waste collections to at least 8 New Orleans Public Library sites. Our goal: 100,000 pounds diverted from the landfill in 2018.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,253
Rosa Keller Library food waste collection

Compost NOW in 2020

Compost NOW has diverted over 300,000 pounds of food waste from the landfill since we began. We want to continue - and expand - our free, weekly food waste collections throughout 2020.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,340 + Volunteers

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