The animals of the Serengeti at sunset.

Cheetasa: Environmental Defender

An entertaining comic focused on educating children to protect the environment through everyday practices.

 

 

NEEDS: $0 of 450

Fix this Public Space! 4th Ave/9th St Transit Hub

“Pop-up” Civic Design: How paper, props, imagination, and YOU can fix Brooklyn’s ugliest subway station at 4th Ave/9th St hub -- Think light, color, storefronts, art, amenities, street theater, fun!

NEEDS: $0 of 2,937 + Volunteers

Sustainable Flatbush Healing Herb Garden

Our culinary and medicinal herb garden will serve as an outdoor classroom to demonstrate the benefits of herbs as both food and medicine.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,802 + Volunteers

Campolindo Compost & Recycling Program

Cats C.A.R.E. (Compost And Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Everyday) is designed to make Campolindo High School an environmentally concious community and drastically decrease the schools carbon footprint.

NEEDS: $1,534 of 1,554

Student Recycled Art Gallery - Create and Learn!

Art/learning kits using recycled materials from Detroit given to 1,000 students at neighborhood school.  Volunteers take pictures; create show at our Recycled Art Gallery. Students/parents are special guests. 

NEEDS: $0 of 453 + Volunteers

Urban Farm Training Program

Through a season on the Youth Farm, participants become intimately familiar with the tasks, challenges, and rewards of growing many varieties of vegetables and flowers appropriate to our region and community.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,477

Green Is The Word

To make an educational video to inspire and engage the NYC Public Schools on sustainability issues.

NEEDS: $0 of 968 + Volunteers

Less = More Green Map of NYC

 

Amplifying practical solutions, the Less = More Green Map of NYC highlights local waste reduction sites and strategies with handy neighborhood and citywide interactive maps.

NEEDS: $0 of 469 + Volunteers

Let's Talk Trash, Beyond the Can

Let's Talk Trash, Beyond the Can, is the beginning of a beautiful movement, trash cans that will live permanently in Astoria Park.

NEEDS: $0 of 425 + Volunteers

Canning Workshop

This program to teach the basics and benefits of canning.

NEEDS: $0 of 144 + Volunteers

Brooklyn Park Glass

Collecting and recycling broken glass in Brooklyn parks.

NEEDS: $0 of 227 + 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

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

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

Battery Recycling

We are collecting all types of used batteries and recycling them to prevent them from going into the landfills.

NEEDS: $0 of 238 + Volunteers

Ink and Toner Recycling Program

Our project will help reduce the number of used ink and toner cartridges from going into the landfill and releasing toxins.

NEEDS: $86 of 86 + Volunteers

Used Cell Phone Recycling Collection

Our cell phone recycling project will collect used phones and prevent them from just being thrown away and put them back into useful service as 911 only phones

NEEDS: $0 of 178 + Volunteers

Clean Up NYC's Beach Day

All over the NYC area, clean up a beach near you on September 19! Beach debris is not just unsightly, it poses a threat to humans and wildlife.

NEEDS: $0 of 159 + Volunteers