East New York Community Land Trust

We believe East New York is NOT for sale and we envision a healthy and self-sustaining East New York where our people come before profit.

 

NEEDS: $21,448 of 30,000 + Volunteers

Make the Block Bloom - Phase 2

Continuing to raise funds for rebuilding our green spaces, healing our connections with each other and with the land

NEEDS: $1,999 of 2,174 + Volunteers

We Run Brownsville Wellness

We see our work as a way to advance advocacy around issues of equity and accessibility in order to effectively lead a robust and progressive community transformation from within.

NEEDS: $10,195 of 10,695
NYC delivery worker during COVID-19

Delivering Relief

Delivering Relief is a participatory action research and documentary film project that examines the impacts of COVID-19 on NYC food delivery cyclists.

NEEDS: $34,920 of 35,000
200 Groceries Delivered!

Everybody Eats Deliveries

Help us deliver healthy groceries to families experiencing food-insecurity in Brooklyn, NY! 

NEEDS: $3,196 of 16,043 + Volunteers
Marcia in the winter

Phoenix Community Garden Elder Box Program

Providing food stability to elders in Ocean Hill-Brownsville and East Bushwick during the pandemic by delivering fresh fruits and vegetables and pantry staples. 

NEEDS: $19,332 of 27,340

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: $2,347 of 10,152 + Volunteers

Trail Access and Accessible Bicycling

Handmade custom bicycle frames tailored to fit individual riders and their specific needs. Focusing on diversifying mountain biking and bikepacking in and around the Northeastern United States.

NEEDS: $11,435 of 105,435

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: $7,767 of 30,457
A group of volunteers gets ready for their Saturday deliveries

Clinton Hill Fort Greene Mutual Aid

Clinton Hill Fort Greene Mutual Aid is a coalition of neighbors organizing to support each other through the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

NEEDS: $33,621 of 192,000 + Volunteers

Crown Heights Mutual Aid

Crown Heights Mutual Aid is a network of neighbors supporting one another through this pandemic and the ongoing crises of climate change, state violence, and inequality, with a focus on addressing food insecurity.

NEEDS: $20,440 of 350,000 + Volunteers

Easy Activism: Fundraising for Black Mental Health

Our goal is to raise $50k for one month of free, individualized therapy for 200+ Black people. All funds will pay BIPOC therapists who are healing the community while also facing collective trauma.

NEEDS: $3,885 of 50,000
Two hands on either side of the words "Neighbors Looking Out for Each Other" in English and Spanish

Red Hook Mutual Aid

We are a small corps of concerned Red Hookers committed to making supplies, resources, and information as accessible, inclusive, and comprehensive as possible. 

NEEDS: $7,761 of 30,000

Grocery Stipends

Restuarant service workers raising funds for weekly grocery stipends and monthly rent relief, prioritizing those who cannot access unemployment benefits.

NEEDS: $16,847 of 81,590
Group photo by Rathkopf Photography

South Brooklyn Mutual Aid

We're building solidarity not charity and supporting our communities in South Brooklyn during the COVID-19 crisis. 

NEEDS: $34,226 of 400,000 + Volunteers

Jeremiah Program Brooklyn: No Family Left Behind

Jeremiah Program Brooklyn is proven organization whose mission is to disrupt poverty for single mothers and their children, two generations at a time, through education, safe housing, and early childhood development

NEEDS: $54,320 of 55,670 + Volunteers
Example Mural

Coney Island Storefront Gates Community Art Murals

Enriching Coney Island's commercial landscape with public art that expresses its vibrant history, culture, and diversity through the creative eyes of the community artists - past, present and future.

NEEDS: $10,325 of 10,345

Save 3BC

3 Black Cats Cafe has come to a crossroad and needs your support to determine its future in Brownsville. 

NEEDS: $76,935 of 77,285

El Puente's 6th Annual ¡Wepa! Festival

El Puente's ¡WEPA! Festival is a Latino community festival in the Southside of Williamsburg, Brooklyn produced by El Puente's Green Light District and CADRE (Community Artist Network).

NEEDS: $4,989 of 5,185 + Volunteers

Brownsville Community Studio

A youth operated, state of the art, community music studio and industry incubator creating youth led community change, innovation, and cultural investment. 

 

 

 

NEEDS: $6,840 of 10,335 + Volunteers
Exact replica of Units to be purchased from SENTRY (brand) to keep our park & sidewalks clean!

The 'HopScotch Blues'

Purchase 3 Dog Waste Disposal Systems, Quell Summonses received by Dog Owners, Repair and Encourage relations between Non-Dog Owners/Dog Owners in 'Common Areas' in Lincoln Terrace Park.

 

NEEDS: $710 of 760 + Volunteers

Gowanus Curbside Rain Garden

A rain garden, alive with hardy native plants, could bring this Brooklyn street to life and spark an affordable, replicable model of beauty, sustainability, and resiliency.

NEEDS: $3,170 of 3,275

PS 705/Exceed Campus Edible Teaching Garden

We hope that our garden will flourish for years to come and become an integral part of the curriculum at PS 705 and Exceed Charter school, and inspire our community to beautify other areas of our campus.

NEEDS: $5,165 of 5,435 + Volunteers

Feed the Farm Share

Support the subsidized share program for Crown Heights Farm Share, to bring healthy, fresh food to more families. If every member of the CSA gives $25, we can reach 50 families in our neighborhood next season.

NEEDS: $4,294 of 5,435

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

The Fire Escape Club

The Fire Escape Club will unite and support fire escape gardeners in Crown Heights!

NEEDS: $755 of 756 + Volunteers

Shore Road Community Compost Collection Site

The Yellow Hook CSA and Narrows Botanical Gardens will build and maintain a community compost collection site to turn residential food scraps and wastes from the NBG into compost to be used at the NBG.

NEEDS: $1,413 of 1,533 + Volunteers

Help Green City Force get wheels!

Help GCF get wheels, supporting Corps Members as they provide low-income residents with low-cost measures and education that can lower utility bills, while simultaneously reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

NEEDS: $1,293 of 2,095

Human Impacts Home

We will open up the rooftop, basement, backyard and storefront of our headquarters in South Willamsburg for green building education!

NEEDS: $5,927 of 6,009 + Volunteers

PLANT - GROW - GIVE

PLANT - GROW - GIVE by MERCY HOME, Lifeskills, Lifelong

NEEDS: $1,210 of 2,140

Birds Chirping Rather Than Gunshots

We will organize residents  and collaborate with other volunteer groups and build tree guards and start taking care of the trees on our block.

NEEDS: $96 of 464 + Volunteers

Plumb Beach Earth Day cleanup

Join us on Earth Day to make Plumb Beach a cleaner, better place for humans and wildlife.

NEEDS: $248 of 258 + Volunteers

Electric Car

Build an Electric vehicle for the delivery of raw ice cream.  A local ice cream manufacturer in New York.

 

NEEDS: $2,100 of 2,160

Living City Brooklyn Gowanus

We envision an ultra-creative street sign project that marries destination pointers and green infrastructure elements such as stormwater management, green energy, alternative transportation. 

NEEDS: $3,918 of 4,160

Chicken Apprenticeship Workshops

The Chicken Apprenticeship will teach community members the basics of raising hens in the city. The Apprenticeship includes hands on workshops independent work with the hens, readings and field trips.

NEEDS: $614 of 1,315 + Volunteers

More Green For Less Green

Access to fresh produce is severely limited in the Bed-Stuy/Brownsville/Ocean Hill area.

NEEDS: $1,544 of 2,160 + Volunteers