Make the Block Bloom

Rebuilding our green spaces, healing our connections with each other and with the land

NEEDS: $0 of 32,086 + Volunteers

Turn Gray into Green In Brooklyn

Help Brooklyn schools & locals transform a gray food desert to green healthy places to live & learn with community gardens, farm/flea markets & outdoor learning.

 

NEEDS: $0 of 30,457 + Volunteers
Machines in the Garden #3

Machines in the Garden

"Machines in the Garden" is a public-art photography project that considers how contemporary greening initiatives changes the urban fabric of Brooklyn.

NEEDS: $0 of 6,417

5PM Porch Community Music Program

A JPMP neighborhood teaching/performing story/song program for students and local career musicians in Kensington and Flatbush, Brooklyn.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,774 + Volunteers

Greater Prospect Heights Mutual Aid's Community Fund

In response to COVID-19 and the related economic upheaval, GPHMA is providing direct material support to neighbors in need and working to strengthen relationships between community members and institutions.

NEEDS: $0 of 20,305

"We're Still Here..."

We're Still Here... is a outdoor exhibition featuring portraits of Brooklyn residents celebrating the resilience, strength, and diversity of the community. 

NEEDS: $0 of 6,545 + Volunteers
Future United Garden Location

UNITED GARDEN

Help us to create a School Garden that unites our Brooklyn Community through growing & learning together.

NEEDS: $0 of 6,794

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

GS Mutual Aid

A grassroots mutual aid network supporting the most vulnerable and at-risk members of our community during the COVID-19 crisis– immigrant and undocumented families.

NEEDS: $0 of 6,197 + Volunteers

Brownsville Nosh

An event promoting healthy eating & wellness, providing warm clothes & help during trying times, sharing the area's dramatic history.

 

 

NEEDS: $0 of 3,711 + Volunteers

Giving Tuesday - Tech for HOPE

Help to provide #TechForHOPE this Giving Tuesday!  Support some of the communities hit hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic in gaining greater access to critical technology.  

NEEDS: $0 of 9,902
Food Ready for Packing

People In Need - COVID19 Food Insecurity Campaign

Your contribution buys fresh food for low income families and the elderly who have lost income as a result of COVID-19. A two week care-box of items worth $50 provides 60 pounds of food.

NEEDS: $0 of 13,118 + Volunteers

Greater Prospect Heights Mutual Aid's Community Fund

In response to COVID-19 and the related economic upheaval, GPHMA is providing direct material support to neighbors in need and working to strengthen relationships between community members and institutions.

NEEDS: $0 of 13,790 + Volunteers

Bring Art to Our Beds

As a part of the Arts Gowanus ArtWalk on Atlantic Ave, we want to install a vibrant public art installation around the tree beds along the 1.5 mile stretch from 4th Avenue to the Waterfront. 

NEEDS: $0 of 7,253 + Volunteers
Mayleen Cumberbatch, our Elder Box advisor

Ocean Hill / East Bushwick Elder Boxes

We're delivering fresh fruit and vegetables, plus pantry staples, to elders in our community who are shut-in because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

NEEDS: $0 of 30,000 + Volunteers

Gardeners Corps

Make your park beautiful.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,112 + Volunteers
Children and Women train at a recent Bullettrun parkour class at Wingate Park.

Bullettrun

The pandemic's impact has made Bullettrun's free parkour program more popular with students of all ages; and challenged our black teachers like never before.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,660 + Volunteers
Mayleen Cumberbatch is 92 years old.

Ocean Hill/East Bushwick Elder Boxes

We're delivering fresh fruit and vegetables, plus pantry staples, to elders in our community who are shut-in because of the pandemic.

NEEDS: $0 of 10,342 + Volunteers
Summer 2019 volunteering at a local community garden for our day of service.

A Summer of Healing

Help support our young "Light Workers" this summer as we work together to create a healthier, empowered, equitable community.  

NEEDS: $0 of 10,345
[photo of baby asylum seeker with the city in the background]

Help Asylum Seekers during the time of COVID-19

This is a hard time for so many: imagine stuggling with the US asylum process on top of everything. Help support those fleeing danger by covering living costs until they can legally earn money to support themselves.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,005

Food To The People

We will deliver food and the equipment to grow food to people in need to make both an immediate and long lasting impact on food security.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,155 + Volunteers
FIG member chef harvesting garlic scapes.

FIG Frontline Community Food Relief

FIG is providing meals and groceries to out-of-work food workers in our restaurant network, domestic workers, LGBTQ+ youth, and other at-risk folks in NYC's communities hardest hit by COVID-19.

NEEDS: $0 of 13,500

Supply Drop

Nourish our healthcare workers, save local restaurants.

NEEDS: $0 of 16,155

Gertie Feeds NYC

Help transform Gertie into a soup kitchen to feed those on the frontlines of the COVID-19 crisis: healthcare workers, the homeless, unemployed and hungry.  Let's come together and tackle this crisis.

NEEDS: $0 of 50,791
Free Red Hook Kayaking

Red Hook & Gowanus Youth Ambassador Leadership in Brooklyn

Young mariners are the voice of our environmental future; help us teach the skills to be effective leaders.  Boaters need to be responsive, quick thinkers, because our seas and weather are constantly changing.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,107 + Volunteers
Neighbors take home some Dasheen Bush (a.k.a Taro Leaves) from last year's harvest

Farming for our Community!

Help the Wyckoff Farmhouse team cultivate our 3,000 square-feet of growing space to provide produce for our local community in East Flatbush and Brownsville. 

NEEDS: $0 of 21,340
The Program a 360-degree interactive performance by Falconworks Theater Company

Falconworks Mainstage: The Program

Rescheduled for the fall of 2020, Falconworks Mainstage production, "The Program," will invite audiences to a meeting of a 12-step program for people recovering from white supremacy. 

NEEDS: $0 of 7,090 + Volunteers
Wooden Mock-Up

TimberWolf

"TimberWolf" is a metaphor of how waste can be repurposed into a beautiful and practical asset to the community that produces it. 
 

NEEDS: $0 of 5,328 + Volunteers

Good Food Works

Help us pave a path to health with good food and good jobs 

NEEDS: $0 of 33,333

Brooklyn PS 20 Green Arts program

Help us fund art and gardening classes for every student, bees, a more spacious Green Arts classroom and much more!

NEEDS: $0 of 15,130

Summer Youth Jobs Promoting Health in Brownsville

Empowering our youth with the skills to educate their peers about staying healthy during COVID-19 and while supplementing their income due to the cancellation of Summer Youth Employment

NEEDS: $0 of 20,200 + Volunteers

Plaza Power!

Support arts and culture programming for immigrant youth and communities in our first neighborhood plaza in Kensington, Brooklyn! 

NEEDS: $0 of 6,894

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