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

StartUp Box: #SouthBronx

We are building a blueprint to launch similar entrepreneurial ecosystems in other low-income communities nationwide -- but first, we are showing how it’s done in the Boogie Down!

NEEDS: $0 of 140 + Volunteers

Bronx Boogie Down Booths

Bronx Boogie Down Booths are a collaborative, community-engaged design project that beautifies the neighborhood, reduces train noise, and celebrates the vibrant culture and musical history of the borough.

NEEDS: $2,968 of 3,125 + Volunteers

Urban Community Food (and Fitness) Project

Building farms and teaching fitness and sustainability - we grow food and we grow growers. The Bronx is a food desert - diabetes, obesity and hunger run rampant - we intend to change that.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,500 + Volunteers

Mina's House

We are building our headquarters - an outreach and training center, plus a place to store the local food we grow - while helping a life long community resident keep her home and nurse it back to health.

NEEDS: $0 of 525 + Volunteers

Prenatal Yoga en el Bronx!

A completely free and amazing bilingual (English/Spanish) prenatal yoga class each week for 3 months.  Classes will be held at the beautiful New Settlement Community Center at 172nd and Jerome in the Bronx. 

NEEDS: $0 of 594

The Bronx Wellness Center

We're starting a wellness center that will provide quality care and health counseling to residents of the Bronx.

NEEDS: $1,629 of 1,889 + Volunteers

Van Cortlandt Park Beautification and Clean-up Project

The two main parts of our project are clean-up and beautification.  We have student volunteers and would like additional volunteers to paint, clean-up leaves, and beautify our adopted flower beds.

NEEDS: $0 of 155 + Volunteers

Eco Ryders

Eco Ryders is an education-based organization dedicated to teaching Bronx youth about the environment and social issues through workshops and skateboard design.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,147

POP blog

POP is an online zine created by and for young women of color. We'll discuss current events, sex education, healthy relationships, LGBTQ issues and the politics of being young women who identify as people of color.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,125

All Summer Butterflies

The Friends of Haffen Park is seeking funding for The Summer of Butterflies, to create a butterfly garden in Haffen Park, to help the adults and children learn about these beautiful creatures.

NEEDS: $813 of 918 + Volunteers

Bronx Greenhouse at Intervale Green

WHEDco, a non-profit in the Bronx, will construct a greenhouse to support its farming program aimed at creating opportunities for residents to learn about sustainability.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,892 + Volunteers

Concrete Green

"Whether it's a roof top garden, solar panels, edible walls or rain water capture, we make your green dreams a reality."

             

NEEDS: $4,947 of 5,267 + 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

Garden Food

To give student at our school a chance to learn about farming, gardening, and healthy eating.

NEEDS: $0 of 162 + 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

Leadership Intern Field Training

Sustainable South Bronx (SSBx) is a community organization dedicated to Environmental Justice through innovative, economically sustainable projects that are informed by community needs.

NEEDS: $639 of 2,415

River Garden Tree Pit Project

Most tree pits are used as garbage cans or to relieve dogs. We're teaching the importance of trees in our community and our role as stewards. Trees that are cared for help make a neighborhood beautiful and healthy.

NEEDS: $0 of 120 + Volunteers

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