City Parks Foundation, Partnerships for Parks, volunteers, community, stewardship, It's My Park!

Running (A Marathon!!!) for NYC Parks

Support NYC parks and programs by sponsoring me when I run my first EVER marathon during the 2017 NYC Marathon -- let's raise $3000 for community parks programs!

NEEDS: $0 of 973
Local young people design their own labyrinth art at East River Park, 2016

Bringing the Arts to East River Park

We aim to utilize East River Park as an open studio, bringing art, music and digital storytelling to local youth in the surrounding community.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,275
Our Student Stewardship Team

ASLA-NY Student Stewardship Program

The Student Stewardship Program aims to inspire NYC students to discover landscape architecture and enviromental awareness through engaging, hands-on projects in their schoolyard and neighborhood.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,065
climb chronicles giraffe path

The CLIMB Chronicles

Please help us to share our story and inspire others to CLIMB in their neighborhood and spread community joy!

NEEDS: $0 of 1,580

Summer Backpack Project

The Summer Backpack Project aims to send each ABC camper home on Fridays with a backpack full of food for families to consume throughout the week. The food will be healthy, easy to prepare, and delicious!

NEEDS: $0 of 5,690
Along the river

Cada Paso: The Next Step

Cada Paso has been activating health in East Harlem for three years. This year we're enhancing food security and promoting leadership opportunities for our families. 

 

 

NEEDS: $0 of 10,232

3rd Street Garden Reconstruction

We want to create an outdoor classroom for students, teachers and parents to work together to maintain and develop.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,603

Feb.-Girls Sports Month - 1000 Girls Play

We need $5,000, to bring " Girls Sports Day to 1000 girls and 100 teachers. Thisis  the day, the girls play, the boys cheer, and gym is run the Title IX Girls Team of the Dreamers.Girls Rock ... 

NEEDS: $0 of 125
The Friends of Washington Market Park

Butterfly Garden for Washington Market Park

We hope to make our park a welcoming stop for butterflies - some of which are endangered in NY state - and educate the community in the process. We will supply plants and erect fencing and signage.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,580

Super Awesome Active Birthday Parties

Providing NYCHA child residents and the greater community with the opportunity to celebrate their birthdays with outdoor play, delicious cupcakes, and healthy snacks in East Harlem at Mad Fun Farm and Jefferson Houses.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,682
CPE II Garden

Bring a Kitchen Classroom to CPE II

Central Park East II School is raising money to fund a kitchen classroom conversion, garden education, and garden supplies. 

NEEDS: $0 of 10,335

Harlem Grown 127 Street Farm

Harlem Grown is opening a new 127 Street Farm to expand our programming within Central & East Harlem. Your support will help Harlem Grown to grow 5,000 pounds of produce by the end of 2017 across all our properties.

NEEDS: $0 of 10,335

Let's Get Moving! Bringing Free Yoga to the Park.

We are seeking to provide a relaxing and healthful experience to LES residents by bringing a short-term, weekly, free, outdoor yoga class to Corlears Hook Park in the spring of 2017. 

NEEDS: $0 of 3,290

Child Welfare Organizing Project

Our goal: Upgrade our kitchen to meet NYC standards to partner with Food Bank of NY.  This will allow us to provide healthy/nutrituious meals to the participants of our programming at no cost to our organization.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,185

Hike the Heights 12

Hike the Heights is a community event that links 2000+ residents to the parks in No. Manhattan. This year, we invite the Bronx residents to celebrate with us by crossing over the highbridge to 'Be Our Guest'.

NEEDS: $0 of 4,000
chicken coop

School Garden Chicken Project!

We aim to further develop our school garden education around sustainable food systems by keeping chickens year-round through the purchase of a winterized chicken coop.

NEEDS: $0 of 689

Peck Slip Plaza

Peck Slip Plaza will serve as a much-needed and highly celebrated open space, to be used and enjoyed by workers, residents and visitors in the historic South Street Seaport district of Lower Manhattan. 

NEEDS: $0 of 3,250

PS11 Garden 2014 Spring Planting

The students grow edible plants and develop a first-hand knowledge of where food comes from. They compost, to understand how decomposition plays a part in the cycle of growth.

NEEDS: $0 of 380

Rooftop Aquaponic Greenhouse Lab

The greenhouse will allow Food and Finance High School students to cultivate the latest in science technology, sustainability and urban food production. Our partner is Cornell University!

NEEDS: $0 of 975

Mojdeh Baratloo Urban Urge Awards

A group of friends, family, students and colleagues of Mojdeh Baratloo are honoring her life, work and commitment to ideas, cities, communities, and her students by creating a memorial urban projects grant program.

NEEDS: $0 of 25,975

Hike the Heights 2013

Hike for health! Help us fundraise to encourage hundreds of people to hike through beautiful northern Manhattan.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,645

Turning a Classroom into a Garden

The children will learn and then manage a compost bin throughout the school year and then periodically use the compost to help grow plants and herbs in our classroom. 

NEEDS: $0 of 324

A Rainbow Garden at Mad Fun Farm

Our 7-8-year-olds need your help to grow a Rainbow Garden, fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers from their countries of origin, at Mad Fun Farm.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,080

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