Digital-Rock Breakdancing (Bboy) Event

We will be playing host to some of the best Breakdancers(Bboys) in the country for a night of Dance at the Brooks Museum.  Earlier in the day we will be providing free instruction for anyone interested in learning.

NEEDS: $0 of 520

Support for a Food Policy Coordinator

GrowMemphis is seeking funds to support a Food Policy Coordinator for the Food Advisory Council for Memphis and Shelby County. This position is an AmeriCorps VISTA and is part of other matched funding

NEEDS: $0 of 515

Bus Stop Seats for Memphis Riders

This campaign will install seating at 24 bus stops in Memphis, in a partnership with Memphis Area Transit Authority. 

NEEDS: $0 of 3,580

VENS Playground

Vollintine Evergreen get a new playground at the Living Hope Church and VENSchool.

 

NEEDS: $0 of 3,843

Let's Innovate through Education

Let's Innovate through Education empowers students of all backgrounds to launch social ideas to improve Memphis through a rigorous entrepreneurship curriculum, seed investment, and mentor matching. 

NEEDS: $0 of 1,650

KIPP Memphis Academy Middle - Urban Gardening Club

1. Teaching gardening and a healthy lifestyle  2. Leading students to take action, creating gardens at their own homes  3. Creating an avenue for students to take pride in their own space

NEEDS: $0 of 1,065

The Rockville Bike Hub - Mobile Shop

The Rockville Bike Hub aims to enable members of the community to maintain their bicycles, to educate community members about benefits of biking and to promote bicycle transportation.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,625

Solar Lights for MSSA

We want to highlight our "green" school with new solar lighting!  Solar lights are a natural fit with our school's STEAM curriculum. 

NEEDS: $0 of 515

ACT UP

ACT UP is a free weekend-long ACT preparatory workshop open to 60 Shelby County high school students who couldn't otherwise afford ACT tutoring.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,585

Kids Kreative Kooking Klub

Students will learn how to prepare healthy snacks and meals using organic fruits and vegetables grown in the school garden.

 

NEEDS: $0 of 927

IDLEWILD Film Club

Children will learn to develop a story, from an idea on paper to moving images on the big screen.

NEEDS: $0 of 595

Soulardarity

Shining a light on Highland Park with 200 community-owned solar-powered streetlights.

NEEDS: $0 of 13,035

Spring Comes To the Flatbush Trees

Artist David Eppley will create a gorgeous piece of public art on The Flatbush Trees at Empire Blvd and Flatbush Avenue.

NEEDS: $0 of 6,950

Activate Belvedere Triangle Park!

Are you familiar with the beautiful green space at the intersection of Madison and Belvedere, across from Zinnie's Restaurant? Beautiful area right!? Let's make it a space for idea sharing and creative collisions!

NEEDS: $0 of 115

Crosswalk Flags

Crosswalk Flags help pedestrians cross safely. Just grab a flag, look both ways, use the flag to help you cross, then deposit it on the opposite side of the street.

NEEDS: $0 of 543

Hospitality HUB iPad-powered Jobs Program

We use an old computer, as well as a couple of very old, very buggy PCs to run our jobs program. Please help someone exit homelessness by giving them access to online job applications.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,125

Hike The Heights

This annual celebration is only possible with generous support of neighbors and friends like you.  So please, donate, volunteer, and join us for Hike the Heights!

NEEDS: $69 of 5,000

2014 New Garden Campaign

GrowMemphis assists residents to create community gardens or urban farms in their neighborhoods. Gardens eliminate blight, provide healthy food, create a space for community building, and provide economic opportunity.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,583

A Better You

The Klondike Smokey City CDC will use funds from the “A Better You” program to add extended learning opportunities and to maintain our current level of services.

NEEDS: $0 of 755

Floral Fantasies, Real and Imagined

Atistic focus points for locals and tourists that are conceived and created by local artists as a starting point for having visible boundaries that mark and call attention to the Little Havana artistic/historic district.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,040

Chalked Up Miami Pilot

Ttransform chain-link fences from eyesores into art by installing chalkboards, and establish a blog where the community can engage in conversation.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,500

Urban Playscape

The Urban Playscape project will provide a new context for interaction and recreation within a public corridor.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,500

Park East Green Team of Engineers

The Park East Green Team of Engineers wants to transform an underdeveloped, underused courtyard into a habitat for local species and garden laboratory.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,255

The QueensWay: Next Step

The QueensWay is the transformation of 3.5 miles of the abandoned LIRR Rockaway Beach Branch into a "cultural greenway".

NEEDS: $0 of 875

Baxter Community Center Garden Lending Library

Help us add tools to our seed and book library so that our neighbors and community partners have everything they need to grow fresh vegetables and fight back against the 'food desert' in our community! 

NEEDS: $0 of 2,095

Summit County Seed Library

A collaborative conservation effort of seeds to develop a regionally adapted collection of seed stock.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,095

Corbin Hill Farm Trip!

The Farm Trip is open first-come, first-served to all members of our communities, free of charge. To make that possible, we're asking community members to fund seats for themselves and for their neighbors.

NEEDS: $0 of 9,666

West Haven Community Garden

West Haven Community Garden is a nonprofit, all-volunteer organization, dedicated to the promotion of locally grown, organic produce. Located at Molloy School, it will have 100 plots.

NEEDS: $0 of 885

Muckraking the Mayflower Oil Spill

Pulitzer Prize-winning InsideClimate News and the Arkansas Times are forming a groundbreaking national/local partnership to investigate the March 29 ExxonMobil oil spill in Mayflower, Ark.  

NEEDS: $0 of 26,535

Inside Out Project: Northeast Hartford

We have taken 30 black and white photos of residents and our goal is to print these on weather proof material that is 4 by 4 feet and hang them on the fence surrounding the property we are revitalizing.

NEEDS: $0 of 800

Farm to Table and Then Some

NYLP provides job-training experience to Newark high school youth in environmental fields. The "Farm to Table" theme gives students an inside look at our current food system.

 

NEEDS: $0 of 1,680

Gardening in the Classroom

In order to get our hands in the dirt, we need to bring it into the classroom! We plan to set up indoor vertical gardens in 5 science classrooms, serving a total of more than 650 students.

NEEDS: $0 of 540

Telluride Grown

In a high mountain town Telluride Grown will build two demonstration aquaponic models to raise mercury-free fish and produce organic vegetables as initial steps to create local aquaponic greenhouses.

NEEDS: $0 of 4,158

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