2016 Chef-Led Kids Cooking Classes

Helathy, hands-on, activity-filled cooking lessons explore local, seasonal, vegetarian, nut-free and often soy- and lactose-free international cuisine with children!

NEEDS: $0 of 1,006 + Volunteers

Mystic River Open Water

Public Lab and local partners are building an open-source water quality monitoring platform.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,056 + Volunteers

Gowanus Low Altitude Mapping (GLAM)

Gowanus Low Altitude Mapping (GLAM) is a volunteer-driven initiative to create detailed aerial photos of the Superfund-designated Gowanus Canal, using cameras and balloons.

NEEDS: $0 of 293 + Volunteers

I AM MIA (Miami in Action)

With a coalition of local organizations and businesses, we will host a public space festival showcasing various installations and programs to inspire Miami locals to activate pocket parks in the downtown corridor. 

NEEDS: $0 of 5,000 + Volunteers

Our Biscayne

This project entails creating a farmer’s market along Biscayne Boulevard in downtown Miami.

NEEDS: $0 of 8,500 + Volunteers

Fitness Zone Suitable for Individuals with Disabilities

A brand new fitness zone in Kendall Indian Hammocks Park suitable for individuals with disabilities. This will give these individuals a greater chance to live healthy lives and promote health and wellness for everyone.

NEEDS: $0 of 10,165 + Volunteers

Holiday Tighten-Up Gift Bags

Ark IPL will work with USGBC, med students, and a community building to distribute bags. When families reduce energy consumption and lower utlity bills, they have more money for food and basics.

NEEDS: $0 of 200 + Volunteers

Urban Roots Science Garden

A hands-on science garden providing environmental science and nutrition education to an underserved urban public elementary school.

NEEDS: $0 of 6,340 + Volunteers

Vito Marcantonio Community Peace Garden

A sustainably designed East Harlem school rooftop greenhouse created to address the needs of a beleaguered zip code at the epicenter of diabetes, defiance, and despair. 

NEEDS: $0 of 10,201 + Volunteers

Washington Square Park Ecology

Washington Square Park Ecology will create a map of the ecological assets of the park.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,050 + Volunteers

M-Path Park Project

The M-Path Park project is a grassroots initiative to bring a multi-modal park to the Downtown Dadeland community.  

NEEDS: $0 of 11,290 + Volunteers

City Share Club

City Share Club is a membership club for sharing of small household items including tools, yard care, and small kitchen appliances.  

NEEDS: $0 of 600 + Volunteers

Building Community at the UM Campus Farm

The UM Campus Farm will enhance community and education opportunities, fostering sustainable food citizenship through experiential learning that grows not only food, but leadership, conversations, and collaboration.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,823 + Volunteers

Asheville Tool Library

We'll be lending out tools to the good folks of Buncombe County in Western North Carolina

NEEDS: $0 of 7,556 + Volunteers

You and I are Love

The "You and I are Love" project will bring talented artists of all facets under one roof. We will create and offer a venue for artists to network, showcase & sell their art at no cost to them.

NEEDS: $0 of 160 + Volunteers

Stryker Park

Friends of Stryker Park is committed to creating a park on the north side of 97th St. between Amsterdam and Columbus Avenues on the Upper West Side.

NEEDS: $0 of 515 + Volunteers

Musicians United

The Pebble Mine will destroy Bristol Bay, Alaska, home to 46% of the planet’s remaining wild sockeye salmon. Help musicians record and distribute music to spread the word to audiences around the world and stop the Pebble Mine!
NEEDS: $0 of 11,291 + Volunteers

Ke’Ara Food Collective Mobile Harvest Market

The Ke’Ara Mobile Harvest Market will bring an exciting local farmers’ market on wheels to Miami-Dade sharing the freshest, local, sustainable, and organic goods and ideas with you.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,111 + Volunteers

Little Havana Moves

Little Havana MOVES is a community-driven asset mapping walkabout that brings together seniors and youth to identify shared dreams and to fortify a sense of neighborhood ownership.

NEEDS: $0 of 124 + 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

Lakshmi Community Garden Project

We are currently seeking funds to put up a community notice board and to construct a gate in the back connecting us to an established community garden on the opposite block.

NEEDS: $0 of 387 + Volunteers

Less = More Green Map of NYC

 

Amplifying practical solutions, the Less = More Green Map of NYC highlights local waste reduction sites and strategies with handy neighborhood and citywide interactive maps.

NEEDS: $0 of 469 + Volunteers

Jamaica Bay Lives

"Jamaica Bay Lives" is the first-ever, feature-length documentary film about Jamaica Bay.

NEEDS: $0 of 11,395 + Volunteers

Beneficial Mud Balls for the Gowanus

Our Gowanus Mud Ball project will gather the community to make mud balls and educate on beneficial microbes! Then a massive throw of 10,000 balls into a section of the Gowanus!

NEEDS: $0 of 229 + Volunteers

Homewood Agricultural Project

 Turning vacant lots in Pittsburgh into hands-on opportunities for organic farming.

NEEDS: $0 of 225 + Volunteers

Feedback Farms at MVG

 

Feedback Farms is building out a 2nd location that will effectively double our square footage! 

NEEDS: $0 of 956 + Volunteers

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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