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

Recycling at P.S. 32

We want to incorporate recycling into our school culture and use this project as a way to create engaged and informed citizens.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,969

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

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

Hair With Purpose Project

Supporting at-risk LGBT youth in New York City and Guayaquil, Ecuador, my hometown.

NEEDS: $0 of 445

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

The Hampline

Go Hampline! We reached our goal but every dollar more still goes directly to The Hampline. We're grateful for you to keep giving!

NEEDS: $0 of 68,643

PS 705 PTA Fall Appeal

Fund visual-arts education for the 2013-2014 school year for every child at Brooklyn's brand-new PS 705 through Studio in a School, a program that brings a professional artist into the school weekly.

NEEDS: $0 of 7,266

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

Wynwood Paint and Skate Pop-up Park

We seek to provide a space for local artists and skateboarders to safely enjoy. Our goal is to open as a 3-day pop-up park during Art Basel 2013 to showcase Miami’s need for a permanent skatepark on-site.

NEEDS: $0 of 80

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

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

UA machine

The UA machine is an aqua-hydroponic container farm installed in NYC's public gardens & urban farms.

NEEDS: $0 of 7,665

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

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

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

Save the Land and Create a Community Garden

In 2011, Merrick Marsden Neighbor Association of Jamaica, Queens approached Brooklyn Queens Land Trust to help save a large plot of vacant land in their community that they own, but lack the funds to pay back taxes on.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,445

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

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

Bread for the City's Southeast Center Rooftop Garden

BFC’s Food Program is expanding our Southeast Center rooftop garden, which is located in Anacostia. We provide workshops and safe green space for our clients to socialize, skill-share, and build community.

NEEDS: $0 of 140

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

Adventures for Kids on the LA River

Transforming public perceptions and working toward a healthy, safe LA River through recreational-educational boating adventures for kids.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,022

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

Growing on Governors Island

We'll use a rototiller to cultivate our farm on Governors Island for increased production, youth employment, and educational activities.

NEEDS: $0 of 424

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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