2014 Connecticut Tree Festival

The festival showcases environmentally oriented exhibitors and includes demonstrations by experts in proper tree care. For children, there are tree related activities, face painting, and live animals.

NEEDS: $0 of 197

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

Mushing For Bristol Bay

Monica Zappa and her dogs are using their run in Iditarod 2014 to bring attention to the fight to Stop the Pebble Mine from destroying Alaska's Bristol Bay. We need your help.  Please donate now.

NEEDS: $0 of 4,291

iPads for Afterschool Learning in Vollintine Evergreen

Show our students what it means to love their neighborhood while helping them achieve their academic goals! Our youth-inspired volunteer program seeks iPads for enhanced learning & homework help.  

NEEDS: $0 of 1,495 + Volunteers

Our Biscayne

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

NEEDS: $0 of 8,500 + Volunteers

Chalked Up Miami

Transforming chain-link fences from eyesores into art and an area where the community can engage by installing chalkboards and starting a blog to create a virtual communty.

NEEDS: $0 of 100

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

Shades of Miami

Shades of Miami will suspend colorful umbrellas over urban pathways for shade.

NEEDS: $0 of 8,500

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

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

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

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

SJC's Rain Gardens +ART Campaign

A citizen-led initiative to educate and engage Jersey City stakeholders about green infrastructure benefits and inspire more projects across all of our neighborhoods.

NEEDS: $0 of 4,571 + 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

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

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

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

NOLA TimeBank Neighborhood Expansion

NOLA TimeBank is re-thinking Money. Instead of Money we exchange Time. TimeBanking is a pay-it-forward system that promotes equality and community. It’s the right thing at the right time for New Orleans.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,385 + 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

Summit County Seed Library

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

NEEDS: $0 of 2,095

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

Phoenix Tool Shed

We want to put tools and the ability to use those tools within reach of everyone in our community. This will empower our community to work on projects, accomplish tasks, and build skills that will improve the community.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,053 + 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

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

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