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

UA machine

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

NEEDS: $0 of 7,665

Shore Fest 2013

Shore Fest is a car-free celebration on Shore Boulevard sponsored by The Astoria Park Alliance. Shore Fest re-imagines public space and celebrates cultural diversity through free music, performance, and fun.

NEEDS: $0 of 532 + Volunteers

Allergic to Salad - Chef-Led 2 Class Series

We'll partner with a local restaurant for awesome chef-led classes.
Together we'll explore a healthy recipe, develop kitchen skills and cook!

NEEDS: $0 of 994 + Volunteers

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

61 Franklin Street Garden

61 Franklin Street Garden is resident-led community project converting a vacant lot in Northern Greenpoint into a vibrant and green open space for the use of the neighborhood.

NEEDS: $0 of 578 + 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

PLAY- Petaluma Loves Active Youth

PLAY is an eight week health intervention for low-income families whose children are facing obesity. Farmers, physicians and families come together to make locally grown food available to those who need it most. 

NEEDS: $0 of 831 + Volunteers

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

A Small Green Patch - Donation Drive 2013

A Small Green Patch is a Community Garden in Brooklyn, NY - The money gererated from this project will help the garden buy and set up a number of needed tools and events for the community.

NEEDS: $0 of 755 + Volunteers

St George Day Festival

The St George Day Festival encourages environmental stewardship through storytelling, spectacle and innovative educational & community-building activities.

NEEDS: $0 of 432 + Volunteers

St. Nicholas Miracle Garden

We are building a compost center and a vertical garden using recycled bottles and a wood frame and cable system. This will allow many gardeners to grow herbs, greens and flowers, and to beautify the neighborhood. 

NEEDS: $0 of 1,681 + Volunteers

Roots Memphis Farm Academy

Roots Memphis Farm Academy is a farmer incubator program that educates, trains, and launches new sustainable farmers in the region. 

NEEDS: $0 of 2,690

Sustainable Flatbush Healing Herb Garden

Our culinary and medicinal herb garden will serve as an outdoor classroom to demonstrate the benefits of herbs as both food and medicine.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,802 + 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

Big Green Theater

Big Green Theater is an annual youth and community based eco-playwriting program and performance festival that combines an environmental education initiative with the presentation of a Green Theater production.

NEEDS: $2,479 of 3,125 + Volunteers

The Federico Garcia Lorca Murals

A project of Artmakers Inc., the last of four Federico García Lorca Murals based on Lorca's poem Ciudad sin sueño (Nocturno de Brooklyn Bridge) / Sleepless City (Brooklyn Bridge Nocturne).
NEEDS: $0 of 3,120 + Volunteers

Revamp and rebuild!

We're expanding to grow more food and include more of our neighbors!

NEEDS: $0 of 4,960 + Volunteers

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

The Roots and Wings Program

The Roots and Wings Program introduces urban Los Angeles high school students to our National Parks while building self-esteem and an appreciation for nature and the world beyond their communities.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,125 + Volunteers

Connect the 9

Connect the Nine is a group of neighbors in the Lower 9th Ward in New Orleans, Louisiana, who advocate for life-saving infrastructure improvement for bikers and walkers on the St. Claude Bridge.

NEEDS: $0 of 450 + Volunteers

Windowfarming at 20th Street!

An intimate participation in agriculture through windowfarming encourages students to think about where their food comes from while exploring innovative solutions for farming in urban settings. 

 

NEEDS: $0 of 483

PRC Grant Park Community Garden

 

The garden will consist of 6 raised bed plots that will be available to Central City South residents free of charge. Many garden club members are anxious for the opportunity to contribute to the garden!

NEEDS: $0 of 427

A Sustainable Sunken Garden for Browns Race

A sunken garden in an old replica mill raceway to green our city's oldest neighborhood and create an interpretative window of Rochester's first EcoDistrict as we green this rustbelt city.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,595

PS 20 Green Arts Expansion!

 

A project to expand PS 20 Green Arts, an interdisciplinary arts and gardening program that serves over 400 students at a Title 1 school in Brooklyn, New York!

NEEDS: $37,885 of 40,000 + Volunteers

The Brooklyn Student Credit Union

We will learn to build a sustainable cooperative business, which will be a student run and owned credit union. It will address economic justice issues like student debt and green community development.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,000

goMarket

Part coop, part online farmers' market, goMarket connects farmers and gardeners to families & restaurants. Opening Spring 2013.

NEEDS: $0 of 753 + Volunteers

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