The Fire Escape Club

The Fire Escape Club will unite and support fire escape gardeners in Crown Heights!

NEEDS: $755 of 756 + Volunteers

Kips Bay Public Plaza

The redesign of an access road as a public plaza.  Implementing a plaza in this space will provide a gathering space for residents, beautify the neighborhood and address current safety and traffic concerns. 

NEEDS: $9,985 of 10,335 + Volunteers

IS 204 Urban Wildlife Habitat and Learning Garden

Our Green Team decided to create an Urban Wildlife Habitat, a garden filled with shade-loving, native species suitable for a variety of wildlife along with an area dedicated to decomposers and composting.

NEEDS: $575 of 2,940

We "Woolly " Need A Garden

We would like to  turn our concrete school into a greener and more beautiful learning community for all to experience.  A woolly garden will allow us to do just that by using our fences to plant.

NEEDS: $1,367 of 1,477

Shore Road Community Compost Collection Site

The Yellow Hook CSA and Narrows Botanical Gardens will build and maintain a community compost collection site to turn residential food scraps and wastes from the NBG into compost to be used at the NBG.

NEEDS: $1,413 of 1,533 + Volunteers

Re-Energizing Gateway

The Growing Gateway Eco District offers low-income and seniors help with weatherization for their safety and health.  Helping to lower the costs of utilities and keeping them safely in their homes.

NEEDS: $7,585 of 7,760

Mammoth Lakes Community Garden

Working to build a community garden in Mammoth Lakes, CA. A place for residents to grow plants & relationships. 

NEEDS: $6,182 of 6,282

Bye Bye Basura

Bye Bye Basura is a watershed awareness and pollution prevention program for elementary school students in San Pablo, California. We aim to teach children how to protect our precious water resources.

NEEDS: $1,494 of 1,734

Literary Garden

NC students are growing vegetable gardens to feed those in need. To support their endeavor, library books are needed on gardening topics. We need to feed their minds as well as their bodies with good nutrition!

NEEDS: $290 of 575

Marin School of Environmental Leadership

MarinSEL is a school within a school focused on project-based education and environmental issues. It is designed to create community leaders of tomorrow.

 

NEEDS: $4,697 of 5,057

Help Green City Force get wheels!

Help GCF get wheels, supporting Corps Members as they provide low-income residents with low-cost measures and education that can lower utility bills, while simultaneously reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

NEEDS: $1,293 of 2,095

The Bronx Wellness Center

We're starting a wellness center that will provide quality care and health counseling to residents of the Bronx.

NEEDS: $1,629 of 1,889 + Volunteers

Human Impacts Home

We will open up the rooftop, basement, backyard and storefront of our headquarters in South Willamsburg for green building education!

NEEDS: $5,927 of 6,009 + Volunteers

Black Belt Bamboost Builds a Park

The overall goals include building a public bamboo park that will serve three main purposes in our community: educational center; public art space; and livability showcase.

 

NEEDS: $2,428 of 2,610 + Volunteers

Green Economy Leadership Training

Building the the supply of a green workforce and creating the demand for a green economy in our community.

NEEDS: $10,103 of 10,335 + Volunteers

Young Activists Project

NEE is dedicated to creating economic opportunity in New Mexico powered by clean energy. We are fundraising to pay for two summer intern positions.

NEEDS: $3,075 of 3,125

The Human Powered Mobile School

This project will document the Eugene, OR Mobile School Presentations and disseminate information about them through a cross country “Pony Express” style ride using a human powered cargo bike.

 

NEEDS: $11,260 of 11,365 + Volunteers

Green Breakfast Club

This campaign will allow us to transition into Village Green, the peer to peer resource exchange for triple bottom line startups, those that impact people, profit and planet.

NEEDS: $12,241 of 12,293 + Volunteers

PLANT - GROW - GIVE

PLANT - GROW - GIVE by MERCY HOME, Lifeskills, Lifelong

NEEDS: $1,210 of 2,140

Birds Chirping Rather Than Gunshots

We will organize residents  and collaborate with other volunteer groups and build tree guards and start taking care of the trees on our block.

NEEDS: $96 of 464 + Volunteers

GreenDay 2012

An exciting environmental event for young and old.

 

NEEDS: $2,046 of 2,071 + Volunteers

Watershed

Watershed - Fish on 14th St, is a multi-media public artwork that aims to build awareness and educate community members in and around NYC about water ecology, which is of the utmost importance for a city surrounded by wa

NEEDS: $6,122 of 6,215

Plumb Beach Earth Day cleanup

Join us on Earth Day to make Plumb Beach a cleaner, better place for humans and wildlife.

NEEDS: $248 of 258 + Volunteers

Plastic Bag Dropoff

Project seeks to reduce the number of plastic bags sent to landfill through recycling and reuse.

 

NEEDS: $268 of 373

Forget the Bag! Rewards Program

A pilot distribution of loyalty cards is planned to be distributed to 2 local shops to inspire their customers to use less, waste less, and be loyal to the businesses that care for the environment that surrounds them.

NEEDS: $652 of 687 + Volunteers

All Summer Butterflies

The Friends of Haffen Park is seeking funding for The Summer of Butterflies, to create a butterfly garden in Haffen Park, to help the adults and children learn about these beautiful creatures.

NEEDS: $813 of 918 + Volunteers

The Flood Way

The Flood Way is a film about floods, and the ways in which human society interacts with and shapes them. The film speaks about floods in general, but centers on the life and history of the Willamette River.

NEEDS: $1,940 of 2,160

The Ladies Program

Last years events included movies night, introduction workshops, maintenance and manicures, garden parties, fashion events, comedy & burlesque and rides.

NEEDS: $1,450 of 1,650 + Volunteers

Street Trees Need HELP

Volunteers will take the intensive and extensive pruner course and then be set loose to prune street trees in dire need of pruning.

NEEDS: $2,309 of 2,353 + Volunteers

Concrete Green

"Whether it's a roof top garden, solar panels, edible walls or rain water capture, we make your green dreams a reality."

             

NEEDS: $4,947 of 5,267 + Volunteers

Learn to Ride a Mountain Bike Trail in Highbridge Park

Children and adults alike will learn the proper techniques to design and build a sustainable trail and learn the techniques to ride singletrack trails while performing a highly aerobic activity.

NEEDS: $1,549 of 1,620 + Volunteers

Electric Car

Build an Electric vehicle for the delivery of raw ice cream.  A local ice cream manufacturer in New York.

 

NEEDS: $2,100 of 2,160

Living City Brooklyn Gowanus

We envision an ultra-creative street sign project that marries destination pointers and green infrastructure elements such as stormwater management, green energy, alternative transportation. 

NEEDS: $3,918 of 4,160

BQE Garden

Clean, green and beautify the east side of the BQE between 37th Avenue and Northern Blvd. in Jackson Heights. 

 

NEEDS: $697 of 927

Climate Friendly Gardeners

Help fund workshops for BLT and MLT gardeners to learn about global warming and steps they can take to reduce their carbon footprint in their own gardens.

NEEDS: $1,214 of 1,944 + Volunteers

Chicken Apprenticeship Workshops

The Chicken Apprenticeship will teach community members the basics of raising hens in the city. The Apprenticeship includes hands on workshops independent work with the hens, readings and field trips.

NEEDS: $614 of 1,315 + Volunteers

All People's Garden

The project for which we are asking funding would help us plant the backyard area. We'll plant seasonal vegetables (tomatoes, lettuce) in raised beds.

NEEDS: $1,456 of 1,620 + Volunteers

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