The Bronx is Blooming’s GREEN PLACE in The Bronx

Our mission is to grow and support a culture of environmental stewardship in the Bronx, helping local residents become drivers of change and protectors of the borough’s natural resources.

NEEDS: $2,402 of 10,152
Youth support

Environmental Education at Mill Brook Garden

Be a part of providing environmental education content for members of the Mill Brook Houses Community. Teach the generation the importance of water conservation and energy conservation.

 

NEEDS: $7,000 of 7,000
Entrance to Ewen Park with Child

Ewen Park Capacity Building

Help the Stewards of Ewen Park expand our work and grow and become more independent through the purchase of tools and an internet domain, website, and email list serve subscription. 

NEEDS: $0 of 1,046
The Hustle (2019)

The Hustle

Entrepreneurial skills and opportunities for High School Students. 

NEEDS: $0 of 50,321
Yoga in the Park Franz Sigel Bronx

Yoga in the Park, Bronx

Join Friends of 4 Parks in supporting yoga in our local parks on Saturday mornings in a peaceful setting to encourage physical fitness, healthful living and emotional grounding.

NEEDS: $0 of 4,672

Help Build Better Paths for the Boroughs

For ongoing free mental & physical health services for underserved communities through the partnership of an athletic sports program & a counseling mentorship program.

NEEDS: $6,402 of 6,522

Bringing The Peace COVID 2020 Initiative Toys and Joy

Holiday joy in a pandemic, supporting families and individuals in their time of economic struggle. Gifting toys, PPE, and cleaning supplies to keep our community healthy. Mind, body, and spirit.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,046
Social Distancing. gardening

Kelly Street Garden During COVID

Our community faces multiple challenges with some of the highest rates nationally in asthma, heart disease, and diabetes. COVID-19 has forced us to reimagine how we bring fresh produce to our impacted community.

NEEDS: $0 of 10,309

South Bronx Concert Series - Quarantine Edition

Singer, Elissa Carmona will create and produce the third annual "South Bronx Concert Series - Quarantine Edition", a series of ten virtual concerts that will run from May through December 2020. 

NEEDS: $0 of 10,908
Community garden tropical plants

The love of tropical gardening

Why Tropical gardening in a community garden? Because you can visit it for free and learn about different types of plants that you don't see in the south Bronx!

NEEDS: $3,299 of 3,299
Yoga in Franz Sigel Park, Bronx, NY

Yoga in the Park

Join Friends of 4 Parks in supporting free yoga in Franz Sigel park this summer, Saturdays at 9 a.m.  With your support, we can ensure the program continues through the end of the summer.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,120

2018 Unity Park Concert Series

A series of five concerts in a South Bronx city park that will strengthen the arts culture and foster higher community engagement. 

NEEDS: $0 of 8,200

Operation Optimum Health

Coming July 13, next month Help us feed (200) people to celebrate my Birthday !!!

NEEDS: $0 of 907
delivery from the farm fresh vegetables

FEED OUR PANTRY

The executive board along with our residents will be part of this project. Each will develop personal goal for the project and strive to meet them. The goal is to feed a multitude of people.

 

NEEDS: $350 of 1,000
Please donate to get the Bronx Salad into South Bronx restaurants

The Bronx Salad

The Bronx Salad will increase access to healthy food options in The South Bronx and support local businesses. The salad features locally sourced ingredients that represent the culinary diversity of the borough.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,640
KSG long shot

Garden Ambassador Program

The 16-week Garden Ambassador Program will allow 3 ambassadors to build urban gardening skills, learn about urban agriculture careers, and get a $1,000 stipend to help maintain the Kelly Street Garden in the South Bronx.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,125

Rocking the Boat Alumni Rowing Team

Rocking the Boat’s Alumni Rowing Team is a fun, exercise-based initiative that allows alumni from this South Bronx-based Youth Development Program to practice and participate in local and regional races.  

NEEDS: $0 of 13,116

The Hunts Point Hustle

The Hunts Point Hustle is a 5k run/walk event on October 1st that will raise funds to help Sustainable South Bronx to provide green jobs training to low income New Yorkers. 

NEEDS: $0 of 5,185

Bronx Students Investigate Transit Pricing

Why does subway fare cost what it does? Who decides?

Fifteen Bronx public high school students will investigate that issue this summer, with your help! 

NEEDS: $0 of 11,880

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

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

Kids for Compost!

Help us turn our school lunch waste into soil we can use! With compost bins and supplies, we will reduce our environmental impact and learn about science.

NEEDS: $0 of 337

Leadership Intern Field Training

LIFT is a 6-week leadership training program for underserved youth in the South Bronx; this project funds Environmental Stewardship week.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,776