GS Mutual Aid

A grassroots mutual aid network supporting the most vulnerable and at-risk members of our community during the COVID-19 crisis– immigrant and undocumented families.

NEEDS: $0 of 6,197 + Volunteers

Brownsville Nosh

An event promoting healthy eating & wellness, providing warm clothes & help during trying times, sharing the area's dramatic history.

 

 

NEEDS: $0 of 3,711 + Volunteers

Giving Tuesday - Tech for HOPE

Help to provide #TechForHOPE this Giving Tuesday!  Support some of the communities hit hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic in gaining greater access to critical technology.  

NEEDS: $0 of 9,902

Greater Prospect Heights Mutual Aid's Community Fund

In response to COVID-19 and the related economic upheaval, GPHMA is providing direct material support to neighbors in need and working to strengthen relationships between community members and institutions.

NEEDS: $0 of 13,790 + Volunteers

Bring Art to Our Beds

As a part of the Arts Gowanus ArtWalk on Atlantic Ave, we want to install a vibrant public art installation around the tree beds along the 1.5 mile stretch from 4th Avenue to the Waterfront. 

NEEDS: $0 of 7,253 + Volunteers
Mayleen Cumberbatch, our Elder Box advisor

Ocean Hill / East Bushwick Elder Boxes

We're delivering fresh fruit and vegetables, plus pantry staples, to elders in our community who are shut-in because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

NEEDS: $0 of 30,000 + Volunteers

Gardeners Corps

Make your park beautiful.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,112 + Volunteers
Children and Women train at a recent Bullettrun parkour class at Wingate Park.

Bullettrun

The pandemic's impact has made Bullettrun's free parkour program more popular with students of all ages; and challenged our black teachers like never before.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,660 + Volunteers
Mayleen Cumberbatch is 92 years old.

Ocean Hill/East Bushwick Elder Boxes

We're delivering fresh fruit and vegetables, plus pantry staples, to elders in our community who are shut-in because of the pandemic.

NEEDS: $0 of 10,342 + Volunteers
Summer 2019 volunteering at a local community garden for our day of service.

A Summer of Healing

Help support our young "Light Workers" this summer as we work together to create a healthier, empowered, equitable community.  

NEEDS: $0 of 10,345
[photo of baby asylum seeker with the city in the background]

Help Asylum Seekers during the time of COVID-19

This is a hard time for so many: imagine stuggling with the US asylum process on top of everything. Help support those fleeing danger by covering living costs until they can legally earn money to support themselves.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,005

Food To The People

We will deliver food and the equipment to grow food to people in need to make both an immediate and long lasting impact on food security.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,155 + Volunteers
FIG member chef harvesting garlic scapes.

FIG Frontline Community Food Relief

FIG is providing meals and groceries to out-of-work food workers in our restaurant network, domestic workers, LGBTQ+ youth, and other at-risk folks in NYC's communities hardest hit by COVID-19.

NEEDS: $0 of 13,500

Supply Drop

Nourish our healthcare workers, save local restaurants.

NEEDS: $0 of 16,155

Gertie Feeds NYC

Help transform Gertie into a soup kitchen to feed those on the frontlines of the COVID-19 crisis: healthcare workers, the homeless, unemployed and hungry.  Let's come together and tackle this crisis.

NEEDS: $0 of 50,791
Free Red Hook Kayaking

Red Hook & Gowanus Youth Ambassador Leadership in Brooklyn

Young mariners are the voice of our environmental future; help us teach the skills to be effective leaders.  Boaters need to be responsive, quick thinkers, because our seas and weather are constantly changing.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,107 + Volunteers
Neighbors take home some Dasheen Bush (a.k.a Taro Leaves) from last year's harvest

Farming for our Community!

Help the Wyckoff Farmhouse team cultivate our 3,000 square-feet of growing space to provide produce for our local community in East Flatbush and Brownsville. 

NEEDS: $0 of 21,340
The Program a 360-degree interactive performance by Falconworks Theater Company

Falconworks Mainstage: The Program

Rescheduled for the fall of 2020, Falconworks Mainstage production, "The Program," will invite audiences to a meeting of a 12-step program for people recovering from white supremacy. 

NEEDS: $0 of 7,090 + Volunteers
Wooden Mock-Up

TimberWolf

"TimberWolf" is a metaphor of how waste can be repurposed into a beautiful and practical asset to the community that produces it. 
 

NEEDS: $0 of 5,328 + Volunteers

Good Food Works

Help us pave a path to health with good food and good jobs 

NEEDS: $0 of 33,333

Brooklyn PS 20 Green Arts program

Help us fund art and gardening classes for every student, bees, a more spacious Green Arts classroom and much more!

NEEDS: $0 of 15,130

Summer Youth Jobs Promoting Health in Brownsville

Empowering our youth with the skills to educate their peers about staying healthy during COVID-19 and while supplementing their income due to the cancellation of Summer Youth Employment

NEEDS: $0 of 20,200 + Volunteers

Plaza Power!

Support arts and culture programming for immigrant youth and communities in our first neighborhood plaza in Kensington, Brooklyn! 

NEEDS: $0 of 6,894

Artists Lead! BUGS Community Market

Support our students to launch the BUGS Community Market that will feature projects, performances, and local produce to connect with people of all ages about growing an equitable, healthy, and sustainable community.

NEEDS: $0 of 36,935
LTP Youth

Lion's Tooth Project

Get Involved! Support immigrant, queer, and BIPOC youth impacted by COVID-19 to have more agency over their own wellness, healing, and personal stories.

NEEDS: $0 of 14,411 + Volunteers

Hip2B Healthy Fresh Food Box/Farmstand at PS 284

Help build a student-run Fresh Food Box & farmstand & flea at PS 284. Empower kids to be healthy changemakers in Brownsville, an area with one of NYC"s highest obesity, diabetes, heart disease rates.

NEEDS: $0 of 12,484 + Volunteers

2nd Annual Brooklyn School Gardens Crawl!

Help support Brooklyn public school gardens, which nurture and engage the next generation of environmental stewards and citizens.

NEEDS: $0 of 100 + Volunteers

Fitness Challenge for a Healthy Brownsville

Make effective fitness training available for free in Brownsville, Brooklyn! Your support will make a 10-week fitness challenge available for free for the people who live and work in Brownsville. 

NEEDS: $0 of 100 + Volunteers

Fitness, Fashion & Entrepreneurship

We bring  fitness, fashion & entrepreneurship programs to the youth in Brownsville! We are teaching our young leaders how to be healthy, customize their own clothing & become entrepreneurs 

NEEDS: $0 of 3,650 + Volunteers

Marion Street Music Fest!

When the body feels good, the mind feels good, and what better way to feel good than to dance away your afternoon under the sun? From Afro Latino music to jazz, come enjoy at our music fest!

NEEDS: $0 of 385

BUGS Bounty: Student Farm Stand and Community Market

Support our 6th grade students in a project that will educate the community about environmental sustainability and food justice, and encourage interest in our urban garden and locally sourced food.

NEEDS: $0 of 8,500

From the Roots to the Leaves

From the Roots to the Leaves. This project is about creating a bridge between our youth and seniors in green spaces.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,000 + Volunteers

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