https://www.ioby.org/project/abandoned-housing-conversion-project

The Abandoned Housing Conversion Project

We’re working with neighborhoods and developers to turned blighted and abandoned urban core houses into good quality homes for low-income families.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,269
Steve's House

Jerusalem Farm CNAB Fund

The CNAB program is a Jerusalem Farm initiative to transform KCMO’s code enforcement program from a punitive to a restorative process.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,580 + Volunteers
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the Reading Room project

The Reading Room is a place to share stories, ideas and dreams – where lives are enriched through art, music and performance – learning in their own diverse community.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,125

Prospect Community Garden

KCCG is improving the Prospect Community Garden by:

-Constructing a shelter

-Building new raised garden beds

-Upgrading a rainwater catchment system

-Adding a garden shed and benches

NEEDS: $0 of 2,095

Refresh KC

Refresh KC offers free interior painting services to houses in three separate communities. Our ultimate goal is to cultivate community involvement, creating other opportunities to improve our neighborhoods.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,095
Mary Kelly Center

Youth and Community Leadership Engagement

Provide leadership training for Town Fork Creek youth. Outcomes will include building capacity in Town Fork Creek, involve over 20 youth in neighborhood improvement and a cleaner and safer neighborhood.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,185 + Volunteers

RS Cafe Lights Campaign

Help us turn Troost from a dividing line into a gathering place for all. The RS Cafe is revealing the strengths of the vibrant community east of Troost. Donate today to turn on the lights of the new RS Internet Cafe.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,000

Green Guard environmental stewardship program

This project connects participating Green Guard environmental stewards with the resources and training they need to make effective change in their communities and care for the natural environment.

NEEDS: $0 of 870

Hydrangea Garden Community Plaza Park

Construction of a Hydrangea Garden Community Plaza Park on a vacant lot in the historic commercial hub of Marlborough is a hands-on community engagement opportunity and a catalyst for restoring neighborhood vibrancy.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,640 + Volunteers
Everyone has a story -- Communities Creating Opportunity

YELL (Youth Excelling in Life and Leadership)

YELL seeks to empower our youth through the principles of leadership, organization, and civic engagement.  We believe that every child should be aware of their ability to engage issues that they are passionate about.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,095