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Patagonia Environmental Grants and Support

Patagonia makes grants to organizations that identify and work on the root causes of problems and that approach issues with a commitment to long-term change. Next deadline date: August 31. Click HERE to Apply.


Captain Planet Foundation Small Grant Program 2016

Captain Planet Foundation Small Grant Program 2016:  Grants are made for activities that conform to the mission of the Captain Planet Foundation, which is: To give the next generation of environmental stewards an active understanding and love for the natural world in which they live. The program of funding and supporting hands-on environmental projects is designed to encourage innovative initiatives that inspire and empower…


ioby Matching Grants

Crowd-resourcing platform In Our Backyards, or ioby, is partnering with the New York State Health Foundation to provide training and $100,000 in matching grants to help Brownsville residents improve health in their communities. The Healthy Neighborhoods Challenge kicks off this summer as a way to empower community members to make their neighborhoods safer, improve access to fresh food or introduce new education programs.…


NYRP Gardens for the City Program

TRANSFORM YOUR GREEN SPACE   NYRP helps transform a schoolyard. Is there a community space in your neighborhood you’d like to see transformed? If so, apply for help from NYRP below. We provide support for project of various scales—from building a few vegetables beds to large-scale restoration work.  Through the   Gardens for the City   program, NYRP helps…