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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.…

 

June is GreenThumb Garden Month

This June, we invite you to join gardeners across the city to celebrate GreenThumb’s first ever ‘Garden Month’. We want to highlight the thousands of green pioneers across our urban gardens while showing all New Yorkers the benefits of a healthy garden by inviting the community to join the celebration, learning and service. Please let us know now about your workdays, film nights, workshops, summer concerts or any fun…

 

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…