Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

In Our Backyards

Brooklyn, N.Y.
$250,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2014

The organization uses micro philanthropy in an online format to connect small grant donors and volunteers with groups in need of funding to carry out neighborhood environmental projects in urban areas. This cross-team grant from our Detroit Program and Arts and Culture Program teams allows the crowd-sourcing enterprise to ramp up its national expansion and explore the potential for launching a pilot program in Detroit.