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Looking to fund a community project? The answer is just a click away

“This is the first in a series of TKF Foundation articles highlighting resources to help communities build and develop urban green space.”  Obtaining the financial resources needed to develop grass-roots, community-based projects is never easy. Smaller projects are often overlooked by the large foundations while community leaders who truly understand the needs of their neighborhood find…

Making Real, Large Changes in Your Community: A Q&A with Erin Barnes of ioby

How can you be the opposite of a NIMBY? Join ioby (in our backyard), an online platform that funds local environmental and community projects. We talked to one of ioby’s founders about how neighborhoods can green vacant lots, get support from donors to make green changes, and more.

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"In the midst of pain, anger and frustration, this is an oasis of calm and beauty."

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