Environmental Sustainability Projects
Read about grantees who have received funding for their Environmental Sustainability project from a Pollination Project grant.
Enfrentar el cambio climático desde lo concreto con iniciativas de resistencia (a la implantación de proyectos que aumentan el cambio climático), evitando hacerlo desde el miedo y más bien hacerlo desde el respeto y armonía con la naturaleza. Resistencia al desplazamiento de las comunidades, a los modelos tecnológicos que aumentan
Samuel Kangethe is a social worker who has been working for the past 15 years with orphans and vulnerable children programs in the areas around Nairobi, especially in the slums. In an effort to help his community, he traveled to the United States and attended an eight-month Bio intensive and cultural exchange program/internship
StrawFree.org is an organization dedicated to the elimination of plastic straws—one bamboo straw at a time. Diana Lofflin, StrawFree.org founder, was moved to action after seeing the amount of plastic straws picked up at local beach cleanups. In fact, more than 500,000,000 straws are used each day in the United States.
LOCAL AGW was founded by Cathleen Schulte and Kristen Rickman Southworth as an organization to maintain and develop the Broadway Pollinator Garden in Oakland, California, an Adopt-A-Highway location at the Broadway exit of Highway 24. Their mission is to create a beautiful community space in an urban setting that supports a
The Cincinnati Christian Adult Ministries Center/Cincinnati Christian College is a part of a community garden in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Civic Garden Center is a great asset toward the success of each community garden. The Martin Luther King (MLK) Community Garden project is serving the inner city residents. The garden offers families
Think Green: if you want to help people and save the planet, then Petals with a Purpose is for you! Each week, volunteers, people with a social conscious, and individuals with and without intellectual disabilities create natural gifts of beauty using recycled items destined for the landfill like soup cans
Joshua Amponsem started the Sustainable Community Project when he commenced a series of sanitation workshops in Cape Coast with Isaac Abugri and other members of the Green Africa Youth Organization. Through the workshop, Joshua noticed that inappropriate organic waste disposal has led to the increase in sanitation-related diseases such as