Environmental Sustainability Projects
Read about grantees who have received funding for their Environmental Sustainability project from a Pollination Project grant.
With The Pollination Project Impact Grant, we will set up a Join The Pipe water kiosk at Patriana Education Centre located in Makongeni area, Nairobi. The water kiosk will enable school children and the community around the school access clean drinking water through a business model that will allow the school make profit by selling water to the community at an affordable price. The kiosk will also ensure regular school attendance since the school children won’t have to walk long distances to get water anymore.
Both interactive and hands-on environmental learning experiences are used to train young Malaysian youth to understand the basic scientific strategy to clean up (rehabilitate) contaminated Brownfield sites with the aid of sophisticated green technology of phytoremediation by planting Vetiver grass. The funding from the Impact Grant will be used for three upcoming projects: Tadom Hill eco-workshop, Klang river rehabilitation and Sivananda Home Children engagement projects.
The Traditional Medicine and Herbs Conservation Project is a community intervention that seeks to conserve traditional medicinal trees and herbs in the face of deforestation, climate change and unsustainable exploitation; and to preserve the indigenous medicinal culture of the Nyambo Community in Kyerwa District, North-western Tanzania. The impact grant from pollination Project will be used to expand this project to other wards that did not benefit in first grant ($ 1000) so that large number of people from Nyambo community may benefit. Also the tree nurseries already established will be maintained for existing and future generation.
Grantee Name: Zachary Lager Project Name: Access to Water and Family Sector Farming Grant Location: Nguineia, Nhamatanda District, Sofala Province, Mozambi state Mozambique Funding Partner: Levi Strauss & Co. Project Description: Local Development Catalyst Network's (LDCN) sustainable agriculture and community food security project builds off our previous access to water project and promotes
Sustainistan( As well as known as Leader’s incubator) is empowering women by giving them opportunities to lead the small grant projects. Our goal is to help them foster their life-long leadership potential including, problem solving, communication skills and critical thinking. Each activity will aim to boost their self-confidence, knowledge and encouraging them to think of new ideas. Our team is helping to create a greener and healthier environment at high schools in Afghanistan through their TPP Grant. Our vision is delivering Wow! to the schools environment through installing waste disposal bins and planting trees.
Grantee Name: Vincent Atitwa Project Name: Fortified Staple Flours To Fight Malnutrition Project Grant Location: Mumias, Kenya Funding Partner: Our 2016 Crowdfunding Donors Project Description: My project is to end chronic malnutrition in Western Kenya. In the past 3 year, I have trained 1000 families, providing them with sweet potatoes vines, amaranth grain
Grantee Name: Elizabeth Stevens Project Name: Serengeti Human and Wildlife Care Project Grant Location: Bunda district, Tanzania Funding Partner: A Well Fed World Project Description: The Serengeti Human and Wildlife project will produce Wood Efficient Stoves to save trees since the stoves use less wood, they also issue less smoke and so reduce carbon