Kindness & Generosity Projects
Read about grantees who have received funding for their Kindness & Generosity project from a Pollination Project grant.
Homeless individuals who have animal companions are one of the most underserved groups, and are often excluded from services and accommodation. Homeless With Pets developed a grass-root response to help homeless people provide the best care possible for their animal companions by offering them resources and services in Sonoma County. They
Nicole Javorsky is a teenage dynamo who mobilizes hundreds of volunteers to hand-make teddy bears that are given to people in hospitals as a way to lift their spirits and connect people with one another in very empathic, compassionate ways. Her impact grant will be used to help launch a
Children in foster care can live fractured lives due to constant relocation. They lack continuity and a sense of their own history, as a result, they often feel like they’re invisible and that they don’t matter. In New York City alone, there are approximately 12,000 children in foster care who,
At only nine years old, Joshua Berry is already helping change the world. Located in Victoria, Australia, he created his organization 2 Pairs Each along with the help of his parents and older sister. After traveling around his community and speaking with various members of the homeless community, Joshua learned
With an intention to feed just one homeless person on his birthday, Roderick Lawson quickly realized that he wanted to impact the world on a much larger scale. Based in Tampa, Florida, Roderick created Blessed 2 Bless, and seeks to strengthen his community by providing clothing, food, health care and
Joy Boone began crocheting small items of clothing for the homeless with her mother at a very young age. Unfortunately, after a long fight with Alzheimer’s her mother lost the ability to crochet, however, Joy has continued the tradition of giving back to the community. Two years ago Joy founded
As a child, Matthew Webb was given opportunities to help others and to make an impact in his community. Now, as a parent, he and his wife Eva, have tried to instill those same values into their own children and decided to travel across the United States as a family to accomplish this.