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Apply for a MillionTreesNYC mini-grant

Simple magic. Urban trees improve air qual­ity, unite neigh­bor­hoods, decrease storm water runoff, increase real estate val­ues, and reduce heat­ing and cool­ing costs. And they look beautiful when they get big.

Calling all urban farmers: we need data

The Design Trust is offering a $200 stipend for participation in the growing, season-long study. The effort hopes to actualize and solidify the volume and impact that New York City’s farms and gardens have on our food systems.

Weekend Warm Up and cool down at MoMA PS 1

Currently on display at MoMA PS 1, the sculptural installation “Wendy” uses pollutant neutralizing materials equivalent to removing 260 cars from the road.

Beez in the trap?

From beekeeping to beewatching to sampling local honey, there are many ways to support urban agriculture and the worldwide bee population.

NYCService.org

NYCService.org asks you to use your time, passion, skills, and willingness to help to address New York City’s most pressing needs.