MAKE A GREEN NOISE is a long term solution to the challenges facing urban communities: decay and neglect. As a low cost, high value approach to transforming and revitalization of vacant lots through community greening, empowerment, and economic development, MAKE A GREEN NOISE! Acts as a catalyst for broader community improvements and positive public health outcomes for all who live, work, and play in the Compton Creek Watershed.
What We Need & What You Get
Adopting and managing open space that benefit the community.
MAKE A GREEN NOISE! program is committed to regular cleaning, mowing, weeding, tree planting and gardening on vacant lots. MAKE A GREEN NOISE! will offer community workshops to improve residents understanding of the value of community greeespace, lower individual carbon footprint and promote resource conservation, waste reduction and green tools that improve the health and wellness of the local community.
This fundraiser will help us start up our first 15 bed community garden! We need:
Soil, Fertilizer, Compost, raised beds, Herbs, Flowers, tools, 26" Pots, trees, Compost Bins, water irrigation system, water hose...and VOLUNTEERS!
In-kind Donations and CASH!
MAKE A GREEN NOISE! is part of a global movement to utilize green tools to promote opportunities for equitable, sustainable and innovative renewal. The transformation of vacant lots has the capacity to:
- Restore pride
- Deter crime
- Reduce urban decay
- Improve local biodiversity
- Foster neighborhood cohesion
- Improve civic engagement
- Improve watershed health
- Improve individual health
- Decrease urban heat island effect
- Promote green inclusive economy
Other Ways You Can Help
There's so many ways you can help! You can donate, Share and DO!
DONATE! Help us reach a goal of raising $5000 which will help to fund our start up gardening program
SHARE! Share our link with friends, family and EVERYONE. Its easy to share this movement.
DO! Start a community garden in your own community! Organize a clean up of an area! Or simply start your own backyard garden...HAVE FUN