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Roots Unbound

Roots Unbound is an organization offering nature-based programming centered around food justice, therapeutic horticulture, and ecological disinvestment to people in the NYC area with a focus on supporting people impacted by the carceral system.

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Projects

Support the following initiatives from Roots Unbound.

Project
Friendly CSA is a justice response to the gap in access to fresh food for those who are incarcera...
Project
Commissary fund for people on Rikers & Bedford Hills Correctional Facility

Events

Roots Unbound is hosting the following events.

Past event
02:00 PM-06:00 PM UTC
Join us this Saturday from 10 AM to 2 PM at the Brooklyn Grange LIC location. We will be planting...Read more
Past event
02:00 PM-08:00 PM UTC
Spring is here! Come by! Buy yourself a plant and make some kokedamas with us! Free family activi...Read more
Past event
06:00 PM-07:00 PM UTC
We invite participants to hop in the Roots Unbound virtual tour bus and travel around Brooklyn to...Read more

Top financial contributors

Individuals

1
Incognito

$5,000 USD since Dec 2021

2
Pauli Cakes

$5,000 USD since Mar 2022

3
Owen Deutsch

$2,970.83 USD since Dec 2021

4
Tadesh Inagaki

$2,000 USD since Dec 2022

5
Incognito

$1,200 USD since May 2021

6
Rob Cook

$950 USD since Mar 2021

7
Melissa Munnerlyn

$900 USD since Mar 2021

8
Mateo Cartagena

$666 USD since Dec 2021

9
PL

$645 USD since May 2021

10
Sam Ryser

$617.04 USD since Feb 2022

11
Alex mctigue

$440 USD since Mar 2021

12
Jolie Altshuler

$440 USD since Mar 2021

13
Tamara Santibanez

$360 USD since Aug 2021

14
lauren gerig

$330 USD since Mar 2021

15
Dan Gaetani

$330 USD since Mar 2021

Organizations

1
Phoenix House - Brooklyn Recovery Center

$15,775.69 USD since Jun 2021

3
Colgate University

$750 USD since Sep 2022

4
City Parks Foundation

$500 USD since Sep 2021

Roots Unbound is all of us

Our contributors 97

Thank you for supporting Roots Unbound.

PK

Admin

Jess M.

Admin

Phoenix House...

$15,776 USD

Incognito

$5,000 USD

Pauli Cakes

$5,000 USD

Owen Deutsch

$2,971 USD

Tadesh Inagaki

$2,000 USD

incognito

$1,200 USD

Rob Cook

Supporter

$950 USD

Melissa Munne...

$900 USD

Budget


Transparent and open finances.

from SP BK PACKERS to Roots Unbound

-$276.01 USD
Paid
Charge #120194

from Jess M. to Friendly CSA

-$36.72 USD
Processing
Reimbursement #120146

Debit from Roots Unbound to AMAZON.COM*A22710CR3 AMZN

-$53.82USD
Paid
Charge #119922
$
Today’s balance

$1,461.92 USD

Total raised

$42,121.77 USD

Total disbursed

$40,659.85 USD

Estimated annual budget

$30,935.36 USD

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News from Roots Unbound

Updates on our activities and progress.

2022 highlights and a thank you from us!

2022 is coming to a close, and we want to take a moment for reflection and heartfelt thanks to everyone who has donated to...
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Published on December 22, 2022 by PK

Mutual Aid Request- Re-entry support for T!

Mutual Aid Request‼️ We are fundraising funds for a dear friend of ours, T. She was incarcerated at age 19 and was held fo...
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Published on August 10, 2022 by PK

SAY NO! TO THE DOCCS NEW PACKAGE DIRECTIVE #4911A

The DOCCS Directive 4911A is an immediate threat to how incarcerated folks in NYS prisons are able to receive packages from...
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Published on May 9, 2022 by PK

About


 Roots Unbound (RU) is an abolitionist grassroots organization based in Brooklyn offering nature-based programming centered around food justice, therapeutic horticulture, and ecological disinvestment to people in the NYC area with a focus on supporting and uplifting people impacted by the carceral system.


Our team

PK

Admin

Jess M.

Admin