Local Projects is pleased to announce Change by Us, a civic engagement platform that lets residents organize projects together, which launched today NYC. Check it out at changeby.us/nyc.
Using both text messaging and the site itself, New Yorkers can submit ideas for a more sustainable city. Based on those ideas, the site connects visitors and invites them into project groups. Project groups connect to existing city resources and community organizations to help them achieve their goals. (more…)
June 20-30th OPEN CALL
Tell your story to the world! The National September 11th Memorial Museum in New York is looking for people who speak the foreign languages listed below and were living or traveling outside of the United States during the 2001 September 11th attack. (more…)
Local Projects’ Explore 9/11 iPhone App, which launched for this year’s anniversary has just been featured in Apple’s App Store Hall of Fame, alongside Facebook, (more…)