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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.

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Friendly CSA is a justice response to the gap in access to fresh food for those who are incarcera...

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Commissary fund for people on Rikers & Bedford Hills Correctional Facility

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Events

Roots Unbound is hosting the following events.

Past event
02:00 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 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 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
Incognito

$1,200 USD since May 2021

5
Melissa Munnerlyn

$900 USD since Mar 2021

6
Rob Cook

$875 USD since Mar 2021

7
Mateo Cartagena

$666 USD since Dec 2021

8
PL

$645 USD since May 2021

9
Sam Ryser

$617.04 USD since Feb 2022

10
Alex mctigue

$380 USD since Mar 2021

11
Jolie Altshuler

$380 USD since Mar 2021

12
Tamara Santibanez

$300 USD since Aug 2021

13
Owyn Ruck

$297 USD since Oct 2021

14
lauren gerig

$285 USD since Mar 2021

15
Dan Gaetani

$285 USD since Mar 2021

Organizations

1
Phoenix House - Brooklyn Recovery Center

$9,548.04 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 92

Thank you for supporting Roots Unbound.

PK

Admin

Jess M.

Admin

Incognito

$5,000 USD

Pauli Cakes

$5,000 USD

Owen Deutsch

$2,971 USD

incognito

$1,200 USD

Melissa Munne...

$900 USD

Rob Cook

Supporter

$875 USD

Budget


Transparent and open finances.

Monthly financial contribution to Friendly Commissary Fund

Credit from Bianca to Friendly Commissary Fund

+$20.00USD
Completed
Contribution #474452

Debit from Roots Unbound to Amazon.com*145UN1X31

-$87.52USD
Paid
Charge #98204
Monthly financial contribution to Roots Unbound

Credit from lauren gerig to Roots Unbound

+$15.00USD
Completed
Contribution #158276
$
Today’s balance

$777.36 USD

Total raised

$33,787.81 USD

Total disbursed

$33,010.45 USD

Estimated annual budget

$30,402.73 USD

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News from Roots Unbound

Updates on our activities and progress.

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

March Friendly Commissary Fund

Calling on our network! We are once again raising money for the Friendly Commissary Fund. The Fund is made possible through...
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Published on March 17, 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