2004 New York Ride Grantees

Total amount raised by the 2004 NY Ride $143,700
Applied toward the cost of the Ride (20%) $28,740
Total proceeds of 2004 NY Ride supporting educational projects $114,960
Hazon
Launching Tuv Ha’Aretz / Community-Supported Agriculture Project $25,000
General Hazon Support $16,050
Rabbinic Fellowship $8,000
Leadership Development $3,000
Projects in the United States
Canfei Nesharim
to support the Shabbaton held by the first Orthodox environmental organization
$750
COEJL
general support and scholarships for COEJL conference
$3,000
Huntington Jewish Center
to create a community garden in honor of HJC’s hosting the 2003 NY Ride
$1,800
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center / ADAMAH
half of this grant is used to support the operating costs of the ADAMAH program; half is being used to build a new teen village on the other side of the lake
$25,000
Teva Learning Center
to support some of the most exciting Jewish environmental education in the US today
$5,000
The Shalom Nature Center
to support the Marla Bennet memorial garden
$1,000
Hebrew College Rabbinical School
to support work in Jewish environmental scholarship
$1,200
Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center
to support environmental programming at the Hebrew School
$600
Partners In Creation
PIC is a coalition of cutting-edge Jewish environmental organizations; this money was used to purchase a banner for use at conferences
$180
Temple Israel Center
to create a community garden in honor of TIC’s hosting the 2004 NY Ride
$2,400
Projects in Israel and Overseas
American Jewish World Service
to support their work on sustainable development
$1,800
Arava Institute for Environmental Studies
to support the Masters in Environmental Leadership program
$12,000
Heschel Center for Environmental Leadership
for general operating costs
$1,800
Kibbutz Lotan
to support the Lotan Center for Creative Ecology
$1,500
SPNI Jerusalem
to support the Sustainable Jerusalem Project and to provide resources for the urban garden at the Old Leper Hospital
$1,800
The Torah Yoga Institute
to support the creation of a Torah Yoga Leadership Program
$1,800
Other Organizations
Adventure Cycling $100
Green Restaurant Association $180
Hudson Valley Sustainable Communities Network $180
Just Food $360
Sierra Club $180
Transportation Alternatives $180
Other, misc. $100