A collection of our favourite Awesome Foundation funded projects from around the world. Awesome Newcastle is a chapter of The Awesome Foundation. The Awesome Foundation was created in 2009 and has provided over $1.5m in grants via 114 chapters in 26 countries.
Popscope is an initiative in Baltimore, Maryland which brings free public astronomy nights to residents. Pop-up telescopes are spontaneously set up in locatio..
Ottawa resident and mother Jenny Guth has recently helped implement a Buddy Bench in Stittsville Public School.
The Buddy Bench is an ordinary bench placed..
The Veggie Truck from Alaska is a project aimed at providing farm-fresh crops to people from low-income areas. Locally grown produce will be delivered more di..
Liverpool Small Cinema is a new artist-led community screening space built entirely from volunteered time, money and materials. It’s a place for people to vie..
Subway Sets brings New York City’s best underground musicians up to rooftops above the city. Subway Sets’ sold-out concerts turn moments on a subway platform ..
Inside Books Project is an Austin-based organisation that sends free books and educational materials to prisoners in Texas. The initiative works to promote re..
Mālama Pūpūkea-Waimea is a youth program consisting of a series of fun, hands-on, educational workshops for children that focus on marine science, environment..
The annual Come Out & Play Festival provides a forum for new types of public games and play. The mission is to bring together a public eager to rediscover the..
Belle Isle to 8 Mile is an insider’s guide to Detroit. It’s a comprehensive, curated, printed guide to Detroit featuring over 1,000 sites, attractions, and cu..