Propose a New Project

Sustainable Ballard wants to hear your ideas! Do you have a project in mind that aligns with our mission?

Instructions: Complete the Project Proposal Form BEFORE you begin work on a proposed project. Board approval is required. This form may be submitted by any of the following actions:

  1. Filling out the form & pressing submit
  2. Filling out the form and emailing it to any board member

Please retain the final, approved form in your project’s files.

Project Proposal Form
Your first & last name
Your email address i.e.
i.e. March 1, 2020
Sustainability Issue(s): *
Please select any/all that apply
Short phrase i.e. Face Mask Production, Zero Waste
Mission & Vision Statement: Sustainable Ballard, a blueprint for Everytown, USA, educates, inspires, and engages neighbors to take action to live more sustainably both individually and collectively. Our vision is an inclusive, joyful, sustainable community co-creating a world for this and future generations where eco-systems are healthy and peace is inevitable.
i.e. This project was inspired by a national project
Insert link for organization list above (if applicable).
Does the project involve any official political organizing, or campaigning for legislation or individuals? *
*Please note that SB’s standing – 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status – means that political lobbying and campaigning (both for individuals and legislation) is limited and will be strictly reviewed.
First & last name of the person responsible for organizing and executing the project vision.
i.e. John Smith – volunteer recruiter
Insert number in hours
For cost insert (-) for income insert (+) i.e. +$100 or -$100
Provide any relevant information that was not included above. If your project is approved we will use this description on the SB website, newsletters & social media platforms.
Please be specific, measurable, attainable, realistic and timely. I.e. We will sew & deliver 100 face masks for local Seattle organizations by May 1, 2020.
What obstacles might we face? i.e. we will not be able to obtain the supplies needed in a timely manner.
How does this project advance participants understanding of the Sustainability Issue(s) addressed?
I.e. We will photograph the face mask volunteers & their finished products.
i.e. $100
i.e. $500
i.e. 100
Audience size i.e. 1000
i.e. We will make 90% of the masks by April 15, 2020.