December 17, 2014
The Environmental Grantmakers Association members will meet in Washington, DC on February 24 - 25 to discuss the national outlook for a wide range of critical conservation issues. We will learn from experts and each other about the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead and sharpen our...
December 11, 2014
In November, EGA, alongside Neighborhood Funders Group, hosted an eye-opening equity/environmentally-focused funder learning tour in Puerto Rico (Click here to see Joshua Cohen's blog post about the tour). The trip spotlighted the integral relationship between environmental justice, community...
October 30, 2014
Gara LaMarche, who recently spoke at the 2014 EGA Fall Retreat in New Mexico, writes about the impacts of philanthropy on democracy. Click link for full article.
October 15, 2014
As we celebrate and ponder a century of Community Foundation impact in our society, the convergence of community and climate is increasingly relevant. In just a few days, EGA, the Council on Foundations, and Funders Network for Smart Growth are bringing together community foundations who have led...
October 14, 2014
The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation has announced Harvey Fineberg, MD, Ph.D., as its new president, effective January 1, 2015. In September, Fineberg, a recognized authority in the areas of public health and health policy, higher education, and technology, became a visiting professor at the...
October 10, 2014
Join us for the COF Community Foundations Pre-Conference in Cleveland this October 19th! The day’s agenda will look to the pivotal role foundations can play in building resilient communities to confront climate change, and will include discussion on practical steps to developing programs,...
October 10, 2014
Join EGA at Exponent Philanthropy’s 2014 National Conference on Friday October 31 in Washington DC! Speakers will include Michael Boots (Acting Chair for the Council on Environmental Quality), Janet McCabe (EPA’s Office of Air and Radiation), and Rohan Patel (Special Assistant to the...
December 17, 2014
The Environmental Grantmakers Association members will meet in Washington, DC on February 24 - 25 to discuss the national outlook for a wide range of critical conservation issues. We will learn from experts and each other about the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead and sharpen our...
December 11, 2014
In November, EGA, alongside Neighborhood Funders Group, hosted an eye-opening equity/environmentally-focused funder learning tour in Puerto Rico (Click here to see Joshua Cohen's blog post about the tour). The trip spotlighted the integral relationship between environmental justice, community...
October 30, 2014
Gara LaMarche, who recently spoke at the 2014 EGA Fall Retreat in New Mexico, writes about the impacts of philanthropy on democracy. Click link for full article.
October 15, 2014
As we celebrate and ponder a century of Community Foundation impact in our society, the convergence of community and climate is increasingly relevant. In just a few days, EGA, the Council on Foundations, and Funders Network for Smart Growth are bringing together community foundations who have led...
October 14, 2014
The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation has announced Harvey Fineberg, MD, Ph.D., as its new president, effective January 1, 2015. In September, Fineberg, a recognized authority in the areas of public health and health policy, higher education, and technology, became a visiting professor at the...