January 21, 2014
Featured Speakers include several prominent policy makers and thought leaders, including US EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, climate scientist and activist Nicole Hernandez Hammer, Grist Justice Editor Brentin Mock, and Grammy-winning Artist and Producer of the climate album HOME Malik Yusef...
January 29, 2015
Wilburforce Foundation and COMPASS are pleased to announce the first group of twenty scientists awarded the newly established Wilburforce Fellowship in Conservation Science. The Wilburforce Fellowship will build a community of conservation science leaders who excel in using science to help achieve...
January 22, 2015
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is launching an initiative to help states meet the targets set by the Obama administration to cut carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants. Bloomberg's charity arm and the California Heising-Simons family on Wednesday announced the plan, which...
January 12, 2015
The Kresge and Surdna foundations have announced grants totaling $1.35 million over two years to seven community development financial institutions working to integrate arts, culture, and creativity into their community revitalization efforts. As part of the foundations' joint Catalyzing...
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...
January 21, 2014
Featured Speakers include several prominent policy makers and thought leaders, including US EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, climate scientist and activist Nicole Hernandez Hammer, Grist Justice Editor Brentin Mock, and Grammy-winning Artist and Producer of the climate album HOME Malik Yusef...
January 29, 2015
Wilburforce Foundation and COMPASS are pleased to announce the first group of twenty scientists awarded the newly established Wilburforce Fellowship in Conservation Science. The Wilburforce Fellowship will build a community of conservation science leaders who excel in using science to help achieve...
January 22, 2015
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is launching an initiative to help states meet the targets set by the Obama administration to cut carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants. Bloomberg's charity arm and the California Heising-Simons family on Wednesday announced the plan, which...
January 12, 2015
The Kresge and Surdna foundations have announced grants totaling $1.35 million over two years to seven community development financial institutions working to integrate arts, culture, and creativity into their community revitalization efforts. As part of the foundations' joint Catalyzing...
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...