May 13, 2015
This Fall, EGA will return to the Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, NY on September 27-30, 2015. This year’s Retreat will be grounded in themes of interconnectivity and intersectionality. As such, we'll explore a range of perspectives that will shed new light on the many facets of the...
June 16, 2015
Two years ago, Community Food Funders held a panel discussion on risk and resiliency preparedness after Hurricanes Irene and Sandy. Last week, North Star Fund hosted a follow up discussion to see what has changed, and what still needs to be put into action. Since 2012, there has been increased...
June 2, 2015
Grantmakers in the Arts released its Statement of Purpose for Racial Equity in Arts Philanthropy in March 2015. It did not spring from thin air. Members concerned with social justice have been active within GIA for nearly a decade. Over the past six years, members have shown an overwhelming...
May 26, 2015
British Columbia is now home to the largest ocean plan completed to date in North America, with 40,000 square miles of ocean under ecosystem-based management. Co-led by the Province of British Columbia and 18 First Nations, the Marine Planning Partnership (MaPP) stands as a world-leading example of...
May 21, 2015
To pursue its environmental mission, Tiffany & Co. balances corporate leadership with traditional philanthropic grantmaking.
May 14, 2015
Each year since 1989, the JFK Library bestows its Profile in Courage award to a public servant who takes a principled but unpopular position. This year, the award went to Bob Inglis, a former congressman from South Carolina who’s turned into America’s best hope for near-term climate...
April 23, 2015
The Archbishop of South Africa, Desmond Tutu, has called for an international “anti-apartheid-style boycott” against the fossil fuel industry in response to global warming. Bill talks with two leaders who helped inspire the new fossil fuel divestment movement that Tutu is encouraging....
May 13, 2015
This Fall, EGA will return to the Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, NY on September 27-30, 2015. This year’s Retreat will be grounded in themes of interconnectivity and intersectionality. As such, we'll explore a range of perspectives that will shed new light on the many facets of the...
June 16, 2015
Two years ago, Community Food Funders held a panel discussion on risk and resiliency preparedness after Hurricanes Irene and Sandy. Last week, North Star Fund hosted a follow up discussion to see what has changed, and what still needs to be put into action. Since 2012, there has been increased...
June 2, 2015
Grantmakers in the Arts released its Statement of Purpose for Racial Equity in Arts Philanthropy in March 2015. It did not spring from thin air. Members concerned with social justice have been active within GIA for nearly a decade. Over the past six years, members have shown an overwhelming...
May 26, 2015
British Columbia is now home to the largest ocean plan completed to date in North America, with 40,000 square miles of ocean under ecosystem-based management. Co-led by the Province of British Columbia and 18 First Nations, the Marine Planning Partnership (MaPP) stands as a world-leading example of...
May 21, 2015
To pursue its environmental mission, Tiffany & Co. balances corporate leadership with traditional philanthropic grantmaking.