November 15, 2017
Published in partnership with the Blue Sky Funders Forum this report seeks to provide a more complete picture of funding for environmental literacy. Reflecting findings from funders' 2015 environmental literacy giving, the information in this report enables funders to identify trends, gaps, and...
November 6, 2017
How can funders be both strategy-focused and flexible? How can we be clear and consistent about our goals and priorities, but not risk missing big ideas that may not align perfectly with our assumptions of what the levers are? Beginning in 2012, I invested some time on an idea that, at first,...
October 25, 2017
President of EGA Member Heinz Endowments inspired many at this year's Communications Network meeting. "Grant Oliphant, president of The Heinz Endowments and former Board Chair of The Communications Network, gave a rousing, inspirational, and impactful keynote address at ComNet17, urging...
October 12, 2017
Congratulations to Krege Foundation's Jessica Boehland, who served as Co-Chair on our 2017 Fall Retreat Program Committee, for receiving the Midwest Energy News 40 Under 40 Award. "Jessica E. Boehland, senior program officer with Kresge’s Environment Program, was named this week to...
October 10, 2017
This report, the sixth edition of Tracking the Field, builds on the Environmental Grantmakers Association’s (EGA) ongoing grant research from 2007 to 2015, deepening our understanding of trends and gaps in environmental philanthropy. The Tracking the Field report analyzes grant data from the...
September 6, 2017
We have heard from many foundations denouncing the acts of hatred and bigotry behind Charlottesville and reaffirming their commitment to building bridges across divided communities. Please see a few of these statements below: Barr Foundation: We Must Speak Out Ford Foundation: A...
August 31, 2017
Congratulations to EGA Member Meyer Memorial Trust and all other awardees for receiving the NCRP Impact Awards.   “A few years into a journey driven by stakeholder input, Meyer refocused its grantmaking in four areas where it might have the greatest impact: housing, education, the...
November 15, 2017
Published in partnership with the Blue Sky Funders Forum this report seeks to provide a more complete picture of funding for environmental literacy. Reflecting findings from funders' 2015 environmental literacy giving, the information in this report enables funders to identify trends, gaps, and...
November 6, 2017
How can funders be both strategy-focused and flexible? How can we be clear and consistent about our goals and priorities, but not risk missing big ideas that may not align perfectly with our assumptions of what the levers are? Beginning in 2012, I invested some time on an idea that, at first,...
October 25, 2017
President of EGA Member Heinz Endowments inspired many at this year's Communications Network meeting. "Grant Oliphant, president of The Heinz Endowments and former Board Chair of The Communications Network, gave a rousing, inspirational, and impactful keynote address at ComNet17, urging...
October 12, 2017
Congratulations to Krege Foundation's Jessica Boehland, who served as Co-Chair on our 2017 Fall Retreat Program Committee, for receiving the Midwest Energy News 40 Under 40 Award. "Jessica E. Boehland, senior program officer with Kresge’s Environment Program, was named this week to...
October 10, 2017
This report, the sixth edition of Tracking the Field, builds on the Environmental Grantmakers Association’s (EGA) ongoing grant research from 2007 to 2015, deepening our understanding of trends and gaps in environmental philanthropy. The Tracking the Field report analyzes grant data from the...