December 14, 2017
Join us for a multi-sectoral Affinity Equity Summit and Solidarity, Defense & Action Funder Briefing on February 12th and 13th at the Scottish Rite Center in Oakland, CA. Over 20 affinity partners will come together at the Summit to share and learn about innovative equity initiatives, identify...
January 11, 2018
"With an initial $5 million commitment for 2018, Barr Foundation adds climate resilience as a third priority of its Climate program." "Barr’s goal in this work is to ensure that climate resilience is integrated and institutionalized across various sectors, such that it becomes...
December 20, 2017
We welcomed the following new and rejoining EGA members in 2017. Thank you for making our community what it is.
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...