February 10, 2015
President Obama is committed to addressing the impacts of climate change to protect future generations. As part of that effort, today, the Administration is launching a Clean Energy Investment Initiative and announcing a goal to catalyze $2 billion of expanded private sector investment in solutions...
February 10, 2015
The Laura Jane Musser Fund assists public or not-for-profit entities to initiate or implement projects that enhance the ecological integrity of publicly owned open spaces, while encouraging compatible human activities. The Fund's goal is to promote public use of open space that improves a...
February 4, 2015
Pisces Foundation Senior Fellow and Water Program Director Nancy Stoner was named the recipient of the 2015 NACWA Environment Award. The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) National Environmental Achievement Awards Program annually recognizes individuals and member agencies...
February 4, 2015
The J.M.K. Innovation Prize is an exciting new initiative of the J.M. Kaplan Fund, a New York-based family foundation. In 2015 up to ten Prizes will be awarded to U.S.-based individuals or teams addressing our country’s most pressing needs through social sector innovation. The Prize will...
February 3, 2015
As the incoming leader of the David Rockefeller Fund, Lukas Haynes won’t be able to funnel vast amounts of cash to build universities or create major public-health institutions, as some previous philanthropic efforts of the Rockefeller family have done. His job, he says, is to seek out small...
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...
February 10, 2015
President Obama is committed to addressing the impacts of climate change to protect future generations. As part of that effort, today, the Administration is launching a Clean Energy Investment Initiative and announcing a goal to catalyze $2 billion of expanded private sector investment in solutions...
February 10, 2015
The Laura Jane Musser Fund assists public or not-for-profit entities to initiate or implement projects that enhance the ecological integrity of publicly owned open spaces, while encouraging compatible human activities. The Fund's goal is to promote public use of open space that improves a...
February 4, 2015
Pisces Foundation Senior Fellow and Water Program Director Nancy Stoner was named the recipient of the 2015 NACWA Environment Award. The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) National Environmental Achievement Awards Program annually recognizes individuals and member agencies...
February 4, 2015
The J.M.K. Innovation Prize is an exciting new initiative of the J.M. Kaplan Fund, a New York-based family foundation. In 2015 up to ten Prizes will be awarded to U.S.-based individuals or teams addressing our country’s most pressing needs through social sector innovation. The Prize will...
February 3, 2015
As the incoming leader of the David Rockefeller Fund, Lukas Haynes won’t be able to funnel vast amounts of cash to build universities or create major public-health institutions, as some previous philanthropic efforts of the Rockefeller family have done. His job, he says, is to seek out small...