September 20, 2016
In 2017, our next President will sit in the White House and a newly elected Congress will reside on Capitol Hill, with implications for the future surrounding climate, land, agriculture, and water, among other issues. It will be an important moment to come together as environmental funders,...
August 18, 2016
In response to the growing eagerness by local, regional and national funders to engage on freshwater issues in the United States, the Environmental Grantmakers Association (EGA), the Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities (TFN), and the Consultative Group on Biological...
August 4, 2016
Philanthropy News Digest sat down with June Wilson, who joined the Quixote Foundation as executive director and board member in 2013, about diversity in environmental organizations and across the nonprofit sector, and about the foundation's "spend-up" process. Read the full transcript...
June 30, 2016
Last week, President Obama signed a bill updating the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), a forty-year-old law originally intended to regulate the introduction of new chemicals that posed a threat to public health and the environment. At the passage of TSCA, over 62,000 chemicals already existed...
June 29, 2016
Thanks to the support of our foundation partners, EGA and University of Michigan SNRE have teamed up to launch the Environmental Fellows Program. Supporters of this initiative are: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Island Foundation, National Environmental Education Foundation, New York...
June 28, 2016
The Redford Center has announced a program to work with fledgling filmmakers, offering financing and guidance to five teams who have ideas for films with environmental topics…  
June 16, 2016
We warmly welcome the following new and returning members in 2016, representing a broad swath of US environmental philanthropy. Their grantmaking areas and deep expertise will enrich our community and we are excited to have them join us this year in working toward a more sustainable world....
September 20, 2016
In 2017, our next President will sit in the White House and a newly elected Congress will reside on Capitol Hill, with implications for the future surrounding climate, land, agriculture, and water, among other issues. It will be an important moment to come together as environmental funders,...
August 18, 2016
In response to the growing eagerness by local, regional and national funders to engage on freshwater issues in the United States, the Environmental Grantmakers Association (EGA), the Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities (TFN), and the Consultative Group on Biological...
August 4, 2016
Philanthropy News Digest sat down with June Wilson, who joined the Quixote Foundation as executive director and board member in 2013, about diversity in environmental organizations and across the nonprofit sector, and about the foundation's "spend-up" process. Read the full transcript...
June 30, 2016
Last week, President Obama signed a bill updating the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), a forty-year-old law originally intended to regulate the introduction of new chemicals that posed a threat to public health and the environment. At the passage of TSCA, over 62,000 chemicals already existed...
June 29, 2016
Thanks to the support of our foundation partners, EGA and University of Michigan SNRE have teamed up to launch the Environmental Fellows Program. Supporters of this initiative are: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Island Foundation, National Environmental Education Foundation, New York...