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...
June 15, 2017
The Edgewater, constructed to accommodate visitors to the 1962 World Fair in Seattle, was always intended to be temporary, perched at the edge of what was then an industrial waterfront. In the months after the fair, its rooms sat mostly vacant. That is, until the Beatles arrived. Hotels that had...
June 8, 2017
We have heard from many foundations reaffirming their ambitious action on climate change in light of the recent announcement of the United States withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord. Please see a few of these statements below:  As You Sow: America Last: Trump Abdicates Climate...
June 8, 2017
See below for three recent articles that have cited EGA's Tracking the Field Report. Health Affairs Our Climate Change And Health “Moment”: How Philanthropy Can Help Some would say that the climate change and health connection is having its “moment.” It could not...
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...
June 15, 2017
The Edgewater, constructed to accommodate visitors to the 1962 World Fair in Seattle, was always intended to be temporary, perched at the edge of what was then an industrial waterfront. In the months after the fair, its rooms sat mostly vacant. That is, until the Beatles arrived. Hotels that had...