July 15, 2015
This Fall, EGA will return to the Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, NY on September 27-30, 2015. This year’s Retreat will be grounded in themes of interconnectivity and intersectionality. As such, we'll explore a range of perspectives that will shed new light on the many facets of the...
July 20, 2015
A $1.3 billion boost to their economies. 14,000 new jobs. $460 million in savings from lower electricity and heating bills. According to a new report by The Analysis Group, an economic research firm, these are among the benefits enjoyed by the nine Northeast states that participated in the Regional...
July 1, 2015
Even when it's clear that a coal-fired power plant can't make money if subjected to the discipline of the marketplace — and even when the power produced by a plant isn't needed — politics can keep that plant up and running. That's what's happening in Dunkirk, where...
June 30, 2015
[Inside Philanthropy] Infrastructure. It's not exactly the first word that comes to mind when you think of environmental grantmaking. But as the Surdna Foundation sees it, future metropolitan infrastructure decisions go beyond which bridges and roads to fix; they determine how equitable...
June 16, 2015
Two years ago, Community Food Funders held a panel discussion on risk and resiliency preparedness after Hurricanes Irene and Sandy. Last week, North Star Fund hosted a follow up discussion to see what has changed, and what still needs to be put into action. Since 2012, there has been increased...
June 2, 2015
Grantmakers in the Arts released its Statement of Purpose for Racial Equity in Arts Philanthropy in March 2015. It did not spring from thin air. Members concerned with social justice have been active within GIA for nearly a decade. Over the past six years, members have shown an overwhelming...
May 26, 2015
British Columbia is now home to the largest ocean plan completed to date in North America, with 40,000 square miles of ocean under ecosystem-based management. Co-led by the Province of British Columbia and 18 First Nations, the Marine Planning Partnership (MaPP) stands as a world-leading example of...
July 15, 2015
This Fall, EGA will return to the Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, NY on September 27-30, 2015. This year’s Retreat will be grounded in themes of interconnectivity and intersectionality. As such, we'll explore a range of perspectives that will shed new light on the many facets of the...
July 20, 2015
A $1.3 billion boost to their economies. 14,000 new jobs. $460 million in savings from lower electricity and heating bills. According to a new report by The Analysis Group, an economic research firm, these are among the benefits enjoyed by the nine Northeast states that participated in the Regional...
July 1, 2015
Even when it's clear that a coal-fired power plant can't make money if subjected to the discipline of the marketplace — and even when the power produced by a plant isn't needed — politics can keep that plant up and running. That's what's happening in Dunkirk, where...
June 30, 2015
[Inside Philanthropy] Infrastructure. It's not exactly the first word that comes to mind when you think of environmental grantmaking. But as the Surdna Foundation sees it, future metropolitan infrastructure decisions go beyond which bridges and roads to fix; they determine how equitable...
June 16, 2015
Two years ago, Community Food Funders held a panel discussion on risk and resiliency preparedness after Hurricanes Irene and Sandy. Last week, North Star Fund hosted a follow up discussion to see what has changed, and what still needs to be put into action. Since 2012, there has been increased...