April 11, 2018
Executives from the Wallace Global Fund (WGF), an EGA Member, recently released an op-ed in the Chronicle of Philanthropy that details WGF's commitment to contributing last year's portfolio gains to grantmaking: "Our democracy and our climate are in crisis. The nation’s...
April 3, 2018
"Reintroducing beavers to their former homes is one ways that the Methow Beaver Project, Grand Canyon Trust and the U.S. Forest Service—grantees of the Wildlife Conservation Society through the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF)—are cultivating landscapes’ health and...
March 28, 2018
The 2018 Affinity Equity Summit and Solidarity, Defense and Action Funder Briefing was held on February 12th -13th, 2018 in Oakland, CA, and represented a remarkable collaborative effort among more than 30 affinity partners. Co-sponsors organized this two-day gathering to both connect across the...
March 13, 2018
"Today we are announcing that, after a thoughtful process with our Board, staff and advisors, we will align 100 percent of our nearly half-billion dollar endowment with our mission. We think times like these require visionary thinking and bold action and we are committed to using all of our...
March 12, 2018
The US Water Alliance recently released a report that captures the work that partners in the Great Lakes region are doing to "to provide everyone with clean, safe, affordable water – and the challenges those efforts face." This project was supported by the following EGA members:...
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.