Commentaries

April 21, 2013
Since its creation in 1970, Earth Day has helped bridge the gap between people and the planet, connecting us to the ground we stand on. For Extreme Weather Earth Day 2013, it is vital we reaffirm that connection as we confront global challenges and increasingly common extreme weather events in our...
February 27, 2012
How has environmental philanthropy changed since the 2008 financial crisis? What environmental priorities are still receiving funding and which are struggling? How can foundation staff across the field connect efficiently to collaborate? The Environmental Grantmakers Association and the Foundation...
August 15, 2010
Now that BP has finally stopped the flow of hundreds of millions of gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, grant makers must focus on ways to help the struggling region recover from its latest catastrophe and forge a new conversation and movement on building a sustainable future for this region...