May 4, 2015
As international donors, we all grapple with questions of collaboration and sustainability on a daily basis. EcoLogic Development Fund and The Charles River Watershed Association (CRWA) are two organizations tackling these challenges in very different environments. EcoLogic works across Mexico and...
April 23, 2015
The Archbishop of South Africa, Desmond Tutu, has called for an international “anti-apartheid-style boycott” against the fossil fuel industry in response to global warming. Bill talks with two leaders who helped inspire the new fossil fuel divestment movement that Tutu is encouraging....
April 22, 2015
By Rachel Leon & Dennis Quirin --- There is new hope for sustaining people, place, and planet on Earth Day’s 45th anniversary, as burgeoning voices for equity, community, and faith are rising to the forefront of the environmental movement. Is the philanthropic community poised to invest...
April 21, 2015
By Larry Kramer and Carol Larson --- Climate change is the defining issue of our day. It is an urgent global crisis that affects everything philanthropy seeks to do, whether it is to improve health, alleviate poverty, reduce famine, promote peace, or advance social justice. It is a problem that can...
April 9, 2015
Bloomberg Philanthropies announced a $30 million contribution Wednesday to the Sierra Club's "Beyond Coal" campaign, upping the ante in former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's support for reducing U.S. reliance on energy from coal, Reuters reports. The billionaire media mogul...
April 9, 2015
New York, NY (April, 9 2015)—Tiffany & Co. today announced that CEO Frederic Cumenal has established the company’s first-ever chief sustainability officer position to elevate the company’s sustainability strategy and accelerate progress against its social and environmental...
April 6, 2015
On November 13th and 14th, 2014, the Neighborhood Funders Group and the Environmental Grantmakers Association sponsored a funder learning tour in the San Juan area of Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico’s rich cultural, community, and environmental landscape offers significant opportunities for defining...
May 4, 2015
As international donors, we all grapple with questions of collaboration and sustainability on a daily basis. EcoLogic Development Fund and The Charles River Watershed Association (CRWA) are two organizations tackling these challenges in very different environments. EcoLogic works across Mexico and...
April 23, 2015
The Archbishop of South Africa, Desmond Tutu, has called for an international “anti-apartheid-style boycott” against the fossil fuel industry in response to global warming. Bill talks with two leaders who helped inspire the new fossil fuel divestment movement that Tutu is encouraging....
April 22, 2015
By Rachel Leon & Dennis Quirin --- There is new hope for sustaining people, place, and planet on Earth Day’s 45th anniversary, as burgeoning voices for equity, community, and faith are rising to the forefront of the environmental movement. Is the philanthropic community poised to invest...
April 21, 2015
By Larry Kramer and Carol Larson --- Climate change is the defining issue of our day. It is an urgent global crisis that affects everything philanthropy seeks to do, whether it is to improve health, alleviate poverty, reduce famine, promote peace, or advance social justice. It is a problem that can...
April 9, 2015
Bloomberg Philanthropies announced a $30 million contribution Wednesday to the Sierra Club's "Beyond Coal" campaign, upping the ante in former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's support for reducing U.S. reliance on energy from coal, Reuters reports. The billionaire media mogul...