March 31, 2015
PITTSBURGH, Pa., March 31, 2015 — A major initiative has been launched by the City of Pittsburgh in partnership with The Heinz Endowments to create a new sustainable, innovative, and inclusive model for development designed to establish Pittsburgh as a “city of the future.” The...
March 25, 2015
As in many places in the United States, economic, social and environmental degradation in Puerto Rico disproportionally affects the island's most vulnerable populations. Investments that build community and ecological resiliance can be key to ensuring that all Puerto Ricans benefit equally....
March 19, 2015
Environmental Success Through Democracy Reform: A Grantmakers' Win-Win Toolkit is released in partnership with the Funders' Committee for Civic Participation, the Environmental Grantmakers Association (EGA) and Health and Environmental Funders Network (HEFN). This resource provides...
March 17, 2015
The J.M.K. Innovation Prize is an exciting new initiative of the J.M. Kaplan Fund, a New York-based family foundation. In 2015 up to ten prizes will be awarded to U.S.-based individuals or teams addressing our country’s most pressing needs through social sector innovation. The Prize will...
March 11, 2015
Julia M. Stasch, who has served as interim president for the past eight months, has been chosen as the next President of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Her leadership has already led to a greater sense of urgency, more focus, and enhanced impact in the Foundation’s...
March 9, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Five of the nation’s top environmental funders have formally pledged to submit or have already shared their diversity data, it was announced at Green 2.0’s “Breaking the Green Ceiling” Forum on March 4th. The Bullitt Foundation, Hewlett Foundation,...
March 9, 2015
This week, in honor of International Women’s Day, Global Greengrants is releasing a new report, "Climate Justice and Women’s Rights". It spotlights bold, women-led projects to address climate change in communities around the world. From rising seas to super storms, climate...
March 31, 2015
PITTSBURGH, Pa., March 31, 2015 — A major initiative has been launched by the City of Pittsburgh in partnership with The Heinz Endowments to create a new sustainable, innovative, and inclusive model for development designed to establish Pittsburgh as a “city of the future.” The...
March 25, 2015
As in many places in the United States, economic, social and environmental degradation in Puerto Rico disproportionally affects the island's most vulnerable populations. Investments that build community and ecological resiliance can be key to ensuring that all Puerto Ricans benefit equally....
March 19, 2015
Environmental Success Through Democracy Reform: A Grantmakers' Win-Win Toolkit is released in partnership with the Funders' Committee for Civic Participation, the Environmental Grantmakers Association (EGA) and Health and Environmental Funders Network (HEFN). This resource provides...
March 17, 2015
The J.M.K. Innovation Prize is an exciting new initiative of the J.M. Kaplan Fund, a New York-based family foundation. In 2015 up to ten prizes will be awarded to U.S.-based individuals or teams addressing our country’s most pressing needs through social sector innovation. The Prize will...
March 11, 2015
Julia M. Stasch, who has served as interim president for the past eight months, has been chosen as the next President of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Her leadership has already led to a greater sense of urgency, more focus, and enhanced impact in the Foundation’s...