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Grants Awarded

Kresge’s grant database allows you to search for grants awarded since 2009. You can search and filter by program area, focus area, year and location.

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Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments

With this grant, the Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments will expand the activities of the initial group of 30 Environmental Nurse Fellows. View Website

Amount

$150,000

Year

2020

Location

Mt. Rainier, Maryland

Program

Environment, Health

Focus Area

The Trust for Public Land

This project grant supports The Trust for Public Land to promote parks and green space as essential to promoting public life, advancing green development practices and improving health outcomes in low-income communities.   View Website

Amount

$250,000

Year

2020

Location

San Francisco, California

Program

Arts & Culture, Environment, Health

Focus Area

Community-Driven Solutions, Strengthen the Equitable Creative Placemaking Field, Transforming Key Urban Systems

Deep South Center for Environmental Justice, Inc.

This grant provides general operating support to support efforts to improve the lives of children and families harmed by pollution and vulnerable to climate change in the Gulf Coast Region. View Website

Amount

$825,000

Year

2020

Location

New Orleans, Lousiana

Program

American Cities, Environment

Focus Area

Deep South Center for Environmental Justice, Inc.

This grant amendment will support the Deep South Center for Environmental Justice’s COVID-19 response in Gulf Coast communities. The Gulf Coast Water Justice Project works to strengthen the capacity building infrastructure of five environmental justice organizations working to mitigate flood risks through the advancement of local, state and regional policy that is co-created and informed by the experience of impacted communities. View Website

Amount

$45,000

Year

2020

Location

New Orleans, Lousiana

Program

Environment

Focus Area

Transforming Key Urban Systems

Green Latinos

This grant amendment will support Green Latinos’ COVID-19 rapid response efforts. Additionally, a conversion of their remaining grant funds to general operating support will allow GreenLatinos to hire a water policy consultant. View Website

Amount

$20,000

Year

2020

Location

Washington, D.C.

Program

Environment

Focus Area

Healthy Schools Campaign

This grant amendment will support Healthy Schools Campaign’s ongoing work to transform Chicago schoolyards into shared green spaces for learning, while reducing neighborhood flooding through the use of green storm water infrastructure. Due to COVID-19, Healthy Schools Campaign lost both corporate and municipal financial support, which caused an economic hardship and increased the challenge to facilitate their world-renown community design process to support green storm water infrastructure development in Black and Latino communities. View Website

Amount

$20,000

Year

2020

Location

Chicago, Illinois

Program

Environment

Focus Area

Transforming Key Urban Systems

Urban Sustainability Directors Network

This grant amendment aims to help the Urban Sustainability Directors Network as its member cities navigate the public health and economic crises driven by COVID-19 as well as the recent uprisings in response to racial injustice. View Website

Amount

$50,000

Year

2020

Location

Port Washington, Wisconsin

Program

Environment

Focus Area

Building Capacity and Commitment

Anthropocene Alliance

This grant amendment will support the implementation of Recovery Gardens in 11 communities of color that are faced with COVID-19, food insecurity and repeated flooding, particularly in areas where hurricane season is approaching. Funds will be used to establish new gardens, replenish existing gardens, and develop training programs. View Website

Amount

$15,000

Year

2020

Location

Program

Environment

Focus Area

Fairmount Indigo CDC Collaborative

This financial amendment will allow the Fairmount Indigo CDC Collaborative to shift approaches in response to COVID-19 by extending the planning grant period by six months and providing additional funds to complete the planning phase of its work though Kresge’s Climate Change, Health and Equity initiative.

Amount

$50,000

Year

2020

Location

Boston, Massachusetts

Program

Environment, Health

Focus Area

Got Green

This financial amendment will allow Got Green to shift approaches in response to COVID-19 by extending the planning grant period by six months and providing additional funds to complete the planning phase of its work though Kresge’s Climate Change, Health and Equity initiative. View Website

Amount

$50,000

Year

2020

Location

Seattle, Washington

Program

Environment, Health

Focus Area

Go! Austin/Vamos! Austin

This financial amendment will allow Go Austin/Vamos Austin to shift approaches in response to COVID-19 by extending the planning grant period by six months and providing additional funds to complete the planning phase of its work though Kresge’s Climate Change, Health and Equity initiative. View Website

Amount

$50,000

Year

2020

Location

Austin, Texas

Program

Environment, Health

Focus Area

Homewood Children’s Village

This financial amendment will extend the planning grant period for Homewood Children's Village by six months and provide additional funds to complete the planning phase of their work though Kresge’s Climate Change, Health and Equity (CCHE) initiative

Amount

$50,000

Year

2020

Location

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Program

Environment, Health

Focus Area

Leadership Counsel for Justice and Accountability

This grant amendment will extend the planning grant period for Leadership Counsel for Justice and Accountability by six months and provide additional funds to complete the planning phase of their work though Kresge’s Climate Change, Health and Equity (CCHE) initiative. View Website

Amount

$50,000

Year

2020

Location

Fresno, California

Program

Environment, Health

Focus Area

Partners for a Healthier Community

This grant amendment will extend the planning grant period for Partners for a Healthier Community by six months and provide additional funds to complete the planning phase of their work though Kresge’s Climate Change, Health and Equity (CCHE) initiative. View Website

Amount

$50,000

Year

2020

Location

Springfield, Massachusetts

Program

Environment, Health

Focus Area

Partnership for Southern Equity

This grant amendment will extend the planning grant period for Partnership for Southern Equity by six months and provide additional funds to complete the planning phase of their work though Kresge’s Climate Change, Health and Equity (CCHE) initiative. View Website

Amount

$50,000

Year

2020

Location

Atlanta, Georgia

Program

Environment, Health

Focus Area

Physicians for Social Responsibility-Los Angeles

This grant amendment will extend the planning grant period for Physicians for Social Responsibility Los Angeles by six months and provide additional funds to complete the planning phase of their work though Kresge’s Climate Change, Health and Equity (CCHE) initiative. View Website

Amount

$50,000

Year

2020

Location

Los Angeles, California

Program

Environment, Health

Focus Area

UPROSE Inc.

This financial amendment will extend the planning grant period for UPROSE, Inc. by six months and provide additional funds to complete the planning phase of their work though Kresge’s Climate Change, Health and Equity (CCHE) initiative. View Website

Amount

$50,000

Year

2020

Location

Brooklyn, New York

Program

Environment, Health

Focus Area

West Harlem Environmental Action Inc.

This grant amendment will extend the planning grant period for West Harlem Environmental Action, Inc. by six months and provide additional funds to complete the planning phase of their work though Kresge’s Climate Change, Health and Equity (CCHE) initiative. View Website

Amount

$50,000

Year

2020

Location

New York, New York

Program

Environment, Health

Focus Area

Environmental Community Action, Inc.

This grant amendment will support Environmental Community Action (Eco-Action) to transform its environmental education and advocacy training program into an online course. Eco-Action provides training to Atlanta’s most vulnerable communities that are facing multiple challenges due to both urban flooding and COVID-19. View Website

Amount

$6,500

Year

2020

Location

Atlanta, Georgia

Program

Environment

Focus Area

Greater New Orleans Foundation

This graant amendment will support Greater New Orleans Foundation in its Water Wise Gulf South project in response to additional technology needs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. View Website

Amount

$12,000

Year

2020

Location

New Orleans, Louisiana

Program

Environment

Focus Area

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