We are an institution that is deeply committed to sharing the lessons that result from our work with grantees and partners through storytelling, research and convenings.
Our programs seek to expand opportunity for low-income people so they can gain the tools and supports needed to lead self-determined lives and join the economic mainstream.
We deploy an array of grantmaking and social investing tools – usually in partnership with nonprofit, public, private and philanthropic organizations – to address society’s most intractable problems.
We are a private, national foundation that works to expand opportunities in America’s cities through grantmaking and social investing in arts and culture, education, environment, health, human services and community development in Detroit.
A database of grants awarded since 2009, updated quarterly.
The foundation is providing capacity-building services to the Denver arts and cultural community.
The foundation provides capacity-building services to Boston arts and cultural organizations.
UNITE-LA provides minority and low-income Los Angeles high school students with the information and assistance they need to apply for college financial aid.
Through its Neighborhood Academic Initiative, a comprehensive six-year college-preparatory program for low-income and minority students in the seventh through 12th grade, the university offers youn
Low-income homeless women and their children receive daytime refuge and a continuum of services and resources for achieving self-sufficiency at the city’s only daytime drop-in center.
As the community’s only day shelter, the center provides homeless men, women, and couples with shelter and daily living services, as well as employment counseling, health care, and support pr
ICLEI offers training, software tools, networking opportunities, and other resources to help more than 600 member cities, towns, and counties pursue climate-change mitigation and adaptation strateg
This green planning grant was awarded under the Green Building Initiative, begun in 2003 and retired in May 2009, which encouraged environmentally responsible construction and renovation in the non
The nonprofit public-health organization’s Asthma Regional Council, a coalition of 75 New England government, community, academic, and health groups, is addressing environmental contributors
The alliance uses research, organizing, coalition-building, policy advocacy, and communications to achieve its mission of transforming the economy and the environment.
The public-health intermediary has been engaged in plans to redevelop New Orleans’ devastated communities in ways that address not only the primary-care system, but also the environmental and
A recognized national leader in developing urban food markets, the social enterprise operates three farmers markets and several traveling market road shows that connect food producers with consumer
Based at Occidental College, the institute encompasses multiple centers and programs focused on social-change issues involving food, housing, pollution, and migration policy.
Housed at the university’s Keck School of Medicine, the Southern California Environmental Health Sciences Center spearheads research on traffic-related health impacts.
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