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A database of grants awarded since 2009, updated quarterly.
This financial amendment will extend the planning grant period for Homewood Children's Village by six months and
Since 2015, Green Infrastructure Leadership Exchange (Exchange), a network of more than 60 municipal leaders, has been working to achieve more equitable green stormwater infrastructure de
This project support grant advances Center for Neighborhood Technology’s research to document the impact of green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) on property values across U.S.
Since 2014, Green Diversity Initiative (GDI) has advocated for data transparency, accountability and resources to fundamentally alter the sector-level diversity status quo.
This grant for project support advances the Healthy Schools Campaign’s (HSC) Space to Grow initiative, a public-private partnership designed to bring green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) to school
This project support grant will enable the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) to responsibly close out the City Energy Project (CEP) and position the work for lasting impact. Launched i
Greenprint Partners is a project-development group comprising community organizers, engineers, environmental scientists and finance professionals helping cities implement comprehensive green i
Emerald Cities Collaborative (ECC) is a national nonprofit organization comprised of 25 national organizations representing labor, business, youth, policy and research organizations, community deve
Island Press' mission is to provide the best new ideas and information to those who seek to understand and protect the environment and create solutions to its complex problems. This grant supp
American Rivers' mission is to protect wild rivers, restore damaged rivers and conserve clean water for people and nature.
The mission of the Urban Land Institute Foundation (ULIF) is to support the activities and programs of Urband Land Institute, which provides leadership in the responsible use of land and in cr
The independent nonpartisan educational institute strives to improve the lives of Americans through progressive ideas and action.
This grant will provide general operating support for Groundswell, an organization committed to developing community solar projects and programs that bring clean energy and economic empowerment to
This planning grant will enable Homewood Children’s Village (HCV) to support community engagement and implement policy changes that advance climate, health, and equity across three communities in P
This grant amendment will fund the participation of environmental justice leaders in communications and outreach efforts essential to building support for implementation of the Equitable and Just N
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