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A database of grants awarded since 2009, updated quarterly.
This two-year project support grant advances River Network’s efforts to strengthen community-based participatory research (CBPR) strategies and community leadership to advance climate resilience an
This 2-year grant provides general operating support to EcoDistricts, an organization dedicated to accelerating neighborhood-scale developments by assisting urban practitioners in enhancing the equ
The Democracy Collaborative works to carry out a vision of a new economic system where shared ownership and control creates more equitable and inclusive outcomes, fosters ecological sustainability,
Grounded Solutions Network is a national nonprofit membership organization that works to cultivate communities – equitable, inclusive and rich in opportunity – by advancing affordable housing solut
California’s community colleges comprise the nation’s largest higher education system with 114 community colleges serving 2.1 million students. This grant builds the capacity of the California
This grant will allow the International Living Future Institute, working in partnership with BuildingGreen and the Resilient Design Institute, to plan and host the inaugural Building Resilience Con
This grant provides general operating support to EcoAdapt, an organization dedicated to supporting climate adaptation science, policy, and field building through its network of projects, partners,
This grant provides support for the National Adaptation Forum, the primary venue in the country for climate adaptation practitioners to meet, learn, and share strategies, tools, and lessons across
This grant provides general operating support to EcoAdapt, an organization dedicated to creating a robust future in the face of climate change. EcoAdapt works with organizations and individua
This grant will provide general operating support to EcoDistricts, an organization dedicated to “advancing equitable and environmentally positive urban regeneration by providing a suite of tools an
This grant will help EcoAdapt plan and host the 3rd National Adaptation Forum, a conference that will bring together 800-1,000 climate adaptation practitioners for knowledge ex
The association of 300 foundations and corporations is dedicated to leveraging philanthropic investments to improve educational outcomes. GFE organizes and leads an annual conference, hosts se
With a national network of 43 colleges in 23 states, the dropout-recovery program uses a college-based model to help homeless and other hard-to-serve students complete high school and earn college
The foundation serves California’s 110 community colleges, providing resource development and advancement, program and grant management, system-wide purchasing, financial services, information-tech
EcoDistricts, formerly the Portland Sustainability Institute, provides the people, tools, services and training to help cities and urban-development practitioners create neighborhoods that are
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