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Grant Highlight: Climate Central

Climate Central is an independent organization that brings together leading scientists and journalists to research and report the facts about our changing climate and its impact on the public. Climate Central’s scientists publish – and its journalists report on – climate science, energy, and sea level rise.     This grant helps Climate Central’s Climate Matters program assist more than 1,000 TV meteorologists (about half… Continue Reading

Grant Highlight: R Street

R Street Institute is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, research organization whose mission is to engage in policy research and outreach to promote free markets and effective government.    This grant supports R Street’s efforts to enhance competition in regional electricity markets and electricity infrastructure planning processes. This work will help propel a more innovative, reliable, and… Continue Reading

Grant Highlight: Natural Resources Defense Council

The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) works to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC combines the expertise of some 700 scientists, lawyers, and advocates with the power of more than three million members and online activists to confront the planet’s most pressing problems.    This grant supports NRDC’s work to advance U.S. climate and clean energy policies at… Continue Reading

Grant Highlight: Environmental Defense Fund

Established in 1967, the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) creates transformational solutions to serious environmental problems. EDF’s mission is to preserve the natural systems on which all life depends by linking science, economics, law, and innovative private-sector partnerships. This grant supports EDF’s work advancing ambitious federal regulatory climate and clean energy policies; reducing methane emissions from U.S. and Canadian oil and gas infrastructure; and leveraging investor influence… Continue Reading

Grant Highlight: The Green New Deal Network

The Green New Deal Network (GNDN) is a fiscally sponsored project of Tides Foundation.  GNDN is a coalition of grassroots organizing, labor, and climate and environmental justice organizations that together push policymakers to make serious commitments to pass climate policy that fuels economic recovery, creates good jobs, and advances racial justice. This grant supports the GNDN to: 1)… Continue Reading

Grant Highlight: The Greenlining Institute

The Greenlining Institute (Greenlining) works to advance a future where Black, Indigenous, and people of color (BIPOC) communities can build wealth, live in healthy places filled with economic opportunity, and are ready to meet the challenges posed by climate change. Greenlining combines policy, research, and advocacy with grassroots community and coalition building and next-generation leadership development to… Continue Reading

Grant Highlight: EVHybridNoire

EVHybridNoire, the nation’s largest network of diverse electric vehicle (EV) drivers and enthusiasts, works to advance EVs and multimodal electric mobility solutions across the U.S., and ensure those solutions are inclusive and equitable. This grant provides general support for EVHybridNoire, including its work to raise awareness of the benefits of EVs and other “e-mobility” solutions,… Continue Reading

Grant Highlight: Sacred Heart Community Service

Founded in 1964, Sacred Heart Community Service’s (Sacred Heart) mission is to build a community free from poverty by creating hope, opportunity, and action. Sacred Heart organizes for social justice to eliminate the root causes of poverty and offers a variety of programs and resources to low-income families and individuals, including essential services and self-sufficiency programs. This grant supports building resident power in the… Continue Reading

Grant Highlight: Latinos United for a New America (LUNA)

Founded in 2013 by a group of Latino activists and grassroots organizers, Latinos United for a New America’s (LUNA) goal is to unify communities in the city of San Jose, California, to achieve real, long-lasting changes in the areas of jobs, education, transportation, law enforcement, housing, and health. LUNA’s mission is to help Latino immigrants… Continue Reading