Environment Grant News

Selected environment grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Innovative Climate Change Action in Cities Worldwide

The CSR Journal addresses a state of climate emergency around the world. According to this article, climate change action in cities is critical because urban spaces are significant contributors to...more

How Climate Change, Millennials and Tainted Donors are Impacting Philanthropy

In a Johnson Center's 2020 11 Trends in Philanthropy report, it analyzes upcoming and developing issues in the nonprofit industry. According to the report, millennials will make up more than half...more

Why We Can’t Tackle the Climate Crisis Without Addressing Global Inequality

Renat Heuberger, founding partner and CEO of South Pole, writes how a well-designed net-zero strategy must tackle the climate crisis and promote economic opportunities for the less privileged at the...more

Oslo Saw Zero Pedestrian and Cyclist Deaths in 2019

City data for Oslo, Norway, which has a population of about 673,000, show a dramatic reduction in traffic fatalities. According to a story in the Norwegian paper Aftenposten, safety advocates are...more




Largest Foundation Support for Environment and Animals for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
131
152,074,216
2
137
133,115,816
3
226
120,920,448
5
74
64,581,089

Find Top Fifty Foundation Givers

Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


Government Grants for the Environment




Prescott Marine Mammal Rescue Assistance 15.683
Fish and Wildlife Service
The John H. Prescott Marine Mammal Rescue Assistance Grant Program (Prescott Grant Program) provides financial assistance to eligible marine mammal stranding participants to support all aspects of...more
Posted On - 2020-01-22


Support and Management of the Nationalsbeap.org Website and 507 Program
Environmental Protection Agency
This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits applications from eligible entities to provide support and collaboration services for the Small Business Environmental Assistance Program...more
Posted On - 2020-01-16




American Indian Air Quality Training Program
Environmental Protection Agency
This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits applications from eligible entities to provide comprehensive air quality policy and regulatory analysis including support and national...more
Posted On - 2020-01-13


Coastal Program - Great Lakes Restoration Initative
Fish and Wildlife Service
The Coastal Program is a voluntary, incentive-based program that provides technical and financial assistance to coastal communities and landowners to restore and protect fish and wildlife habitat on...more
Posted On - 2020-01-10





FY2020 Trash-Free Great Lakes Grant Program - Trash Removal from Great Lakes Rivermouths and Harbors
Environmental Protection Agency
Funding is being made available for approximately three trash removal projects that include the demonstration of the use of devices/machinery to remove trash from Great Lakes rivermouths and harbors....more
Posted On - 2019-12-16


FY2020 Trash-Free Great Lakes Grant Program - Trash Removal in Great Lakes Communities
Environmental Protection Agency
Funding is being made available for approximately ten trash removal projects at beaches and other recreation areas, shorelines, coastal wetlands, harbors, river mouths, and riparian corridors...more
Posted On - 2019-12-16






Social Entrepreneurship
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Tech Startup Prevents Human Trafficking


Tech Startup Prevents Human Trafficking

Chief executive Tim Ballard founded the Operation Underground Railroad, which seeks to save hundreds of children from human traffickers. Under his wing, Ballard has a software a child protection system (CPS) that he and his team had trained the Imperial County Sheriff’s office on how to use it




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