Bullitt Foundation - AK, WA, OR, ID, CAN
The Bullitt Foundation has substantially refined its funding focus, geographic priorities, approach to grant making, and operations. Where once the Foundation endeavored to cover the full range of environmental issues in the Pacific Northwest, it now will concentrate on urban issues, business and technology, ecosystem services and planning, and civic engagement. While the overall geographic region of interest remains the same, the Foundation will focus the...
The Foundation mission is to leverage the foundation resources for the greatest possible impact in protecting pristine wilderness areas in Washington, Idaho, Montana, Alaska and western Canada; ending homelessness in Washington state; and strengthening the nonprofit community.
Captain Planet Foundation
The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to fund and support hands–on, environmental projects for children and youths. Our objective is to encourage innovative programs that empower children and youth around the world to work individually and collectively to solve environmental problems in their neighborhoods and communities. Through environmental education, we believe that children can achieve a better understanding and appreciation for the w...
Cargill Corporation Charitable Giving
Cargill has contributed more than US $58 million to nonprofit and/or nongovernmental organizations, schools and local community organizations in locations where we have a business presence. Our contributions increased 24 percent over the previous fiscal year. Our giving is aligned with our business objective to help build sustainable communities where we live and work. We focus primarily in three areas: Nutrition and health, Education, Environmental stewar...
The mission of the Carolyn Foundation is to act with concern and compassion for communities and focus areas by supporting programs that make a meaningful difference now and in the future. Areas of funding interest include: community program area is regionally focused on our historic communities of interest: Minneapolis, Minnesota and New Haven, Connecticut. We seek to support programs that benefit economically disadvantaged children and youth and also prog...
The foundation has developed expertise in understanding issues facing children and families, community vitality and the environment, as well as applying innovative leadership and philanthropic resources.Community Grantmaking: In this program area we address needs in our historic communities of interest for populations within the cities of Minneapolis, Minnesota and New Haven, Connecticut. (We are currently unable to fund programs in St. Paul, Minnesota.)...
Caterpillar Foundation - Multiple States & International
The Caterpillar Foundation has long regarded investing in communities as fundamental to our concept of good business. Being a global industry leader also means that we must also be a leader in communities we are based in. Funds distributed by the Foundation are helping to promote access to basic human needs, provide humanitarian relief after natural disasters, enhance schools and libraries, preserve environments and promote conservation. Additionally the F...
Cedar Tree Foundation
The Cedar Tree Foundation makes grants in the following areas of concern: Environmental Education, Environmental Health, Sustainable Agriculture. We give particular consideration to proposals demonstrating strong elements of environmental justice and/or conservation within the program areas listed above. The Cedar Tree Foundation does not accept unsolicited proposals. We welcome letters of inquiry as described on our web site.
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
Through its four programs, and their more specific program areas, the Foundation seeks to fulfill its mission of supporting efforts that promote a just, equitable and sustainable society – Civil Society, Environment, Flint Area and Pathways Out of Poverty. Through our Civil Society program, we fund non–governmental organizations in Central/Eastern Europe and South Africa.
Chesonis Family Foundation
The Chesonis Family Foundation is a private philanthropic organization that targets environmental and renewable energy research projects. The foundation addresses global climate change by bridging funding gaps in the innovation value chain to develop economically viable technology as a driver of change.