Celebrating Our Grantees
Acumen: Building transformative
businesses with patient capital
Free Press: Reforming media and
Fair Food Network: Growing the Good
PHI: Promoting Quality Care through Quality Jobs
Calvert Foundation: Empowering Donors
to Invest in Communities
REDF: Creating Job Opportunities
through Social Enterprise
FoodCorps: Cultivating a new generation of farmers, public health leaders, and healthy kids
Yellowstone to Yukon: Connecting Landscapes, Naturally
Miistakis: Bridging the gap between science and communities in the ecosystems of the Rockies
Pro Mujer: Sustaining livelihoods for
Latin America's poorest women
IDEO.org: Empowering the poor through Human-Centered design solutions
FERN: Inspiring and informing in the areas of Food, Agriculture, and Environment
Make it Work: Advancing economic security for women, men and families across America
Ultraviolet: Educating and mobilizing the public for equality and progress
Wedu: Investing in Women who Lead the Change
Encouraging leadership and entrepreneurship to improve the educational, economic and environmental situations of those most in need.
Acumen Launches New Portfolio to Tackle Poverty in America
Alongside the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Barclays, and the Hitachi Foundation, Acumen recently launched ‘Acumen America’ – a portfolio of American social enterprises focused on tackling poverty within the US.
Calvert Foundation Helps Launch $100 million ‘Benefit Chicago’ Initiative
In collaboration with the MacArthur Foundation and the Chicago Community Trust, Calvert Foundation is raising capital to support investments in Chicago-focused nonprofits and community development institutions.
Make it Work Releases ‘Better Start Saving’ Clip Advocating for Affordable Child Care
Highlighting the unreasonable costs of child care, Make it Work offers a humorous and (very) long-term approach to saving. Click the link below to watch the minute-long clip.