Recent Grants

2015 Grants

2014 Grants

2013 Grants

 

2011 Grants

2010 Grants

 

2012 Board Grants

Accountability Counsel
San Francisco, CA
General support, $60,000 over two years

African Women’s Millennium Initiative on Poverty and Human Rights

Dakar, Senegal

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $75,000 over one year

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Cambridge, MA

General support, $40,000 over one year

EarthRights International

Washington, DC

General support, $40,000 over one year

Echoing Green

New York, NY

General support, $50,000 over two years

Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

Support of the Capital Campaign, $30,000

Global Fund for Children

Washington, DC

General support, $25,000 over one year

Global Fund for Women

San Francisco, CA

General support, $30,000 over two years

Hesperian Foundation

Berkeley, CA

General support, $50,000 over two years

Hope and Glory Foundation

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)
Kampala, Uganda

Support for replication of the Life Skills Education program, $30,000 over two years

The Innocence Project

Lindale, TX

General support, $50,000 over one year

Jumpstart Learning-to-Learn
San Francisco, CA
General support, $20,000

Lucile Packard Foundation for Children

Palo Alto, CA

Support of the Dolmetsch lab at the Stanford Institute for Neuro-Innovation and Translational Neurosciences, $50,000 over one year

University of Michigan

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Global Initiatives

Ann Arbor, MI

Support of the “Improving Maternal Health and Reducing Maternal Mortality in Africa through Training Obstetricians" project, $88,000

Mindset Network

Randburg, South Africa

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Support for the development and distribution of professional development videos to be used by mathematics teachers, $80,000 over one year

National Center for Family Philanthropy

Washington, DC

General support, $30,000 over three years

 

Near East Foundation

Syracuse, NY

General support, $30,000 over three years

New Creation Home Ministries

East Palo Alto, CA

General support, $30,000 over two years

New Gately Academy

Portland, OR

General support, $40,000 over one year

 

New Media Advocacy Project

Valatie, NY

General support, $25,000 over one year

The Philanthropy Workshop West

San Francisco, CA

General support, $50,000 over two years

 

Refugees International

Washington, DC

General support, $50,000 over two years

Resources Legacy Fund

Northern Sierra Partnership

Sacramento, CA

Support of the Campaign to Conserve Royal Gorge, $402,500 over one year

Seacology

Berkeley, CA

General support, $40,000 over two years

Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center      

Scottsdale, AZ

General support and support for the reserve fund, $50,000 over one year 

Stanford University

Hoover Institution

Stanford, CA

Support of the Project on a World Free of Nuclear Weapons, $40,000 over one year

University School Nashville

Nashville, TN

Support for the Flora Family Foundation Scholarship endowment, $30,000

Urban Teacher Center

Baltimore, MD

General support, $40,000 over two years

Wildhorse Ranch Rescue

Gilbert, AZ

Support for the construction of a new barn, $30,000

Wildlife Conservation Society

Bronx, NY

Support of a program to protect wildlife in Arctic Beringia, $50,000 over two years

Support of the Seascape Program in Fiji, $80,000 over two years

 

Council Grants


Abilities United

Palo Alto, CA
General support, $10,000                                      

                  

Alternative Energy Resources Organization
Helena, MA
General support, 20,000         

                                               

Caritas Lebanon Migrant Center

Beirut, Lebanon

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Support to provide winterized tents for Syrian refugees, $15,000


Farmer-Veteran Coalition

Davis, CA General support,$20,000


Farmington View Parents for Academic Excellence

Hillsboro, OR
Support for the math program,$5,000

                                                                                               Focus the Nation
(Paid through Kickstarter)
Portland, OR
Support of an e-publication entitled The WATT?, $7,000           

Global Footprint Network
Oakland, CA
General support, $10,000
 

Golden Gate Audubon Society
Berkeley, CA
Support of the Least Tern colony at Alameda Point and for the shoreline education program, $10,000

Hotchkiss School
Lakeville, CT

Support of the Hotchkiss Fund, $10,000 over two years

HydroCity

Toronto, Canada

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Support for a workshop on quanats, Tehran’s ancient water delivery system, $8,000


Independent Feature Project
New York, NY
Support of the film The Iran Job, $12,500

Internews
Arcata, CA
Support of the Earth Journalism Network, $20,000                   

The Nature Conservancy

San Francisco, CA

Support of TNC’s Australia programs, $10,000

One Dollar for Life

Palo Alto, CA

General support, $10,000

The Panetta Institute

Seaside, CA

General support, $10,000

Santa Fe Institute

Santa Fe, NM

Support of "Power Grids as Complex Networks" workshop, $5,000


Stanford University
Hopkins Marine Station

Monterey, CA

General support, $10,000


Sussex House

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

London, England
Support of the Jubilee Year fundraising campaign, $10,000

Sustainable Northwest
Portland, OR
Support of the Green Market Access for Small Wood Products Businesses program, $20,000 over two years

Un Ponte Per…

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)
Rome, Italy
Support of relief efforts in Syria, $20,000

United Campus Christian Ministry at Stanford University
Stanford, CA
General support, $10,000


Westwind Riding Institute
Los Altos, CA
General support, $2,500

YMCA of Silicon Valley
San Jose, CA

General support, $9,500

Youth Community Service

Palo Alto, CA

General support, $10,000

Climate Protection Program

350.org

Berkeley, CA

General support, $20,000

Alliance for Climate Education

Oakland, CA

General support, $30,000

Appalachian Voices

Boone, NC

General support, $50,000 over two years

Clean Air Task Force
Boston, MA
General support, $75,000

Clean Air-Cool Planet
Portmouth, NH
General support, $25,000

Climate Central

Princeton, NJ

Support of the TV meteorologists program, $60,000

Climate Solutions

Olympia, WA

Support of the Power Past Coal coalition,  $45,000

ecoAmerica

Washington, DC

General support, $40,000

Environmental Integrity Project
Washington, DC
Support of the Coal Combustion Waste project, $75,000

Florida Atlantic University

Jupiter, FL

Support of attendance by representatives from low-income communities and for the media and outreach plan for the "Risk and Response: Sea Level Rise and the Future of Florida" summit, $60,000

Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis

(Paid through the Rockefeller Family Fund)

New York, NY

General support, $75,000

International Cryosphere Climate Initiative

Washington, DC

General support, $100,000

Rockefeller Family Fund

New York, NY

Support of Special Climate Initiatives and Project RE-AMP, $75,000

Sunrise Project

Coogee, New South Wales, Australia

General support, $100,000

Western Organization of Resource Councils Education Project

Billings, MT

Support of the Western Coalfield Alliance, $75,000

 

Gap Program

The Gap Program supports a selected number of organizations working to address the gap between the world's rich and poor.  The program is focused on the developing world, and participation is by invitation.

Gap: Haiti

Build Change

Denver, CO

Support of the Haiti program, $100,000 over two years 

Cornell University Medical College, Center for Global Health

GHESKIO

New York, NY and Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Support for the Adolescent Girls Peer Group program, $80,000 over two years 

Future Generations

Circleville, WV

Support of the Haiti program, $50,000

Grameen Research

Woburn, MA

Support for social business investment and operating support for the Yunus Social Business Haiti Initiative, $80,000 over two years


Haiti Fund at the Boston Foundation

Boston, MA

General support, $60,000 over two years

Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti

Bureau des Avocats Internationaux

Boston, MA and Port-au-Prince, Haiti

General support, $80,000 over two years

International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region

New York, NY

Support of the Haitian Adolescent Girls Network, $102,500 over two years 

J/P HRO

Los Angeles, CA

General support to be used for emergency response in Haiti, $80,000 over two years


Lambi Fund of Haiti

Washington, DC

General support, $70,000 over two years

 

Partners in Health

Boston, MA

Support of partner Zanmi Lasante and the Mirebalais University Hospital in Haiti, $100,000 over two years


Peasant Movement of Papaye

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Port-au-Prince, Haiti

General support, $100,000 over two years

Gap Tanzania

Arusha Mental Health Trust

Arusha Town, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Monitoring and evaluation, $7,500 over two years

Bukoba Women’s Empowerment Association

Bukoba District, Tanzania

(Paid through Women’s Global Connection)

Monitoring and evaluation, $10,000 over two years

Monduli Pastoralists Development Initiative

Monduli, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Monitoring and evaluation, $8,000 over two years

Pastoralist Women’s Council

Loliondo, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Monitoring and evaluation, $15,000 over two years

Sanitation and Water Action Organisation

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Monitoring and evaluation, $10,000 over two years

Ujamaa Community Resource Trust

Arusha, Tanzania

(Paid through the Dorobo Fund for Tanzania)

Monitoring and evaluation, $12,000 over two years

Women Emancipation and Development Agency

Karagwe District, Tanzania

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Monitoring and evaluation, $7,500 over two years

Presidential Discretionary Grants

Ashoka
Arlington, VA

Support of Ashoka U, $20,000

IDEO.org
Palo Alto, CA

General support, $20,000

Literacy for Environmental Justice

San Francisco

General support, $10,000

Northern California Grantmakers

San Francisco, CA

General support, $8,500

Stanford University

Kozmetsky Global Collaboratory

Stanford, CA

Support of research on the role of women in advancing the human prospect, $2,500