2015 Grants

2014 Grants

2013 Grants

2012 Grants

2011 Grants

2010 Grants

 

 

2016 Board Grants

Beckley Foundation

Oxford, United Kingdom

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $50,000 over one year

Brown University, Institute at Brown for Environment and Society

Providence, RI

Support of the Institute at Brown for Environment and Society's strategic fundraising, $100,000 over two years

Business Alliance for Local Living Economies

Oakland, CA

General support, $50,000 over two years

University of California, San Francisco

Dyslexia Center

San Francisco, CA

Support of the phenotyping project, $60,000 over two years

Collective Roots Garden Project

East Palo Alto, CA

General support, $30,000 over one year

EarthRights International

Washington, DC

General support, $60,000 over two years

Echoing Green

New York, NY

General support, $50,000 over two years

Firelight Foundation

Santa Cruz, CA

Support of the Malawi Secondary Education Initiative, $175,000 over two years

Hunger Action Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

General support, $50,000 over two years

iLEAP

Seattle, WA

General support, $25,000 over one year

Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County

Redwood City, CA

General support, $60,000 over two years

Los Angeles Food Policy Council

Los Angeles, CA

(Paid through Community Partners)

General support, $50,000 over two years

Nashville Symphony Association

Nashville, TN

General support, $35,000 over one year

The Nature Conservancy

Arlington, VA

Support of the Australia program, $30,000

over three years

New Creation Home Ministries

East Palo Alto, CA

General support, $40,000 over two years

New Leaders

Oakland, CA

Support of the Aspiring Principals Program, $75,000 over three years

One Dollar for Life

Palo Alto, CA

General support, $30,000 over one year

Oregon Environmental Council

Portland, OR

Support of Renew Oregon, $40,000 over two years

Principe Productions

New York, NY

Support for a film on Syrian refugees, $50,000

Additional support for a film on Syrian refugees, $50,000

Puente de la Costa Sur

Pescadero, CA

General support, $30,000 over three years

Ravenswood Family Health Center

East Palo Alto, CA

General support, $30,000 over one year

Refugees International

Washington, DC

General support, $41,000

Richmond Promise

Richmond, CA

Support for the Near-Peer Ambassadors program at Kennedy High School, $30,000 over two years

Rocky Mountain Institute

Boulder, CO

Support of a project to phase down public financing of coal power generation, $50,000 over one year

San Francisco Ballet

San Francisco, CA

General support for the Center for Dance Education, $50,000

SpiritCare Ministry to Seniors

Burlingame, CA

General support, $54,000 over three years

Stanford University

Center for International Security and Cooperation

Stanford, CA

Support of undergraduate teaching programs, $130,000 over two years

Stanford University, Hoover Institution

Stanford, CA

Support of the World Free of Nuclear Weapons Project, $100,000 over one year

Thistle Farms

Nashville, TN

General support, $30,000 over two years

Tostan

Dakar, Senegal and Washington, DC

General support and support of the fistula program, $60,000 over two years

Un Ponte Per ...

Rome, Italy(Paid through the Tides Foundation)Support of the Safe Passage program and for general support, $160,000 over eighteen months

United Campus Christian Ministry at Stanford University

Stanford, CA

General support, $30,000 over three years

Voices on the Border

Washington, DC

General support, $30,000 over three years

Wildlife Conservation Society

Bronx, NY

Support of the Asiatic Cheetah Project, $40,000 over two years

World Wildlife Fund

Washington, DC

Support of a project to establish more sustainable aquaculture operations in the Magallanes region of Chile, $200,000 over two years

 

Climate Protection Program Program

Alliance for Climate Education

Oakland, CA

General support, $50,000

Carbon Cycle Institute

Nicasio, CA

General support, $50,000

 

Clean Air Task Force

Boston, MA

Support to establish the Pan-American Oil & Gas Network to minimize methane and black carbon emissions in Latin America, $100,000

Climate and Health Research Network

Bowdoinham, ME

Support of methane abatement in the Caspian Sea region, $110,000

Columbia University, Earth Institute

New York, NY

Support of the Climate Science, Awareness and Solutions Program, $50,000

Cooperative Leadership Network

Wimberly, TX

General support, $75,000

Environmental Integrity Project
Washington, DC
Support of coal projects, $50,000

European Climate Foundation

The Hague, Netherlands

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Support for regranting in Southeast and East Asia by the Pool Fund for International Energy, $225,000

Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis

New York, NY

General support, $110,000

Institute for Governance and Sustainable Development

Washington, DC and Geneva, Switzerland

Support of the educational campaign to abate short-lived climate pollutants, $75,000

Market Forces

Collingwood, Victoria, Australia

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $100,000

Resource Media

San Francisco, CA

Support for the promotion of clean energy development by rural electric cooperatives, $50,000

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

Beyond Borders Inc.

Washington, DC

General support, $55,000 over two years

Boston Foundation
Haiti Development Institute

Boston, MA

General support, $100,000 over two years

Build Change

Denver, CO

General support, $80,000 over two years

Cornell University Medical College, Center for Global Health, GHESKIO

New York, NY

Support of GHESKIO's Adolescent Peer Group program, $65,000 over two years

Fonkoze USA

Washington, DC

Support of recovery efforts following Hurricane Matthew, $45,000 over one year

Future Generations

Circleville, WV

Support of the Haiti program, $90,000 over two years

Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti

Pittsburgh, PA

General support and support of the Peri-Partum Cardiomyopathy Clinic, $110,000 over two years

Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti and the Bureau des Avocats Internationaux

Boston, MA

General support, $80,000 over two years

International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region

Haiti Adolescent Girls Network

New York, NY

Support of the Haiti Adolescent Girls Network, $100,000 over two years

Mouvement Paysans 3eme Section Camp Perrin (MP3K)

Camp Perrin, Haiti

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $92,000 over two years

Peasant Movement of Papaye

Hinche, Haiti

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $100,000 over two years

St. Boniface Haiti Foundation

Upper Falls, MA

General support, $100,000 over two years

Gap Cuba


Vermont Caribbean Institute

Burlington, VT

Support of the Cuba-US Agroecology Network, $40,000 over one year

Marine Conservation Initiative

California Trout

San Francisco, CA

Support of the Eel River Estuary Project, $40,000

Elkhorn Slough Foundation

Moss Landing, CA

Support of the Sand Hill Farm restoration project, $57,000

Northcoast Regional Land Trust

Bayside, CA

Support of the Wood Creek and Martin Slough projects, $45,000

WILDCOAST

Imperial Beach, CA

Support for the Coastal Resiliency Project, $40,000

Wildlife Conservation Society

Bronx, NY

Support of the project to develop women-led mud crab enterprises in Fiji, $153,000 r

World Wildlife Fund

Washington, DC

Support of the Fiji program, $30,000

 

 

 

Council Grants

Abilities United

Palo Alto, CA

General support, $7,500

Amazon Watch

Oakland, CA

General support, $10,000

American Civil Liberties Union

New York, NY

General support of the Voting Rights Project, $5,000

Andean Health and Development

Madison, WI

Relief efforts following the April 16, 2016 earthquake in Ecuador, $10,000

Associazione Culturale LetterAltura

Verbania, Italy

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Support for the 2016 Lago Maggiore LetterAltura festival, $10,000

Boston Foundation

Haiti Development Institute

Boston, MA

Support of relief efforts by the Haitian Development Institute following Hurricane Matthew, $22,500

California Dance Institute

Santa Monica, CA

General support, $20,000 over two years

University of California, San Francisco

Institute for Global Orthopaedics and Traumatology

San Francisco, CA

Support for the Surgical Management and Reconstructive Training program, $10,000

Center for Investigative Reporting

Emeryville, CA

General support, $10,000

CommunityWise Bellingham

Bellingham, WA

General support, $10,000

Confluence Philanthropy

New York, NY

General support, $1,000

Consultative Group on Biological Diversity

San Francisco, CA

General support, $2,000

The Contributor

Nashville, TN

General support, $15,000

Dancescape South Africa

Western Cape, South Africa

(Paid through Tides Center)

General support, $5,000

Environmental Grantmakers Association

New York, NY

General support $8,000

Equality Now

New York, NY

Support for the Adolescent Girls' Legal Defense Fund, $10,000

FoodCorps

Portland, OR

General support, $5,000

Friends of the Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo

Palo Alto, CA

Support of the capital campaign, $10,000

Galería de la Raza

San Francisco, CA

General support, $5,000

Golden Gate Audubon Society

Berkeley, CA

Support of the education programs, $5,000

Harvard University, Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Cambridge, MA

Support of the Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran project, $10,000 over two years

Hesperian Foundation

Berkeley, CA

General support, $20,000

Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques

Bures-Sur-Yvette, France

(Paid through Friends of the IHES Inc.)

General support and support of the Jean-Paul Gimon Fellowship program, $10,000

International Qajar Studies Association

Santa Barbara, CA

General support $10,000 over two years

Janada Batchelor Foundation for Children

Tulsa, OK

General support, $5,000

John C. Campbell Folk School, Inc.

Brasstown, NC

General support, $20,000 over two years

Khaniqahi I Nimatullahi

Washington, DC

General support, $10,000 over two years

Kiss the Ground

Venice, CA

General support, $20,000 over two years

L.A. Compost

Los Angeles, CA

General support, $10,000 over two years

L.A. Kitchen

Los Angeles, CA

General support, $10,000

Loco Bloco

San Francisco, CA

General support, $5,000

Malama Maunalua

Honolulu, HI

General support, $5,000

Mercy Corps

Portland, OR

Support of the Humanitarian Response Fund, $9,000

North House Folk School

Grand Marais, MN

General support, $20,000 over two years

Paly Media Arts Boosters

Palo Alto, CA

Support of digitizing 100 years of the Campanile newsletter, $5,000

Panetta Institute for Public Policy

Seaside, CA

General support, $10,000

Penland School of Crafts

Penland, NC 

General support, $20,000 over two years

Public Policy Institute of California

San Francisco, CA

Support a statewide survey on Californians and higher education, $10,000

Ranchin' Vets

San Rafael, CA

General support, $10,000  

Salmon Coast Field Station

Simoom Sound, BC, Canada

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

General support, $12,000

Schumacher Institute

Bristol, England

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Support of "Ah-Be" performance project, $5,000

Seacology

Berkeley, CA

General support, $20,000  

Slow Money

New York, NY

Support of the New York City chapter, $2,500

St. Boniface Haiti Foundation

Upper Falls, MA

Support of relief efforts following Hurricane Matthew, $15,500

Tewa

Lalitpur, Nepal

(Paid through Global Fund for Women)

Support of continued recovery efforts following the 2015 earthquake in Nepal, $10,000

UC Hastings Foundation Center for Gender and Refugee Studies

San Francisco, CA

General support, $10,000

Westwind Riding Institute

Los Altos, CA

General support, $2,500

Wildlife Conservation Society

Bronx, NY

Support of participation in the International Whaling Commission

Women's Link Worldwide

Bogotá, Colombia

General support, $10,000

Youth Community Service

Palo Alto, CA

General support, $10,000

 

Presidential Discretionary Grant

Consensus Building Institute

Cambridge, MA

Support of a facilitated negotiation in Chile, $24,000

Shidjulai Swanirvar Sangstha

Dhaka, Bangladesh

(Paid through the Tides Foundation)

Support for travel to COP 22 negotiations in Morocco, $5,000