Search results for ‘climate change’


  • Non-profit

    Tioga Fund

    The Tioga Fund is an advocacy group focused on advancing solutions to issues such as climate change, women’s economic inequality, and protection of civil liberties. [1]
  • Non-profit

    Tioga Fund

    The Tioga Fund is a left-leaning 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization. It focuses its advocacy on climate change, women’s inequality, democracy, and civil liberties.[2]
  • Political Party/527

    Fix Congress Now

    Fix Congress Now (stylized Fix Congress Now!) is a super PAC founded in Denver, Colorado in 2019. The PAC is affiliated with Unite America, a national ostensibly bipartisan but functionally liberal-aligned organization pushing for left-of-center voter reform and “compromise” candidates in primary elections. As of 2020, Fix Congress Now
  • Non-profit

    Institute for the Future (IFTF)

    The Institute for the Future (IFTF) is a consulting and research organization founded by former Rand Corporation researchers using military research methods to support both the public and business sectors. It works on behalf of its dues paying partners as well as for businesses and organizations that pay for once-off
  • Other Group

    California Public Employees’ Retirement System

    The California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) is a government agency in California that is the United States’ largest government worker pension fund. [47] It engages in shareholder activism by using proxy voting, advancing left-of-center corporate policies in the interests of government worker unions. [48] CalPERS focuses on
  • Person

    Ron Shaich

    Ron Shaich is a businessman and center-left political activist best known as the former chairman and CEO of restaurant chain Panera Bread. Shaich is a co-founder of the metropolitan liberal-centrist advocacy group No Labels and sits on the board of electoral advocacy group Unite America. Career Shaich is the
  • Non-profit

    Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose

    Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP) is a coalition of executives from more than 200 large corporations that advocates for expanding corporate philanthropic and left-leaning “social responsibility” programs and initiatives, especially relating to racial diversity and climate change. The group was founded by actor and philanthropist Paul Newman and a
  • Non-profit

    Millennial Action Project

    Millennial Action Project (MAP) is a political advocacy group which promotes legislation focused on issues of importance to young people. MAP claims to be a non-partisan organization but is funded by left-of-center nonprofit groups and promotes many left-of-center policy goals, especially liberal expansionist immigration policy, government job training programs, environmentalist
  • Non-profit

    Arizona Advocacy Foundation

    The Arizona Advocacy Foundation is a left-of-center voting advocacy organization that has opposed Republican-sponsored legislation concerning electoral systems in Arizona. [135]  The Arizona Advocacy Foundation is the educational arm of the Arizona Advocacy Network, a left-of-center organization that opposes voter integrity laws through lobbying and pushing for
  • For-profit

    Raben Group

    The Raben Group is a Democratic Party-aligned lobbying group comprised predominately of former members of President Barack Obama’s and President Bill Clinton’s administrations. [172] It has earned at least $50 million[173] representing many left-of-center and radical interests that include the “dark money”[174]
  • Political Party/527

    Flippable

    Flippable is a liberal electoral advocacy group founded by former campaigners for Hillary Clinton shortly after the 2016 election victory of President Donald Trump. Its targets Republican-held seats in state legislatures. [226] Flippable blames alleged Republican redistricting efforts for the Democratic losses;[227] its co-founder, Elizabeth Vaughan,
  • Other Group

    Philadelphia Public Employees Retirement System

    The Philadelphia Public Employees Retirement System creates and maintains a retirement benefits system for civilian public and quasi-public employees in the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Retirement System also participates in substantial shareholder advocacy, leveraging its $4.9 billion in assets to push for left-of-center proposals in corporate board regulation, executive
  • For-profit

    The Children’s Investment Management Fund (TCI)

    The Children’s Investment Management Fund (TCI) is a for-profit hedge fund created by British billionaire Christopher Hohn, a funder of the radical environmentalist group Extinction Rebellion. [318] TCI manages around £23 billion (approximately $30 billion) in assets[319] and holds shares in companies including
  • Non-profit

    Enlight Foundation

    The Enlight Foundation is a private grant making institution founded by Chinese billionaire Yongping Duan, known as the “Godfather” of the Chinese smartphone industry. [350] Duan earned the nickname of the “Chinese Buffett” after spending over $600,000 to have lunch with Warren Buffett. [351] The
  • Non-profit

    Institute for Strategic and Equitable Development

    The Institute for Strategic and Equitable Development (ISED) is a left-of-center entity that lobbies philanthropies to fund issues and causes related to left-progressive visions of race and ethnicity. [370] ISED has set a goal that 80% of all philanthropic revenues go towards solving racial inequity issues.
  • Other Group

    Open Society University Network (OSUN)

    The Open Society University Network (OSUN) is an international membership group of educational institutions established to promote the ideals of “open society” expounded by Karl Popper and supported by left-progressive billionaire George Soros and to expand access to higher education for underprivileged groups. It was founded by Soros’
  • Non-profit

    Narrative Initiative

    The Narrative Initiative is a project of the New Venture Fund, a nonprofit in the Arabella Advisors network of left-progressive “dark money” organizations, that seeks to change and influence narratives surrounding issues of equity and social policy. It was founded in 2017. The Narrative Initiative was “conceived and funded”
  • Person

    Iara Lee

    Iara Lee is a left-of-center anti-war and pro-Palestinian activist who was married to hockey, film, and environmental enthusiast George Gund III until his death in 2013. [426] She has spent decades in the film industry, and supports left-leaning human rights groups like Amnesty International and Doctors Without
  • Non-profit

    Young Conservatives for Carbon Dividends (YCCD)

    Young Conservatives for Carbon Dividends (YCCD) is a right-leaning environmentalist organization that supports free-market policy solutions to climate change. The group seeks to build support for the Baker-Shultz Carbon Dividends Plan, a carbon tax, among college Republicans and supports policies that reduce greenhouse gas emissions, remove environmental tax regulations on
  • Non-profit

    Unite America Institute

    Unite America Institute (UAI) is a center-left, Colorado-based, advocacy organization that supports structural changes in the election system it claims will reduce voter partisanship and benefit ostensibly “centrist” and independent candidates for public office. [449] Unite America Institute is closely-affiliated with Unite America, a political organization that