Search results for ‘climate change’

  • For-profit

    Milken Institute Center for Strategic Philanthropy

    The Milken Institute Center for Strategic Philanthropy is a left-of-center philanthropic consulting firms that advises foundations and individual major donors on giving strategy, specializing on issues of medical research, environmentalism, public health, and education. [1] The Center is a part of the Milken Institute, a left-of-center think
  • Government Agency

    Biden Administration

    The administration of President Joe Biden, a Democrat, began on January 20, 2021. It succeeded the Trump administration after Biden defeated Republican President Donald Trump in the 2020 Presidential Election. President and Vice President Joe Biden is the President of the United States. Kamala Harris is
  • Non-profit

    Milken Institute

    The Milken Institute is a center-left think tank founded and initially endowed by billionaire philanthropist and former securities trader Michael Milken. The Institute conducts policy research and organizes programs on a number of issues including public health, environmentalism, economic policy, and globalization. Outside of its research programs, the Milken Institute
  • Non-profit

    Edge Funders Alliance

    The Edge Funders Alliance is an affinity funding network formed by the merger of Grantmakers without Borders and the Funders Network on Transforming the Global Economy. [398] It is a global alliance of 300 donors and philanthropist professionals intent on worldwide systemic change. [399] The members
  • Non-profit

    Whistleblower Aid

    Whistleblower Aid (officially a doing-business-as name of Values United) is a left-aligned support organization for government and private sector whistleblowers that rose to prominence for representing an anonymous whistleblower who reported the controversial phone call between President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to the Intelligence Community Inspector General;
  • Non-profit

    Laudes Foundation

    The Laudes Foundation is a left-of-center grantmaking organization with the stated goal of reducing inequality in fashion, construction, and other industries, associated with the European clothing store chain C&A. The foundation cites inequality in these industries and climate change as its motivation to reform and restructure these industries.
  • Non-profit

    Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT)

    Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team is an environmentalist-aligned organization that provides individuals in developing countries with map and map data services. The information acquired through HOT’s services is used to advocate for environmentalist positions and campaigns to increase funding for global public health organizations and initiatives. Finances In 2018 Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team
  • Non-profit

    Evergreen Collaborative

    Evergreen Collaborative is a left-of-center climate change advocacy group founded by former staffers to Gov. Jay Inslee’s (D-WA) 2020 presidential campaign.. It is a project of the New Venture Fund, a major pass-through funding and fiscal sponsorship nonprofit managed by the consulting firm Arabella Advisors in Washington, DC.
  • Non-profit

    Evergreen Action

    Evergreen Action is a left-of-center climate change advocacy group founded by former staffers of the 2020 presidential campaign of Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D). It is a project of the Sixteen Thirty Fund, a left-of-center pass-through funding and fiscal sponsorship nonprofit managed by the consulting firm Arabella
  • Government Agency

    Biden-Harris Transition

    The Biden-Harris Transition refers to the process of transitioning the Presidency and Vice Presidency of the United States from President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence to President-Elect Joe Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris in the aftermath of the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election. As part of that
  • Non-profit

    Paid Leave for All

    Paid Leave for All is a left-of-center campaign which advocates for government-mandated paid family leave for all employees to be used for recovering after an illness or injury, caring for a family member, taking care of a new child, or mourning the passing of a family member. [951]
  • Non-profit

    Steyer Network

    The Steyer Network refers to a collection of foundations, nonprofits, and a super PAC created and funded by liberal billionaire and hedge fund manager Tom Steyer. This page organizes all of the groups associated with and funded by Tom Steyer; for more information on each, see their respective pages.
  • Non-profit

    Walter Funder Initiative

    The Water Funder Initiative (WFI) is a left-of-center environmental advocacy group and a project of the Windward Fund,[964] a sponsor of environmentalist projects associated with the Arabella Advisors network of left-progressive “dark money.” [965] The Water Funder Initiative advocates for environmentalist water policy in conjunction
  • Non-profit


    BankFWD is a campaign that pressures banks to stop financing oil and gas companies and their projects. Founded by members of the Rockefeller family descended from early 20th century oil magnate John D. Rockefeller, the project is fiscally sponsored by the Sustainable Markets Foundation, an environmentalist funding organization that
  • Person

    Nathaniel Simons

    Also see Sea Change Foundation (Nonprofit) Nathaniel “Nat” Simons is a billionaire, hedge fund manager, and major donor to left-of-center causes and organizations, much of it through the Sea Change Foundation, a San Francisco-based grantmaking foundation he co-founded in 2006 with his wife, Laura Baxter-Simons. [990]
  • Non-profit

    Northwest Energy Coalition

    Northwest Energy Coalition (sometimes spelled NW Energy Coalition) is a left-of-center climate change organization that advocates for increased reliance on renewable energy sources composed of other organizations based in the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia. [1034]
  • Non-profit

    BPC Action

    Bipartisan Policy Center Action (BPC Action) is the advocacy organization affiliated with the center-left Bipartisan Policy Center. BPC Action’s staff includes members affiliated with both the Democratic and the Republican Parties, but BPC Action’s executive director, Michele Stockwell, is a former aide to House Democratic Leader Steny Hoyer
  • Labor Union

    1199 SEIU League Training and Upgrading Fund

    The 1199SEIU League Training and Upgrading Fund (LTUF) is a left-of-center management fund operated by 1199 SEIU, one of the largest local unions of the SEIU, representing much of the Northeast United States. LTUF provides resources to union members such as training videos, healthcare resources, and child care
  • Non-profit

    American Psychological Association

    The American Psychological Association (APA) is the largest scientific and professional organization representing psychology and psychologists in the United States. [1056] APA is active in left-of-center policy advocacy and grantmaking activities[1057] on behalf of its 121,000 members[1058] and exerts powerful influence over the psychology
  • Other Group

    Democracy Alliance Conferences

    The Democracy Alliance (DA), a collective of wealthy Democratic and left-progressive individual and institutional donors, hosts semi-annual conferences for its members and guests. Described as a “major gathering of the institutional left,” the conferences primarily serve to connect prospective left-leaning donors with similarly-minded activist groups, and to provide a