ORGANIZATIONS WE SUPPORT
ALASKA CONSERVATION FOUNDATION
Through strategic funding, Alaska Conservation Foundation supports Alaska’s most critical issues, fosters problem-solving and innovation, and protects Alaska’s incredible yet vulnerable ecosystems, communities and economies. Alaska Conservation Foundation envisions an inspiring Alaska that is naturally thriving, biologically and culturally diverse, rich in wildlands, bountiful in terrestrial and marine life, sustainable in its economic development and thoughtfully protected—forever.
We work tirelessly to ensure Alaska’s magnificent lands and waters remain wild and pristine for generations to come. -- Alaska Conservation Foundation
CORAL RESTORATION FOUNDATION™
Coral Restoration Foundation™ (CRF) is the world's largest non-profit marine-conservation organization dedicated to restoring coral reefs to a healthy state, in Florida and globally. Their core mission is to restore coral reefs, to educate others on the importance of our oceans, and to use science to further coral research and coral reef monitoring techniques. They engage and empower others in the mission to save our planet’s coral reef with dive programs, educational activities, scientific collaborations, and outreach.
By restoring reefs, we are re-building an ecological backbone that marine life depends on for survival. -- Coral Restoration Foundation
CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY
The Center for Biological Diversity believes that the welfare of human beings is deeply linked to nature — to the existence in our world of a vast diversity of wild animals and plants. Because diversity has intrinsic value, and because its loss impoverishes society, they work to secure a future for all species, great and small, hovering on the brink of extinction. They do so through science, law and creative media, with a focus on protecting the lands, waters and climate that species need to survive.
We want those who come after us to inherit a world where the wild is still alive. -- Center for Biological Diversity
Plant-It 2020 performs worldwide tree-planting, donates fuel-efficient cooking stoves to needy families, and provides forestry, soil, and biochar education. They are dedicated to the proper planting, maintenance and protection of as many indigenous trees as possible worldwide, and their reforestation programs are designed to beneficially impact people through the alleviation of hunger, thirst and poverty.
Proper tree-planting does more than simply bring our forests back – it teaches and works with people to properly manage and sustain their forests. -- Plant-It 2020
Rainforest Trust purchases and protects the most threatened tropical forests, saving endangered wildlife through partnerships and community engagement. The actions they take now to protect rainforests will have a lasting impact on the future by maintaining our planet’s critical ecosystems. They’ve helped protect over 24 million acres around the world and have millions of acres in the pipeline, working toward the security of 50 million acres.
Protection requires swift action, and we work with our partners to develop scientifically based conservation plans that are not only timely, but also resilient and sustainable. -- Rainforest Trust
Covering over 70% of our planet, the ocean sustains and protects life in innumerable ways. We are in danger of losing what makes the ocean such an important and special place to us. A range of climate impacts—including sea level rise, ocean acidification, and stronger, more frequent hurricanes—are damaging coastal industries and communities. Ocean Conservancy envisions a healthy future for our ocean and the communities that rely on it, free from greenhouse gas pollution and resilient to climate impacts, and they work to create sustainable ocean-based climate solutions.
Together, we create science-based solutions for a healthy ocean and the wildlife and communities that depend on it. -- Ocean Conservancy
HAWAI'I GROUNDWATER & GEOTHERMAL
Hawai‘i Groundwater and Geothermal Resources Center (HGGRC) strives to increase access to data regarding Hawai’i’s groundwater and geothermal resources, encourage research and innovation in water management and geothermal energy, and provide an informational platform for the public. While they acknowdge the sensitivities around geothermal in Hawai‘i, they recognize that geothermal is a clean, baseload renewable energy that can enable Hawai‘i to achieve its green energy goals.
HGGRC envisions a sustainable Hawaii that practices responsible, active stewardship over its natural resources.
Project AWARE brings together a dedicated team of individuals around the world who share a passion for ocean protection. They champion policy change, engage and activate a global volunteer community to fuel their conservation work. As a founding member of the Trash Free Seas Alliance®, Project AWARE is working with corporations, economists, waste experts, and other non-governmental organizations to identify ways for communities to profitably gather, separate, sell and store plastic waste and prevent it from entering the ocean.
We work together for a clean, healthy ocean – and we have fun doing it! -- Project AWARE
Birds, bats, bees, butterflies, beetles, and other small mammals that pollinate plants are responsible for bringing us one out of every three bites of food. They sustain our ecosystems and produce our natural resources by helping plants reproduce. Pollinators are increasingly suffering from loss of habitat, chemical misuse, introduced and invasive plant and animal species, and diseases and parasites. Pollinator Partnership’s mission is to promote the health of pollinators, critical to food and ecosystems, through conservation, education, and research.
Without the actions of pollinators agricultural economies, our food supply, and surrounding landscapes would collapse. -- Pollinator Partnership
GRAND CANYON CONSERVANCY
Encompassing more than a million acres, the Grand Canyon is home to more than 2,000 species of plants, birds, mammals, amphibians, and fish. More than a mile deep, it tells the story of the Earth across three eras of geological time. Grand Canyon Conservancy is the official nonprofit partner of Grand Canyon National Park. They raise funds to support projects including trails and historic building preservation, educational programs for the public, and the protection of wildlife and their natural habitat.
From rim to river, Grand Canyon offers an unparalleled journey through seven life zones and five ecosystems. -- Grand Canyon Conservancy
Earthjustice is a premier nonprofit public interest environmental law organization. They use the power of law and the strength of partnerships to protect people’s health, to preserve magnificent places and wildlife, to advance clean energy, and to combat climate change. Their legal work has saved irreplaceable wildlands, cleaned up the air we breathe, and fueled the rise of 100% clean energy. Earthjustice is committed to ending the nation’s reliance on fossil fuels and working to secure a clean energy future.
Climate change is the single greatest environmental threat facing the world today. -- Earth Justice
1% FOR THE PLANET
1% for the Planet is a global movement inspiring businesses and individuals to support environmental solutions through annual memberships and everyday actions. They advise on giving strategies, certify donations and amplify the impact of their network. The 1% for the Planet network turns local action into global impact. From planting trees, banning plastic and protecting wildlife to fighting for climate policy and frontline communities disproportionately impacted by climate change, their vetted nonprofit partners address the most pressing issues of our time.
We bring dollars and doers together to accelerate smart environmental giving. -- 1% for the Planet
WORLD WILDLIFE FUND
Climate change-related threats to biodiversity are happening now. As habitats change, extreme weather events increase, and temperatures rise, we need new tools to help biodiversity adapt. World Wildlife Fund works to protect populations of some of the world’s most ecologically, economically, and culturally important species. They work with local communities, governments, and others around the world to help people and nature prepare for the many impacts of a changing climate across all ecosystems and landscapes.
By protecting species, we save this beautiful, vulnerable and utterly irreplaceable planet we call home. -- World Wildlife Fund
NATIONAL PARKS FOUNDATION
The National Parks Foundation is the official nonprofit partner of the National Park Service. NPS's mission is to “conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and wildlife therein, and to provide for the enjoyment of the same in such manner and by such means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations.” NPF focuses on promoting programs that protect precious landscapes and wilderness, historical sites, and places of cultural significance.
The National Park Foundation protects America’s special places, connects people to nature and inspires the next generation of park stewards. -- National Parks Foundation