Environment > Drinking Water

These grants support efforts at the national scale or in New York State that promote: strong and enforced water policies; increased investment in publicly owned and operated water infrastructure; empowerment of communities and individuals to exercise their rights to protect drinking water resources; and reduced consumption of bottled water.

2018


As You Sow

Oakland , CA
Investor related work on water resources and risks
$30,000
www.asyousow.org

River Network

Boulder, CO
Defending clean water by strengthening policy networks and organizations (over 2 years)
$100,000
www.rivernetwork.org

University of Wisconsin Foundation

Madison, WI
Mayors Innovation Project's work to maintain effective public water utilities
$40,000
www.mayorsinnovationproject.org

American Rivers, Inc.

Washington , DC
Ensuring clean drinking water supplies through core national and state policies and innovative water infrastructure
$65,000
www.americanrivers.org

Ceres, Inc.

Boston, MA
Cultivating sustainable water management through investor and corporate leadership
$65,000
www.ceres.org

Corporate Accountability International

Boston , MA
Public Water Works! Campaign
$115,000
www.corporateaccountability.org

Food & Water Watch

Washington, DC
National Water Campaign
$110,000
www.foodandwaterwatch.org

Milwaukee Environmental Consortium, Inc.

Milwaukee, WI
General support for the Great LakesCommons
$20,000
www.meconnect.us

Story of Stuff Project

Berkeley, CA
Unbottle Water: The Campaign to Defend Public Water
$35,000
www.storyofstuff.org

Trust for Conservation Innovation

Oakland, CA
Support for WaterNow and its Catalyzing Leaders Campaign
$20,000
www.t4ci.org

2017


Clean Water Fund

Washington, DC
Defending clean water protection and improving drinking water quality and supporting its engagement in the Clean Water for All Campaign
$100,000
www.cleanwaterfund.org

Environment America

Washington, DC
Defending drinking water from threats
$100,000
www.environmentamerica.org

Environmental Working Group

Washington, DC
Tap water evaluation and planning
$40,000
www.ewg.org

Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc.

New York, NY
Protecting drinking water from oil and gas and other toxic threats
$80,000
www.nrdc.org

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility

Silver Spring, MD
Work to defend and protect the Clean Water Act
$40,000
www.peer.org

Citizens Campaign Fund for the Environment

Farmingdale, NY
Expanding drinking water protections for all New Yorkers
$25,000
www.citizenscampaign.org

Riverkeeper, Inc.

Ossining, NY
Drinking Source Water Protection project (over 2 years)
$120,000
www.riverkeeper.org

Environmental Advocates of New York, Inc.

Albany, NY

Clean water and clean energy campaigns


$90,000
www.eany.org

National Wildlife Federation

Reston, VA
13th Annual Great Lakes Restoration Conference
$5,000
www.nwf.org

New York Public Interest Research Group Fund

New York, NY
Public education and advocacy for clean drinking water in New York State
$60,000
www.nypirg.org

River Network

Boulder, CO
Defending clean water by strengthening policy networks and organizations
$45,000
www.rivernetwork.org

University of Wisconsin Foundation

Madison, WI
Preserve public control of water systems
$30,000
www.supportuw.org

American Rivers, Inc.

Washington, DC
Advance infrastructure policies and regulations to protect and restore clean water
$60,000
www.americanrivers.org

As You Sow

Oakland, CA
Research and develop a campaign targeting climate-related water risk
$25,000
www.asyousow.org

Ceres, Inc.

Boston, MA
Accelerate a transition toward improved water stewardship investments and water smart agricultural practices
$65,000
www.ceres.org

Clean Water Fund

Washington, DC
Communications support for the Clean Water for All Campaign
$10,000
www.CleanWaterFund.org

Corporate Accountability International

Boston, MA
Public Water Works!
$110,000
www.stopcorporateabuse.org

Food & Water Watch

Washington, DC
Efforts to prevent the private control of water and protect and conserve the nation's water resources
$100,000
www.foodandwaterwatch.org

Milwaukee Environmental Consortium, Inc.

Southern Environmental Law Center, Inc.

Chapel Hill, NC
Advocacy and leadership for protecting drinking water in North Carolina (over 2 years)
$150,000
www.SouthernEnvironment.org

Story of Stuff Project

Berkeley, CA
Unbottle Water: The Campaign to Defend Public Water
$30,000
www.storyofstuff.org

The Blue Planet Project

Ottawa, ON
Support for cross-border water protectors' forum and strategy session
$15,000
www.blueplanetproject.net