Alternative Energy

Our dependence on non-renewable energy is placing us in serious jeopardy. Climate change, global warming and an increasingly degraded environment are realities we urgently need to address. Clean, sustainable sources of energy already exist. The challenges to increasing their use are more political than logistical. These organizations are working to bridge this gap.

Total given in this category in fiscal year 2013: $73,263


A growing number of scientists and activists are convinced that the way to protect our environment is through the preservation of entire ecosystems. While many groups we support are working on distinct pieces of the environmental puzzle, the groups listed in this section are working to fit those pieces together to protect large landscapes of vibrant biodiversity.

Total given in this category in fiscal year 2013: $1,682,554