Microfinance Meeting in India. Copyright © 2004 by Charles M. Tomberg

Grameen Foundation

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation

Grameen Foundation helps the world’s poorest people reach their full potential, connecting their determination and skills with the resources they need. We provide access to essential financial services and information on agriculture and health.

Achuar House. Photo by Rainforest Partnership

Rainforest Partnership

Funding Area: Environment

Rainforest Partnership is an international non-profit social enterprise focused on protecting tropical rainforests. We partner with communities in Latin America to develop sustainable economic alternatives to deforestation, making it more valuable for them to keep their forests standing. By...

Whidbey Camano Land Trust - Cac Kamak. From http://www.wclt.org

Whidbey Camano Land Trust

Funding Area: Environment

The Whidbey Camano Land Trust protects our islands’ natural and rural areas by working with private landowners, community groups and public agencies. We have partnered with landowners and our island communities to permanently protect 90 properties.

Brandeis University

Funding Area: Education
Brandeis University is a community of scholars and students united by their commitment to the pursuit of knowledge and its transmission from generation to generation. As a research university, Brandeis is dedicated to the advancement...

Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)

Funding Area: Education
The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the nation's top research universities, distinguished by its commitment to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology.

Georgia Tech's campus occupies...

Komaza

Funding Area: Environment
KOMAZA is a social enterprise organization which works to permanently and sustainably alleviate poverty and combat deforestation in Africa’s most underserved communities. Our flagship initiative is microforestry—an innovative combination of microfinance, microequity and sustainable forestry...

Micro Energy Credits Corporation. From http://microenergycredits.com

Micro Energy Credits Corporation

Funding Area: Environment

Microenergy Credits Corporation provides a scaleable solution to sustainable energy access at the village level, by combining elements of microfinance and cap and trade approaches.

The Nature Conservancy

Funding Area: Environment

The Nature Conservancy is a leading conservation organization working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people. We address the most pressing conservation threats at the largest scale.

Waste to Watts

Funding Area: Environment
W2W’s mission is to create innovative products from repurposed electronic waste to meet the growing energy demands of the developing world. W2W commits to following the triple bottom line (3BL) standard of People, Planet, Profit, adopted...

Water First

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
People living in extreme poverty have many needs, but we believe water and toilets come first. There is a powerful and direct link between human development and convenient access to water and toilets. Through the...

Women’s World Banking

Funding Area: Poverty Alleviation
Women’s World Banking seeks to alleviate global poverty by expanding the economic assets, participation and power of the poor, especially women.

WWB is a global network of 54 microfinance providers and...

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