The Foundation's Environmental Fund invests in four key initiatives intended to help Louisiana's most vulnerable communities respond to and even reinvent themselves in the face of environmental threats. The four initiatives are the following...
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With a $5 million grant from an anonymous donor to Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, this Fund assists people in coastal communities struggling to recover from the April 2010 British Petroleum oil spill disaster. The Fund’s goal is to ensure that community and social-service groups have what they need to help individuals and families return to the financial, emotional, and physical stability required to rebuild a healthy, self-sufficient community.
As in other program areas, the Foundation supports investments in organizational capacity-building among nonprofits working in the environmental field.