Funding History

Since its establishment in 1991, VKRF has made approximately 140 million dollars in grants to 160 organizations. We believe our joint efforts have resulted in positive contributions to the environment—and will continue to impact the planet in salutary ways.

2014-2015 Grantees
2° Investing Initiative
As You Sow
Better Future Project
Carbon Disclosure Project
Carbon Management & Sequestration Center / Ohio State University
Carbon Tracker
Center for a New American Dream
Center for Environmental Health
Center for Food Safety
Center for International Environmental Law
Center for Popular Democracy
Clean Production Action
Clean Water Fund
Climate CoLab / Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Coming Clean
Confluence Philanthropy
Cornucopia Institute
Energy Action Coalition
Environment America
Environmental Law Alliance
Feed & Seed, Co.
Feeding the 5000 / Feedback
Forum for Climate Engineering Assessment / American University
FracTracker Alliance
Friends of the Earth US
Global Alliance for the Future of Food
Green Corps
Greenpeace Fund, Inc.
Institute for Agriculture & Trade Policy
Institute for Local Self-Reliance
Investor Environmental Health Network
Mothers Out Front
National People’s Action
Ohio Environmental Council
Oil Change International
OPEN (Online Progressive Engagement Network)
Oregon Environmental Council
Physicians for Social Responsibility – LA
Post Carbon Institute
Responsible Endowments Coalition
The Sierra Club Foundation
Sustainable Economies Law Center
U.S. Climate Action Network
U.S. Climate Plan
Union of Concerned Scientists
United Nations Environment Programme
Vermont Public Interest Research & Education Fund
The Wildfire Project
Yale Project on Climate Change Communication / Yale University