Funding History

Since its establishment in 1991, VKRF has made approximately 140 million dollars in grants to 170 organizations. We believe our joint efforts have resulted in positive contributions to the environment—and will continue to impact the planet in salutary ways.

2015-2016 Grantees
Arizona State University
Bard College
Better Future Project
CDP North America
Clean Water Fund
Climate Central
Climate Interactive
Confluence Philanthropy’s Climate Solutions Collaborative
Corporate Accountability International
Divestment Student Network
Dogwood Alliance
Energy Action Coalition
Environmental Integrity Project
Green Corps
Greenpeace Fund
Harvard Center for the Study of World Religions
International Dark-Sky Association
Meridian Institute
Movement Generation
Natural Capitalism Solutions
The Nature Conservancy
New Economy Coalition
New Energy Economy
Oberlin College
Ohio State University Carbon Management and Sequestration Center
Oil Change International
Online Progressive Engagement Network
Oregon Environmental Council
The Other 98 Percent Lab
Oxford Atmosphere Restoration Centre
Post Carbon Institute
Responsible Endowments Coalition
Sand County Foundation
The Sierra Club Foundation
The Sierra Student Coalition
Solano Land Trust
Sustainable Endowments Institute
Sustain US
U.S. Climate Action Network
U.S. Climate Plan
Union of Concerned Scientists
United Way of Greenwood
University of Calgary
Vermont Public Interest Research and Education Fund
Washington Environmental Council
WildEarth Guardians
The Wildfire Project