Grantee Profile


Grants to ecoAmerica

  • $2,550,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)


    WASHINGTON, D.C. — EcoAmerica is a non-profit that uses consumer research and strategic partnerships to create large-scale engagement programs that build awareness, understanding, and action for climate and environmental solutions among Americans. EcoAmerica will launch the MomentUs initiative to build a critical mass of public demand and institutional support for climate solutions. The purpose is to address the politically charged stalemate that is keeping America from preparing for the threats and identifying the opportunities brought by climate change.

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — EcoAmerica is an environmental nonprofit that uses consumer research and strategic partnerships to create targeted public engagement programs around environmental and climate change solutions. This grant will support the design of a framework for a national campaign, coordinated by a new Center for Social Solutions on Climate, to promote U.S. climate preparedness and adaptation. The purpose of the campaign is to break the current stalemate on American climate readiness.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded ecoAmerica $3,050,000 between 2002 and 2015.

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