Southern Environmental Law Center Grant

Organization - Southern Environmental Law Center
Grant Amount - $250,000
Foundation - Mott Foundation
Grant Purpose - The Southern Environmental Law Center works to protect and restore water quality throughout much of the Southeast. In recent years, the center and partner organizations have had particular success improving state-level stormwater pollution controls in Georgia, Tennessee, and North Carolina. With continued Mott support, the center will work with its partners to improve implementation of the Clean Water Act and related programs, with a focus on measures that address stormwater pollution and wetlands conservation in Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, and the Carolinas.

Similar Grants

World Wildlife Fund - $150,000 from the Mott Foundation - Through its Southeastern Rivers and Streams Support Fund, the World Wildlife Fund, an international conservation organization, provides small grants and networking opportunities to organizations committed to protecting and restoring aquatic...

Wisconsin Wetlands Association - $90,000 from the Mott Foundation - Wetlands provide many benefits, yet only half of Wisconsin's original wetlands remain, and they are threatened by a variety of unsustainable uses. Wisconsin Wetlands Association, the only statewide conservation organization solely focused on...

GreenLaw - $120,000 from the Mott Foundation - The majority of Georgia's waterways are considered too polluted for fishing or swimming, and two pollution sources account for much of this pollution: direct discharges from wastewater treatment plants and polluted runoff from the state's...

Tulane University - $100,000 from the Mott Foundation - Louisiana's extraordinary freshwater resources support important fisheries and wildlife, and its marshes act as storm buffers and help improve water quality. These vital resources are at risk from pollution, development, and poorly planned...

Alabama Rivers Alliance - $150,000 from the Mott Foundation - Founded in 1997, the Alabama Rivers Alliance works to protect and restore Alabama's waterways, among the most biologically diverse in North America. With prior Mott support, the alliance has pursued work in five core areas: engaging in public...

Recent News from Mott Foundation

Bill on establishment of National Social Investment Programme scale Second Reading

Leading the debate on its general principles, Hon Manu Soro said that despite their significance as sources of empowerment and human...more

BP spent $4.5mn on social investment programmes

Muscat: BP has launched its first socioeconomic review in Oman, highlighting its commitment to the Sultanate as well as its aim to be a leader in...more

Omidyar Group to build $31M office building in Honolulu's Kaimuki neighborhood

It is the parent of Hawaii social investment firm Ulupono Initiative as well as the philanthropic investment firm Omidyar Network, among...more

Golding hires impact investing team

Golding Capital Partners is expanding into impact investing with the appointment of an experienced team of impact investors. Andreas Nilsson...more

MOVES-UBS names Baldinger chief sustainability officer

Before joining UBS in 2016 as head of sustainable and impact investing for UBS Asset Management, he was CEO of RobecoSAM, a...more

UBS taps money management exec for wider sustainability role

Michael Baldinger was named chief sustainability officer for UBS, a new position. He was head of sustainable and impact investing. Chris...more

A Quick Guide to Socially Conscious Investing

The impact investing space prioritizes—on equal terms—social and environmental impact, along with profitability. That's not necessarily the case...more

There's a need to recognise that finance can be a force for good: ABC World Asia

Singapore-based ABC World Asia, the impact investment fund, says there is more room for growth in the pure-play impact investing...more

How online crowdfunding platform GiveIndia raised Rs 70 Cr in just two weeks of launching its ...

... lexicon of India's development sector has grown to include terms like 'crowdfunding', 'online peer-to-peer (P2P) fundraising', and 'impact...more

Citywire Montreux Virtual 2021: New fund managers confirmed

Computer scientist, mathematician and social entrepreneur Anne-Marie Imafidon will be looking at the world of work from a different angle:...more

Social Enterprise Network Sites

Young at 24, Juan David Aristizabal Ospina is a social entrepreneur who founded Buena Nota, a platform that accentuates social entrepreneurs and citizens in Colombia making  positive changes and raising awareness about social problems that need to be addressed.

Not for Profit Jobs in Kentucky

  Social Services Jobs
  Substance Abuse Jobs
  Fundraising & Development Jobs
  Education Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs

Federal Government Grant and Assistance Programs

Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2008-2021 Copyright Michael Saunders