Pledge Marks Largest-ever Philanthropic Investment in Climate Mitigation San Francisco – Sept. 14, 2018 – Today 29 philanthropists pledged $4 billion over the next five years to combat climate change—the largest-ever philanthropic investment focused on climate change... Continue Reading
How foundations can reimagine a proven philanthropic tool to more effectively address today’s social and environmental challenges. Mission investments are a proven tool that enables us to seize time-sensitive opportunities and grow promising innovations in ways... Continue Reading
As part of a White House announcement on climate change, clean energy, and the environment, today the United States and Government of India unveiled two new clean energy finance initiatives—the U.S.-India Clean Energy Finance Initiative and the U.S.-India Catalytic Solar Finance Program.
In the second half of 2015, the Packard Foundation Board of Trustees approved $20 million in Program-Related Investments to promote climate mitigation and energy access. The investments include loans to the following organizations: OffGrid Electric... Continue Reading