Category Archives: 2021

Co-Executive Director, Operations & Giving

The Co-Executive Director, Operations and Giving will provide senior oversight over the resourcing of Detroit communities through giving, engaging local communities in defining ways that resources can move, raising funds from foundations to move those resources, overseeing training, networking and relationship building opportunities among grantees and building and managing local partnerships. READ MORE

Co-Executive Director, External Relations

The Co-Executive Director, External Relations will push the needle of transformative change in Detroit, carrying the message of Transforming Power Fund beyond Detroit, advancing the work of transformation in philanthropy within local and regional grantmaking communities, building and managing state and local partnerships and building relationships with people of wealth to support TPF’s work. Read […]

Join our Board of Directors

We are currently seeking one new member of our Board of Directors to support and strengthen the Foundation’s programs, mission-aligned investment strategies, and governance in collaboration with our grantee partners, staff, and existing family and non-family Board members committed to advancing our mission to bring about a more just, equitable, and sustainable world. READ MORE

Counterstory to environmental movement.

Whiteness is central to power in the United States. Racial hegemony was fundamental to the country’s nation-building and the backbone for the nation’s naturebuilding. White upper-class urban men nurtured concepts of nature and race to create a dominant storyline steeped in racial stereotypes that permeated the American conservation movement and modern environmentalism. The narrative helped […]

The Biden Administration’s Embrace of Environmental Justice Has Made Wary Activists Willing to Believe

“I could not have predicted this,” says Vernice Miller-Travis, who gathered data for a seminal 1987 study, “Toxic Wastes and Race in the United States.” Decades after emerging from the broader civil rights movement, setting itself apart from traditional environmentalism, flourishing in academia and wending through public discourse, the environmental justice movement has now achieved […]

Audubon Naturalist Society is seeking got a DC Conservation Advocate.

Position Summary: In accordance with the ANS Strategic Plan and the need to respond to climate change, the Advocate will research, coordinate and implement grassroots action and lead advocacy on climate resilience, local clean water, environmental justice, and land use policy issues in Washington, DC. Partner and network with local, regional and state environmental, community […]

Searching for our next Executive Director.

The Green Leadership Trust (GLT) is looking for its next visionary leader–who will hold the title Executive Director (ED). We need a servant leader with movement and executive level experience to shape the strategy of our next decade of work. The successful candidate is a long-term, strategic, and stepwise thinker with a record of service […]

NEWS RELEASE

For release Monday, June 14, 2021   NATIONAL WILDERNESS ADVOCATE AARON MAIR TO DIRECT ‘FOREVER ADIRONDACKS’ CAMPAIGN TO PROTECT ADIRONDACK CLEAN WATER, JOBS & WILDERNESS   ALBANY, N.Y. – National wilderness advocate Aaron Mair will direct a new “Forever Adirondacks Campaign” as a staff member of the Adirondack Council, where he will lead an effort […]