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Grantee Database

This database contains a representative list of grants approved since 2004. Grants appear alphabetically by organization name, with most recent grants first. Unless otherwise specified, grants are for general operating support.
232 results found

Environmental Integrity Project

Washington DC

to improve EPA's regulation of water and air pollution

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2015
Grant Amount: $40,000

to strengthen enforcement of existing laws to reduce factory farm pollution to the Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2013
Grant Amount: $150,000

to strengthen enforcement of existing laws to reduce factory farm pollution to the Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2011
Grant Amount: $150,000

to strengthen enforcement of existing laws to reduce pollution to the Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2009
Grant Amount: $160,000

to reduce pollution threats to the Upper Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2007
Grant Amount: $240,000

To reduce threats to the Upper Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2004
Grant Amount: $180,000

Environmental Law & Policy Center of the Midwest

Chicago IL

to continue ELPC’s legal and policy advocacy to reduce harmful agricultural pollution impacts to the Mississippi River basin, and restore and protect wetlands and floodplains

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2017
Grant Amount: $185,000

to continue to provide legal and policy advice to the Mississippi River Collaborative to protect wetlands, and to support its unique work to protect water quality and wetlands in the Upper River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2015
Grant Amount: $370,000

to provide legal advice and support to the statewide member groups of the Mississippi River Collaborative in their efforts to improve the water quality and resilience of the Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2013
Grant Amount: $450,000

to strengthen efforts to improve water quality and the resilience of the Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2011
Grant Amount: $440,000

to strengthen efforts to improve water quality in the Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2008
Grant Amount: $562,000

to strengthen efforts to improve water quality in the Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2005
Grant Amount: $660,000

Environmental Law Institute

Washington DC

to promote interagency collaboration to protect wetlands and floodplains and strengthen resilience to floods within the Upper Mississippi River Basin

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2013
Grant Amount: $100,000

to promote inter-agency collaboration to protect wetlands and floodplains and strengthen resilience to flooding within the Upper Mississippi River Basin

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2012
Grant Amount: $50,000

to encourage inter-agency collaboration to protect and restore wetlands and floodplains in Wisconsin's Rock River basin and Iowa's Cedar River basin

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2011
Grant Amount: $70,000

to strengthen protection of wetland and floodplain habitats in Wisconsin's Rock River Basin

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2010
Grant Amount: $70,000

Environmental Support Center

Washington DC

to provide organizational capacity-building to grassroots environmental organizations in the Mississippi River Basin

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2008
Grant Amount: $300,000

to provide organizational capacity building to grassroots environmental organizations in the Mississippi River Basin

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2005
Grant Amount: $225,000

Environmental Working Group

Washington DC

to implement mandatory standards to cut polluted runoff from farm operations, and in doing so protect public health and the Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2016
Grant Amount: $350,000

to support the organization’s communications and advocacy efforts to improve government agricultural conservation policies

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2014
Grant Amount: $300,000

to improve government agricultural policies and strengthen enforcement of current regulations to protect water quality

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2012
Grant Amount: $275,000

to reduce water pollution from agricultural operations

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2010
Grant Amount: $350,000

to reduce water pollution to the Mississippi River from agricultural operations

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2008
Grant Amount: $200,000

to promote the use of government programs that reduce pollution in the Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2008
Grant Amount: $333,000

to explore the relationship between agricultural subsidies and the health of the Mississippi River watershed

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2006
Grant Amount: $150,000

for research and outreach about agricultural subsidies and their impact on the health of the Mississippi River watershed

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2005
Grant Amount: $75,000

Family Farmed

Oak Park IL

to support a program that promotes sustainable farming

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2006
Grant Amount: $40,000

to continue a public education campaign on the future of the Upper Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2005
Grant Amount: $100,000

To continue a public education campaign on the future of the Upper Mississippi River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2004
Grant Amount: $100,000

Farm Foundation, NFP

Oak Brook IL

for a producer education program, Soil Renaissance, that builds support for improving soil health and reducing Midwest agricultural water pollution

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2015
Grant Amount: $100,000

Farmers Legal Action Group

St. Paul MN

to provide disaster assistance information to farmers impacted by Hurricane Katrina

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2005
Grant Amount: $25,000

Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture

Washington DC

to support the development and deployment of a water quality metric for measuring and reporting on the sustainability of commodity crop production

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2016
Grant Amount: $100,000

Food & Water Watch

Washington DC

to reduce livestock pollution in the Upper Midwest and defend important water protection rules and policies at the state and federal level

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2017
Grant Amount: $75,000

to reduce livestock pollution in the Upper Mississippi River basin by enforcing the Clean Water Act

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2015
Grant Amount: $200,000

to support efforts to reduce pollution from factory farms in the Upper Mississippi River basin

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2014
Grant Amount: $75,000

to reduce agricultural pollution in the Upper Mississippi River corridor

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2012
Grant Amount: $75,000

Food and Environment Reporting Network

New York NY

to support the production of explanatory news articles focused on the Mississippi River region and water quality

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2016
Grant Amount: $100,000

for general operating support

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2014
Grant Amount: $100,000

for general operating support

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2012
Grant Amount: $100,000

Foundation for Excellence in Louisiana Public Broadcasting

Baton Rouge LA

for a documentary about wetlands destruction and coastal restoration in the Mississippi River Delta

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2008
Grant Amount: $50,000

Freshwater Society

St. Paul MN

to develop a set of policy recommendations for Minnesota's Clean Water Fund

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2017
Grant Amount: $45,000

to engage Minnesota agricultural leaders, policymakers, and the public to support greater adoption of farming practices and policies that reduce pollution

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2014
Grant Amount: $60,000

to support a conference about effectively targeting conservation practices and resources to areas disproportionately affected by agricultural pollution

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2012
Grant Amount: $5,000

to establish new communications tools that can be used to generate increased public understanding of, and support for, taking action on agricultural pollution

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2010
Grant Amount: $75,000

Friends of the Minnesota Valley

Bloomington MN

to lead, facilitate, and develop action steps for the recently formed Minnesota River Congress

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2017
Grant Amount: $25,000

to continue the development of the Minnesota River Congress, an entity that will support a cleaner Minnesota River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2016
Grant Amount: $25,000

to engage partners and stakeholders to develop a new action plan for activities to improve the water quality of the Minnesota River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2014
Grant Amount: $45,000

for project support to reduce agricultural pollution in the lower Minnesota River

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2012
Grant Amount: $90,000

for general operating support

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2010
Grant Amount: $170,000

to increase river stewardship among residents of the lower Minnesota River watershed

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2008
Grant Amount: $210,000

to increase river stewardship among residents of the lower Minnesota River watershed

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2006
Grant Amount: $200,000

To increase river stewardship among residents of the lower Minnesota River watershed

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2004
Grant Amount: $200,000

Friends of the Mississippi River

St. Paul MN

for general operating support

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2017
Grant Amount: $605,000

for general operating support focused on agricultural pollution, and program support promoting sustainable, equitable regional development throughout the metro’s river corridor

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2015
Grant Amount: $365,000

to protect and enhance the Mississippi River in Minnesota

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2011
Grant Amount: $210,000

to better engage current members and attract new ones

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2010
Grant Amount: $20,000

for an organization that promotes river conservation in the Twin Cities

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2009
Grant Amount: $180,000

for an organization that promotes river conservation in the Twin Cities

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2006
Grant Amount: $450,000

For an organization that promotes river conservation in the Twin Cities

Program Area: Mississippi River
Year Approved: 2004
Grant Amount: $300,000