Water Foundation

For General Operating Support

  • Amount
    $1,850,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    3/21/2017
  • Term
    12 Months
  • Type of Support
    General Support/Program
Overview
This grant to the Water Foundation will support its work to ensure water policy in California balances the needs of farmers, urban dwellers, and the environment. The Water Foundation seeks to modernize state water policy to better respond to a less predictable water future caused by climate change and the growing demands put on the state’s water supplies. To achieve its goals, the Water Foundation will analyze water policy options and educate policymakers, the public, and the press.
About the Grantee
Grantee Website
waterfdn.org 
Address
555 Capitol Mall, Suite 1155, Sacramento, CA, 95814, United States
Grants to this Grantee
for the Water Solutions Fund  
The Water Foundation is a public foundation that focuses on safe water for people, freshwater ecosystem restoration, and climate resilience. Its new Water Solutions Fund will inform federal and state policy to ensure transparent, equitable, and effective implementation of public funding for water projects across the country; build local and regional nonprofit capacity to track how public funds are expended; and communicate success stories. (Substrategy: Advance Conservation Protections)
for general operating support  
The Water Foundation works to ensure water policy in California and the West balances the needs of communities and the environment.

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