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Protect the Environment Fund

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The Environment Fund is designed to bring capital to areas that matter most, from protecting our forests and wildlife, to educating the public and policymakers on critical issues affecting our world.

Your donation supports

The Trust For Public Land

The Trust for Public Land conserves land for people to enjoy as parks, gardens, and natural places, ensuring livable communities for generations to come.

Resources For The Future Inc

RFF's primary purpose is to improve environmental and natural resource policy making worldwide through social science research of the highest caliber.

Environmental Defense Fund

Environmental Defense Fund's mission is to preserve the natural systems on which all life depends. What distinguishes EDF from others is the combination of what we protect and how we protect it.

African Wildlife Foundation

The African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) works with people - our supporters worldwide and our partners in Africa - to craft and deliver creative solutions for the long-term well-being of Africa's remarkable species, their habitats, and the people who depend upon them.

Amazon Conservation Association

ACA’s mission is to protect the world's most diverse landscapes, train the next generation of Amazonian conservationists, and partner with communities to support livelihoods that sustain biodiversity.

WildEarth Guardians

WildEarth Guardians believes that the diversity of wildlife, plants and ecosystems, and our untrammeled wild spaces hold the key to the rehabilitation of an impoverished region whose economy and culture are inextricably tied to a healthy land.

Trees, Water & People

Trees, Water, and People strives to improve people's lives by helping communities protect, conserve and manage the natural resources upon which their long-term well-being depends. We work in Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Haiti, and on tribal lands in the United States.

Rainforest Trust

Rainforest Trust helps to purchase and protect threatened rainforests and save endangered wildlife through community engagement and local partnerships.

Forest Trends Association

Forest Trends' mission is to conserve forests and other ecosystems through the creation and wide adoption of a broad range of environmental finance, markets and other payment and incentive mechanisms.

Sierra Club Foundation

The Sierra Club Foundation promotes efforts to educate and empower people to protect and improve the natural and human environment.

League of Conservation Voters Education Fund

The League of Conservation Voters Education Fund (LCVEF) works to turn environmental values into national, state and local priorities.

How your support helps

Climate Change Awareness and Action

Rising temperatures and sea levels, changing weather patterns and ecosystems -- these are the realities of climate change that adversely affect communities around the world. Organizations in this group are working to spread awareness about climate change and address the climate change challenges through policy work and grassroots outreach.


Land and Air Pollution Solutions

Pollution impacts all aspects of our earth including land, air and water. Moreover, the introduction of harmful contaminants to the environment can be detrimental to human and animal health. These organizations work to curb pollution, clean up contaminated areas, and work with governments to ensure long-term solutions to pollution challenges.


Energy Sustainability and Green Technology Innovation

Clean energy and technologies are critical to reducing our environmental impact. These nonprofits focus capital on improving our climate by supporting a clean energy infrastructure for a growing world. In order to decrease our dependence on fossil fuels, it is imperative that we explore alternative energy sources and pursue necessary technological advances.


Animal and Biodiversity Protection

There are 8.7 million species in the world, yet unprotected some are disappearing at an alarming rate. Our Animal and Biodiversity Protection organizations work to protect and sustain the rich diversity of plants and wildlife with which we share our planet. Whether protecting the welfare of animals or preventing endangered plant extinction, these nonprofits work to ensure that the earth remains populated by a wealth of species.


Nature and Habitat Conservation

The earth has limited natural resources. We must therefore protect the earth's riches to ensure that they will last for generations. To prevent environmental destruction, our nonprofits work to keep our precious forests, oceans, grasslands and lakes pristine.


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