2018 Charitable Grants

Grant listings are brief summaries. If you would like more information about a particular grant, please contact the NW Fund staff.

Standard Grants

Freshwater Aquatic Ecosystems

American Whitewater Protecting and Restoring Washington’s Wild Rivers Threatened by Dams $10,000

Center for Environmental Law and Policy Protecting Washington’s instream water resources from impairment by permit exempt wells $15,000

Geos Institute Leveraging public health for fish health $5,000

Hanford Challenge Protecting the Columbia River from Nuclear Waste $15,000

Northwest Center for Alternatives to Pesticides Clean Water for Washington’s Salmon $10,000

Resource Media CAFO pollution: shaping the public conversation $7,500

Save Our Wild Salmon Coalition Advancing Columbia/Snake wild salmon restoration by improving Washington State water quality standards $12,000

Western Environmental Law Center Protecting Washington’s Waters from Industrial Agriculture $20,000

Wild Earth Guardians Rewilding Washington $15,000

Saltwater Aquatic Ecosystems

Friends of the San Juans Reducing Risks to the Salish Sea from Production and Shipping of Xylene $15,000

Our Children’s Trust Youth Atmospheric Trust Litigation in Washington $5,000

RE Sources Clean Water Program $22,000

Surfrider Foundation Defending Conservation Outcomes and Protecting Washington’s Coast from Destructive Proposals $15,000

Washington Environmental Council Stand Up To Oil Campaign $15,000

Growth Management/Land Use

One America Engaging Immigrant & Refugee Communities in Shaping the Future of Southwestern WA $10,000

Transportation Choices Coalition Connecting land use and transportation for an equitable and sustainable Puget Sound $10,000

Community Response Fund


Brinnon Group Sustainable Development for Black Point $3,000   Center for Environmental Law and Policy Enloe Dam Advocacy $3,000   Methow Valley Citizens Council Citizen Action for a Climate Ready Methow $3,000   Native Fish Society Growing a Grassroots Movement for Wild Fish in Washington $3,000

Environmental Movement Building

Center for Diversity and Environment Environmental Professionals of Color Seattle $3,000   Shunpike – Unleash the Brilliance Lost Urban Creek Revitalization Project $3,000