2020 Charitable Grants

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

Freshwater Aquatic Ecosystems

American Whitewater
Protecting and Restoring Washington’s Wild Rivers Threatened by Dams

Cascade Forest Conservancy
Mount St. Helens No Mine Campaign

Center for Environmental Law and Policy
Protecting and Restoring Washington’s Instream Water Resources – Yr. 1 of 4

Hanford Challenge
Protecting the Columbia River from Hanford’s Toxic Legacy

Northwest Center for Alternatives to Pesticides
Pesticide Reform and Farm Worker Self-Advocacy in the Yakima Valley

Pacific Rivers Council
Chehalis: A Watershed Moment

Resource Media
Lewis River Hydropower: Communications and Strategy Support

Save Our Wild Salmon Coalition
Stakeholder Talks to Restore the Lower Snake River and its Salmon

Trout Unlimited
Washington’s Salmon and Water Quality: More Precious Than Gold

Western Environmental Law Center
Sustainable Agriculture Campaign

Wild Earth Guardians
Rewilding Washington Campaign

Saltwater Aquatic Ecosystems

Center for Biological Diversity
Legal Challenge of Puget Sound Fish-farming Approval

Friends of the San Juans
Protecting the Salish Sea from increases in vessel traffic threats and impacts

Our Children’s Trust
Youth Atmospheric Trust Litigation in Washington

RE Sources
Protecting the Salish Sea: Watchdogging pollution, game-changing policies, and community action – Year 1 of 4

Surfrider Foundation
Defending Conservation Outcomes and Defending Washington’s Coast from Plastic Pollution & Climate Change Impacts – Year 1 of 4

Growth Management/Land Use

Transportation Choices Coalition
Furthering an equitable Puget Sound through smart land use and sustainable transportation

Washington Environmental Council
Fossil Fuel Campaigns

Community Response Fund

Friends of Pierce County
Saving Shorelines

Friends of the Snoqualmie River Trail
Ensuring Proper Mitigation of the Snoqualmie River during Periods of Low-flow

Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group
Leveraging future resources for watershed recovery

Washington Wild
Grassroots Mobilization Against Mining Threat in the Skagit Headwaters

Environmental Movement Building Initiative

Community to Community/Institute for Washington’s Future

Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition