Helping a Community Foundation Celebrate Local Philanthropy

Helping a Community Foundation Celebrate Local Philanthropy

Helping a Community Foundation Celebrate Local Philanthropy Photo: Jodi B Herrling Photography The Benton Community Foundation, a community foundation in Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley, gives Philanthropic Achievement Awards every year on National Philanthropy Day to...
Defeating a Damaging Ballot Measure

Defeating a Damaging Ballot Measure

Defeating a Damaging Ballot Measure Defeating Damaging Land-Use Ballot Measure: Supporting “No on B” Campaign in San Diego County When proponents of the ill-conceived Lilac Hills Ranch development put approval of the project on the 2016 ballot, concerned citizens...
Defending California’s Environmental Protection Laws

Defending California’s Environmental Protection Laws

Defending California’s Environmental Protection Laws The California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) is one of the strongest environmental and public health protection laws in the nation, enabling local communities to influence important land-use decisions that...
Managing a Coalition for Water Sharing in the Klamath Basin

Managing a Coalition for Water Sharing in the Klamath Basin

Supporting Water Sharing in the Klamath Basin For more than a century, farmers and ranchers, Native American Tribes and conservationists have battled over how to allocate the Klamath Basin’s limited water supplies. After devastating drought in 2001-2002 brought...