North America Grants

The following organizations received support from MCF during the period 2014-2016.

Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy
San Francisco, CA

Preserving the Golden Gate National Parks, enhancing the park visitor experience, and building a community dedicated to conserving the parks for the future.

www.parksconservancy.org

Island Conservation
Santa Cruz, CA

Preventing extinctions by removing invasive species from islands.

www.islandconservation.org

Land Trust Alliance
Washington, DC

Working to save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America.
www.landtrustalliance.org

Mendocino Land Trust
Fort Bragg, CA

Conserving important natural resources of Mendocino County including working farmlands and forests, wildlife habitat, open space, scenic vistas, watersheds, and public access.

www.mendocinolandtrust.org

Nature in the City
San Francisco, CA

Inspiring San Francisco to discover local nature.
www.natureinthecity.org

Pacific Forest Trust
San Francisco, CA

Sustaining America’s forests for their public benefits of wood, water, wildlife, and people’s well-being, in cooperation with private landowners and communities.
www.pacificforest.org

San Francisco Parks Alliance
San Francisco, CA

Inspiring and promoting civic engagement and philanthropy to protect, sustain, and enrich San Francisco parks, recreation and green open spaces.

www.sfparksalliance.org

The Nature Conservancy
Arlington, VA

Conserving the lands and waters on which all life depends.

www.nature.org

Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Ithaca, NY

Interpreting and conserving the earth’s biological diversity through research, education, and citizen science focused on birds.
www.birds.cornell.edu

Institute for Bird Populations
Point Reyes Station, CA

Studying the abundance, vital rates, and ecology of bird populations to enable scientifically sound conservation of birds and their habitats.
www.birdpop.org

Point Blue Conservation Science
Petaluma, CA

Conserving birds, other wildlife and ecosystems through science, partnerships, and outreach.
www.pointblue.org

Appalachian Voices
Boone, NC

Protecting the land, air, and water of the central and southern Appalachian region, focusing on reducing coal’s impact on the region and advancing a vision for a clean energy future.

www.appvoices.org

Bay Nature Institute
Berkeley, CA

Dedicated to educating the people of the San Francisco Bay Area about, and celebrating the beauty of, the surrounding natural world.

www.baynature.org

Climate Ride
Missoula, MT

Inspiring and empowering citizens to work toward a new energy future.

www.climateride.org

California Forestry Challenge
Shingle Springs, CA

An academic event for high school students in technical forestry and current forestry topics.

www.forestrychallenge.org

Golden Gate Audubon Society
Berkeley, CA

Engaging people to experience the wonder of birds, translate that wonder into action, and protect native bird populations and their habitats.

www.goldengateaudubon.org

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Ken Norris Center for Natural History
Santa Cruz, CA

Supporting natural history educational and research opportunities for students, faculty, staff, and the greater Santa Cruz community.
norriscenter.ucsc.edu

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Save The Bay

The largest regional organization working to protect, restore and celebrate San Francisco Bay since 1961.
www.savesfbay.org


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