Water Work: How the S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation Protects Fresh Water

Water Work: How the S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation Protects Fresh Water

With freshwater under threat across the West, foundations have stepped up work in this area in recent years. The S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation, which is spending down by 2020, has been a key player on water issues.

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Nexus: What Can Funders do to Connect Equity, Climate, and Water Systems?

Nexus: What Can Funders do to Connect Equity, Climate, and Water Systems?

Kresge released an outside assessment of its giving at the intersection of climate, equity and urban water. It identified needs in the sector for more education and funding—especially of community-based leaders. 

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Water Systems Are In Crisis. How Can Funders Help?

Water Systems Are In Crisis. How Can Funders Help?

Whether they are knee-deep in floodwaters or their tap water is unsafe to drink, millions of Americans face serious water challenges. A new analysis looks at ways philanthropy can address these challenges. 

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