For every complex problem there is an

            answer that is clear, simple, and wrong.

 — H. L. Mencken



who we serve

our partners

We have had the privilege of working (and dancing) with some of the most curious, progressive, and thoughtful changemakers. Their stories of social change are highlighted throughout our website.


Alchemy Women in Leadership

Paul G. Allen Forest Protection Foundation

The Atlantic Philanthropies

BNY Mellon and Mellon Capital Management

Beldon Fund

The Brainerd Foundation

Bush Foundation

Center for Neighborhood Technology

Council of Michigan Foundations

Council on Foundations

Consultative Group on Biological Diversity

Doris Duke Charitable Foundation

Duluth-Superior Area Community Foundation

The Tony Elumelu Foundation

The Energy Foundation

Environmental Grantmakers Association

Fetzer Institute

Good Ventures

H&R Block

Headwaters Foundation for Justice

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Ivey Foundation

The Joyce Foundation


W.K. Kellogg Foundation


The Kresge Foundation

League of Conservation Voters Education Fund

Lumpkin Family Foundation

The McKnight Foundation

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

The Richard King Mellon Foundation

Meyer Memorial Trust

Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation

Nathan Cummings Foundation

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation

William Penn Foundation

Pennsylvania State University – Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development

The Foundation for Pennsylvania Watersheds

Poetry Foundation

Resources Legacy Fund

Rockefeller Family Fund

Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Surdna Foundation

Thomson Reuters Foundation

Town Creek Foundation

The Village Fund

Vladimir Potanin Foundation

Vodafone India

Wallace Global Fund

The Walton Family Foundation

Weyerhaeuser Family Foundation