Foundation News

Jaap Van Joolen Receives 2022 Interface Sustainability and Sales Award

Jaap Van Joolen received the 2022 Interface Sustainability and Sales Award from the Ray C. Anderson Foundation and Interface

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Climate Solutions That Go Beyond Carbon: Georgia’s Energy Future in Focus

A Drawdown Georgia Webinar

A deep dive into the impacts the recently completed 2022 Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) and the subsequent Rate Case will have on consumers, greenhouse gas emissions, and equity in Georgia

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GIPL Green Team Summit 2023

Georgia Interfaith Power & Light (GIPL) is holding their annual Green Team Summit on Saturday, February 26, 2023. Now in its fourth year, the Green Team Summit is an opportunity for Green Teams, faith leaders, and environmental activists from across the state to gather for a time of fellowship and shared learning.

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A Founder-Focused Accelerator Guided By Nature

Launching a startup can be lonely work. The Ray of Hope Prize® is unique in that the program aims to connect the top nature-inspired startup leaders in the world with each other, as well as providing sustainable business and communications training necessary to further accelerate their growth. Where better than out in nature to do so?

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A Startup Support Program Focused on Founders and Their Connection to Nature

Reprinted from Biomimicry Institute's Blog

The founder first approach: “As a founder, YOU are your startup.” The Biomimicry Institute helps startup founders challenge themselves physically, mentally, and emotionally by taking them to camp (literally). Read about how this approach helps to unlock creativity, tap into next-level networking connections, and expand opportunities for business that would have otherwise been missed. 

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Drawdown Georgia Climate Solutions & Equity Grants Featured on Closer Look with Rose Scott - WABE

Rose Scott recently interviewed Blair Beasley of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation and grantee, Lejla Prljaca of Gwinnett Housing Corporation about the inaugural Drawdown Georgia Climate Solutions and Equity Grants.

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Ray of Hope Prize Winner, GreenPod Labs, Featured on Earth.org

Sarah McInerney of the Biomimicry Institute recently interviewed Deepak Rajmohan of GreenPod Labs about his nature inspired solution to global food waste.

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The Ray's Influence on Other State Departments of Transportation Is Growing Right-of-Way Solar Projects

The Ray reaches out to other states to help deploy right-of-way solar pilot projects.

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The Ray Receives $250,000 Grant from The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation

The Ray has received $250,000 from The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation

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Inaugural Drawdown Georgia Climate Solutions & Equity Grant Recipients Announced

Five Georgia-based family foundations today announce the awarding of inaugural Drawdown Georgia Climate Solutions & Equity Grants in support of efforts that advance climate solutions and prioritize equity in Georgia.

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