Articles about NextGen

Beth Bond of Southeast Green Interviews John Lanier on BlogTalk Radio

A Ray of Hope. Mid-Course Correction Revisited

Beth Bond, of Southeast Green interviewed John Lanier about the whole process of updating Mid-Course Correction Revisited. They talk about Ray, and how the new book continues his legacy, and the role that the Foundation is playing in securing a better world for tommorrow's children.

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Brightening Our Corner Newsletter - May 2019

Our May newsletter has just gone out. Be sure to check it out for all the latest news and opportunities to engage with the Foundation

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Foundation’s NextGen Committee Issues Request for Grant Proposals for Projects Helping to Reduce Global Warming

The NextGen Committee of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation has issued a call for proposals for one $100,000 grant to fund work in the 2020 calendar year for new or existing programs that will help to reduce global warming, whether through direct carbon avoidance, climate communication, climate education, industry engagement, or otherwise.

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Ray C. Anderson Foundation’s NextGen Committee Awards $90,000 to Second Nature

Using the power of philanthropy to spark collective action for carbon neutrality in the university sector.

The NextGen Committee of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation has awarded a $90,000 grant to Second Nature.

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Family of Interface founder Ray Anderson carrying on his environmental mission

Reprinted from the Atlanta Business Chronicle

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NextGen Spotlight: Jay Lanier

“As a fly angler and upland bird hunter, the trout and ruffed grouse I pursue in the southern Appalachians are a holdover from the last Ice Age. Those activities are a direct result of a stable climate, far south of where those pockets of biodiversity should exist. I view it as a responsibility to make sure our grandchildren can experience the joy of a rising brookie or flushing bird on a bright October morning.”

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NextGen Spotlight: McCall Langford

Each of us on the NextGen Committee brings something special to the table. We’re each making our own unique brushstrokes on the canvas that is Daddy Ray’s legacy.

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NextGen Committee Issues Grant RFP for Projects Showing Measurable Reduction in Greenhouse Gas Emissions

The NextGen Committee of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation has issued a call for proposals for one $90,000 grant to fund work in the 2019 calendar year for currently existing or new programs that would measurably reduce the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.

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Foundation's NextGen Committee Grants $50,000 to Alliance for Climate Education

The NextGen Committee of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation has awarded $50,000 to the Alliance for Climate Education (ACE) to provide science-based climate education to students in rural Georgia and North Carolina. The grant will enable ACE to greatly expand the program, with potential of reaching 80,000 students.

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Scheller Interns at SunTrust Win Carbon Reduction Challenge

Reprinted from Georgia Tech's Scheller News

The Ray C. Anderson Foundation's NextGen Commitee Helped Fund the expansion of the Carbon Reduction Challenge into Georgia Tech's Co-op and Internship programs. The winning team had two members from the Scheller College of Business and four students from Ray's alma mater - Industrial and Systems Engineering

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