Environment &

Ensuring a Resource Rich Future

Our environment, public health, and economic prosperity are deeply interconnected. Preserving and protecting natural resources in an urban region requires a long-term view and sustained commitment to future generations.


Open space preservation, land stewardship, and sustainable farming practices, primarily in San Mateo and northern Santa Clara Counties.

Environmental Education

Hands-on programs that build environmental literacy and science knowledge, increase equitable access to nature and outdoor learning for youth, and expose young people to the healing properties of nature.


Community-informed efforts to balance economic, environmental, and social benefits in order to mitigate the impacts of climate change and nurture adaptive resilience.

Featured Grantees

Vida Verde

Ten Strands