Island Foundation

Island Foundation

Program Name: Island Foundation

Resource Type: Philanthropy

State: Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island

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Description: Grant priorities fall within three major categories: Environment, New Bedford, and Alternative Education. Supports marine research, natural resource conservation, community economic development, and education projects within coastal areas of Maine, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. Supports working landscapes (sustainable agriculture and community-based fisheries) and applications of marine resource economics. Grant awards totaled $1.8 M in 2011, individual grants range from $5-50 K.