Waitt Foundation

Waitt Foundation

Program Name: Waitt Foundation

Resource Type: Philanthropy

State: USA

Agency: Program Source:

Description: The primary mission of the Waitt Foundation is to protect our oceans from the harmful impacts of overfishing. We target creation of marine protected areas, engaging stakeholders to improve the management of fisheries, fostering sustainable solutions, and raising public awareness through a network of collaborative NGO’s and foundations. Current areas of funding include: Marine Protected Areas, Sustainable Solutions (fishing practices), and innovative marine research and discovery. $100,000 minimum requests by non-profits or research institutions.

Website: http://www.waittfoundation.org/