The Brainerd Foundation

Sunset at Twin Spring in the Owyhee Canyonlands of Oregon's high desert. Photo provided by Greg Burke, provided courtesy of Oregon Natural Desert Association.

Our Stories

Building Infrastructure and Capacity

The Brainerd Foundation has long been a leader in using nontraditional approaches to meet conservation goals.

The Brainerd Foundation is sunsetting. Learn more about what this means for our grantees and our giving in the next few years.
Burrowing owl.  Photo by Paul Bannick.

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