U.S. PIRG Education Fund

U.S. PIRG Education Fund was a Brainerd Foundation grantee from 2000 to 2006.

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U.S. PIRG Education Fund Grant history

2006

$50,000 - To pursue a corporate responsibility campaign with shareholders of energy companies to protect America's Western Arctic and to highlight the need for greater protection of endangered and threatened species. Place-based conservation

2005

$75,000 - To pursue a corporate responsibility campaign with shareholders of energy companies, religious organizations and conservation interests to protect the America's Western Arctic, and to highlight the need for greater protection of endangered wildlife populations. Place-based conservation

2004

$35,000 - To pursue a corporate responsibility campaign with shareholders of energy companies, religious organizations and conservation interests to protect the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Place-based conservation

2003

$35,000 - To maintain a corporate accountability campaign regarding oil development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Place-based conservation

2002

$35,000 - To maintain a corporate accountability campaign focused on oil companies actively advocating oil development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Place-based conservation

2000

$80,000 - To continue a campaign to protect the coastal plain of the Arctic Refuge, and to expand the Arctic campaign into new areas. Place-based conservation