Resource Innovation Group's mission is to help government, business, and communities adopt sustainability-based thinking, policies, and programs. To achieve this mission, it assists others to expand thinking, develop linkages between seemingly unrelated organizations and issues, frame language and communication effectively, and promote innovation.
Resource Innovation Group was a Brainerd Foundation grantee from 2007 to 2008.
$3,000 - To hold a training session on climate change for journalists across the Pacific Northwest to substantially improve their climate literacy, accuracy and depth of reporting with a special focus on recent scientific and economic studies and 2009 state and federal legislative proposals. Opportunity fund
$1,200 - To develop ecoregion specific, state and federal biodiversity climate adaptation polices for Oregon and Washington. Opportunity fund