Sightline Institute

Sightline Institute has been a Brainerd Foundation grantee since 2000.

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Sightline Institute Grant history

2016

$30,000 - To expand and deepen donor commitments for the organization’s work. Conservation capacity

2014

$80,000 - A two-year grant for policy research and communications support. Conservation capacity

2012

$60,000 - A two-year grant for policy research and communications support. Conservation capacity

2011

$30,000 - For policy research and communications. Conservation capacity

2010

$25,000 - For policy research, communications, and movement building. Conservation policy

2005

$1,000 - To provide a new HP Printer for the office. Conservation capacity

2005

$20,000 - For general support, with an additional emphasis on the communication and capacity building needs of the organization. Conservation capacity

2004

$25,000 - To promote an environmentally sound economy in the Pacific Northwest. Conservation capacity

2003

$20,000 - To promote an environmentally sound economy in the Pacific Northwest through development, education, and promotion of sustainability indicators. Conservation capacity

Sightline Institute Successes

Giant oil train scheme—the last domino—falls

Giant oil train scheme—the last domino—falls

Washington State Governor Jay Inslee has announced his rejection of the Vancouver Energy project, which was the last remaining undecided project of at least a dozen well-developed schemes planned for Northwest ports and refineries. All of the proposals stumbled and fell in the face of coordinated and intractable opposition in the Northwest—the Thin Green Line.

Sightline Institute Resources

Sightline Daily

Sightline Daily is an online daily publication produced by Sightline Institute. It is updated every weekday by 9 A.M. with the best news stories collected from more than three dozen online news sources. Their goal is to provide the North American coastal temperate rain forest community with a daily source of the news they need to create a conservation-based economy.