Personal tools
You are here: Home » News
Bullitt Environmental Fellowship

The Bullitt Environmental Fellowship is a two-year, $50,000/year fellowship for graduate students interested in pursuing leadership positions within the environmental field.

Bullitt Foundation Vision

An essay by Denis Hayes. Cascadia, the Northwest corner of the United States and the Southwest corner of Canada, is emerging as ground zero for sustainable development.

Other Grant Opportunities

Notices of funding resources outside the Bullitt Foundation.

 

News

Site News

In Memoriam: Marilyn Fike

Our dear friend and long-time Bullitt Foundation colleague Marilyn Fike passed away peacefully at home on March 12, 2014. Anyone who called or visited the Foundation between 1989 to 2011 likely spoke with Marilyn. She was the voice on the phone system most of those years and she was the first person to greet visitors to 1212 Minor.

Read More…

Transition in Bullitt Foundation Staff Team

Continuity of Commitment to Grantees and Issues After 12 years with the Bullitt Foundation, Amy Solomon will be stepping down from her position in May. In anticipation of her departure, the Foundation has hired Rashad Morris as the new Energy, Industry and Technology program officer. He starts in March to allow overlap with Solomon.

Read More…

2013 Bullitt Environmental Fellowship Winner: Amber Heckelman

The 2013 Bullitt Environmental Fellowship winner Amber Heckelman is a Ph.D. student at the University of British Columbia studying Integrated Studies in Land & Food Systems. Her interests are focused on the Philippine peasant experience, food security, sovereignty and sustainability.

Read More…

The Bullitt Foundation has Moved!

Effective March 1, 2013 the Bullitt Foundation is located at: 1501 East Madison Street, Suite 600 Seattle WA 98122

Read More…

2012 Bullitt Environmental Fellowship Winner: Ricardi Duvil

Ricardi Duvil, a doctoral student in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Washington State University, will research the use of nitrate as a remediation technique to prevent methylmercury contamination of freshwater biota in lakes, contamination that can cause severe heath effects in wildlife and humans.

Read More…

The Northwest is a biocarbon powerhouse

We need to create a political and economic context within which far more CO2 is stored annually in biological systems than is released from them. The Northwest is a biocarbon powerhouse with its green cities, extensive forests, and abundant agricultural lands.

Read More…

2011 Bullitt Environmental Fellowship Winner

Erim Gomez, a new doctoral candidate in Natural Resource Sciences at Washington State University, will study the conservation of endangered species and the ecology and sustainability of freshwater ecosystems in the Moses Lake area of central Washington.

Read More…

United Way Offers Training For Nonprofit Staff And Volunteers

These trainings and forums are offered by the United Way of King Country and are open to all nonprofit organizations and volunteers.

Read More…

King 5 News Interviews Denis Hayes on "The Most Energy Efficient Building in the World" - Video

Bullitt Foundation President Denis Hayes was interviewed on King 5 news on July 22, 2011. The video documents early construction of the future Cascadia Center and describes what will make it the "Most Energy Efficient Building in the World".

Read More…

Denis Hayes Interviewed on King 5 Evening Magazine - Video

In honor of Earthday 2011, Bullitt Foundation President and CEO, Denis Hayes, is interviewed on his "vision that changed the world" by Evening Magazine on King 5 News.

Read More…

Cascadia Center Website Launches

Cascadia Center Website Launches

Please visit www.cascadiacenter.info for information about the Cascadia Center for Sustainable Design and Construction.

Read More…

Ford Foundation Announces Social Issue Film Funding Initiative

The Ford Foundation has announced the launch of JustFilms, a five-year, $50 million initiative to help find and support a new generation of filmmakers whose works address urgent social issues.

Read More…

Enterprise Cascadia wins the Wachovia Wells Fargo NEXT Award for Opportunity Finance

The nation’s largest and most prestigious awards program for community development financial institutions (CDFIs) announced today that two of the nation’s top-performing CDFIs—Boston Community Capital and Enterprise Cascadia—are the recipients of the 2010 Wachovia Wells Fargo NEXT Awards for Opportunity Finance. The two CDFIs will receive $8.25 million in grants and low-cost loans and will be honored at an awards celebration on Wednesday, November 3, at Opportunity Finance Network’s (OFN’s) 26th Annual Conference in San Francisco, CA.

Read More…

2010 Bullitt Environmental Fellowship Winner

Tracy Fuentes, a student in the Interdisciplinary PhD program in Urban Design and Planning at the University of Washington, will explore how land use and land use changes affect plants at the local, watershed, and regional scales.

Read More…

Bullitt Foundation Board Member Honored for Lifetime Achievements

The International Cosmos Prize has been awarded to Estella Leopold.

Read More…

The Bullitt Foundation Announces Plans for the Cascadia Center for Sustainable Design and Construction

The Bullitt Foundation is spearheading a visionary effort to develop the Cascadia Center for Sustainable Design and Construction in Seattle's Central Area. The Center will be one of the nation’s first mid-rise commercial buildings to achieve “living building” status, a new benchmark for environmental sustainability.

Read More…

The Bullitt Foundation Announces the Appointment of Neelima Shah as Program Officer for Urban Ecology

Seattle – The Bullitt Foundation today announced that Neelima Shah has been appointed as a Program Officer. Ms. Shah will oversee the Foundation’s Urban Ecology Program.

Read More…

Council Approves Living Building Pilot, Remakes Part of Multi-Family Code 
New standards for livability, sustainability, and affordability in Seattle neighborhoods

SEATTLE - Seattle City Council today adopted two pieces of legislation that will work to improve the livability, sustainability, and affordability of Seattle neighborhoods. The first ordinance creates a pilot project to allow for entirely self-sustaining green buildings in Seattle.

Read More…

2009 Bullitt Environmental Fellowship Winner

Juan Mario Michan, a postgraduate student at the University of British Columbia, investigates techniques to use carbon nanotubes to remove air pollutants from the environment.

Read More…

Open letter from Northwest Environmental Funders

According to the Council on Foundations, foundations have reported declines in asset values that average 28%. Since foundation grantmaking budgets are often tied to the value of investment portfolios, many decreased giving in 2008 and are decreasing giving further in 2009. The impacts of this economic climate will be broad and deep, and the specific experiences of funders and the organizations they support will vary markedly. What does this mean for your organization?

Read More…

powered by Plone    |    site by Groundwire and served with clean energy    |    About this site