Think tank

Ecotrust is a think tank committed to innovating, investing, and inspiring in ways that create reliable prosperity. Ecotrust's mission is to inspire fresh thinking that creates economic opportunity, social equity and environmental wellbeing. Ecotrust is headquartered in Portland and is a unique organization; it integrates public and private purpose and for-profit and non-profit structures. Ecotrust's many innovations include co-founding the world's first environmental bank, starting the world's first ecosystem investment fund, creating a range of programs in fisheries, forestry, food, farms and children's health, and developing new scientific and information tools to improve social, economic and environmental decision-making. Ecotrust works locally in ways that promise hope abroad, and it takes inspiration from the wisdom of Native and First Nations. Over nearly 20 years, Ecotrust has converted $80 million in grants into more than $500 million in capital for local people, businesses, and organizations from Alaska to California.


Contact details

Website: www.ecotrust.org
Address: 721 NW 9th Avenue Suite 200 Portland, OR 97209, USA
Contact email: contact AT ecotrust.org

Areas of focus

Where they work:
US
Operating languages:
English

Organisational details

Business model:
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations:
Independent
Year founded:
1991
Age (years):
Founded by:
Founder(s): Spencer Beebe
Founder gender: All male
Leadership:
Current leader(s): Jeremy Barnicle
Current leader's (or leaders') gender: Male
Staff size (2017):

Organisational performance

Publications:
Number of publications (2015):
Financials:
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Data notes

Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Think tank list,Organisation┬┤s website


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