Mark Ruffalo and Wahleah Jones at Standing Rock

Solutions Project Gets a Nod for Work Against the Dakota Access Pipeline

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The National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP), an organization that awards outstanding acts of charity, announced that Solutions Project would receive the “Get Up, Stand Up” Award for rapid response funding to the anti-Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) activist movement. In April of 2016, Solutions Project was able to support the activist work of the Indigenous Environmental… Read more »

Mark Ruffalo at the #ATL100 Launch

Mark Ruffalo Honors Atlanta Environmental Activists At #ATL100 Launch

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On September 19th, Solutions Project and Mark Ruffalo hosted an event at the Plaza Theatre to launch #ATL100, a multi-week media campaign to bring awareness to the city’s recent commitment to achieving 100% renewable energy by 2035. Executive director Sarah Shanley Hope joined Stephanie Stuckey, Chief Resilience Officer to Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, and others to honor… Read more »

Solutions Project Named Winner of 2017 NCRP Impact Awards

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For our role in providing rapid response funds to indigenous efforts against the Dakota Access Pipeline in Standing Rock, we are humbled and inspired to be named winners of the 2017 National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy Impact Awards. We share this honor with three other outstanding grantmakers who have ramped up their fight against injustice, inequities and hate… Read more »

Academic Disputes Can’t Stop Clean Energy

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Co-authored and adapted from original article by Sarah Shanley Hope and Billy Parish on Medium. Sarah Shanley Hope is executive director of The Solutions Project. Board member Billy Parish is CEO of Mosaic, the largest residential solar lender in the U.S.   The president is promising an economically impossible coal renaissance while proposing draconian cuts in renewable energy spending…. Read more »