Coordination and Collaboration in the Resilience Ecosystem - Request for Proposals

Opportunity Type: Funding

The Climate Resilience Fund (CRF) is accepting proposals for the 2020 Coordination and Collaboration in the Resilience Ecosystem (CCRE) competitive grants program. The overall focus for this grant competition is on coordination and collaboration among organizations that provide or deliver climate adaptation and resilience services and resources.

This RFP includes important background information for applicants, including CCRE program goals, thresholds for consideration, evaluation criteria, application instructions and a timeline for the competition. This program is made possible by the generous support of our partners - the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation, and the NOAA Climate Program Office.

The deadline for submission of proposals is Friday, July 17, 2020.

About the Climate Resilience Fund

CRF is a philanthropic collaborative working to advance a positive vision of a climate resilient society and to mobilize the resources for achieving it. We are committed to supporting the development and implementation of knowledge and resources to help steer society in a new direction – one where healthy communities, ecosystems, and sustainable economies coexist and thrive in the context of a changing climate.

CRF operates with a small leadership team with long experience working at the intersection of climate change, conservation, urban sustainability, and with the federal government agencies tasked with addressing the climate crisis. CRF is guided by an advisory board comprised of partner and investor representatives and experts in the fields of climate adaptation, resilience, and philanthropy. CRF is housed at Multiplier, Inc., a 501(c)(3) that provides back-office administrative, financial management, and legal support for operations.