Our Supporters

Our Supporters

Resources for the Future’s ability to improve environmental, energy, and natural resource decisions relies on support from a diverse group of individual and organizational donors, as well as revenue raised through grants from governmental agencies and earned from our investments.

RFF is sincerely grateful to the following supporters for their generosity:

Government and Other Organizations

  • Breakthrough Energy
  • Center for Applied Environmental Law and Policy
  • Climate Change Commission
  • Economic Research Service (USDA)
  • Environmental Defense Fund
  • Georgetown Climate Center
  • International Energy Forum
  • Mistra
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA)
  • National Science Foundation
  • New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
  • Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research
  • Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth
  • United States Department of Energy
  • U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities, Inc.
  • United States Environmental Protection Agency
  • United States Forest Service (USDA)
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Virginia
  • The Wilderness Society

Foundations

  • Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
  • Arnold Ventures
  • The Barr Foundation
  • Bernard and Anne Spitzer Charitable Trust
  • ClimateWorks Foundation
  • The Energy Foundation
  • The G. Unger Vetlesen Foundation
  • Generation Foundation
  • The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
  • Heising-Simons Foundation
  • John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Lincoln Institute of Land Policy
  • Linden Trust for Conservation
  • The Oak Foundation
  • Peter G. Peterson Foundation
  • Riksbankens Jubileumsfond
  • Sall Family Foundation
  • Samuel Freeman Charitable Trust
  • Schmidt Futures
  • Smith Richardson Foundation
  • Stand Together Trust
  • Waverley Street Foundation
  • The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Individuals

Recognizing individual donors with $250 or greater contributions in the current year.

*Indicates a member of RFF’s Chair’s Circle or President’s Council.

  • Ernest and Catherine Abbott*
  • Jay Abbott
  • John Ahearn
  • Elizabeth Albert
  • Gregory Alexander*
  • Carlin and Chris Anderson
  • James Asselstine*
  • Raj Atluru and Melissa Buckley*
  • Jesse Huntley Ausubel
  • Vicky Bailey*
  • B. Bruce Bare
  • Jay Bartlett*
  • Anthony Bernhardt and Lynn Feintech*
  • Glenn Blomquist
  • Roy and Sara Boyd
  • Kristin Breuss and Geoffrey Burgess*
  • Bright Funds
  • Herb Brown
  • John and Karen Campbell
  • Preston Chiaro*
  • Janet F. Clark*
  • James L. Connaughton*
  • W. Bowman Cutter/The Cedars Foundation*
  • Deborah DeGraff
  • John and Patricia Deutch
  • Elaine Dorward-King*
  • Mohamed T. El-Ashry
  • Bob Epstein and Amy Roth
  • Daniel Esty
  • David A. Evans
  • Linda J. Fisher*
  • Mark Florian*
  • David Fowler
  • H. Russell Frisby
  • Sarah P. Fuller
  • Kathryn Gabler
  • Robin and Jack Graham
  • M. Granger and Elizabeth Morgan
  • David Hawkins
  • Barry and Linda Hirsch
  • Mun Ho
  • Charles O. Holliday*
  • K. John Holmes
  • Jeffrey R. and Elizabeth T. Holmstead
  • Glenn Hubbard and Constance Pond*
  • Yi Jiang
  • Paul Lewis Joskow and Barbara Zita Chasen
  • Anne Jurek
  • Peter R. Kagan and Susannah Smetana Kagan*
  • Betty F. Kahn
  • Barbara Kates-Garnick and Marc B. Garnick*
  • Sally Katzen and Timothy Dyk
  • Donald M. and Alison K. Kerr*
  • Catherine L. Kling
  • Ray Kopp
  • Rubén and Elizabeth Kraiem
  • Richard Kroon
  • Alan J. Krupnick
  • LAD Climate Fund*
  • Mary Landrieu
  • Thomas and Pamela Lareau
  • Diane D. Lauritsen
  • Lynne Lewis
  • Lawrence H. Linden*
  • Robert and Mary Litterman*
  • Jan W. Mares*
  • Donald B. Marron*
  • David McCaplin
  • Norman Meade
  • Wilhelm Merck and Nonie Brady*
  • Jennifer Michael
  • Paul R. Miller
  • Carolyn Mollen
  • Dick Morgenstern and Devra Lee Davis
  • John C. Mulliken and Arianne Chernock*
  • Paul Murray
  • David and Helen Nagel
  • Richard G. Newell
  • Daniel and Marie-Jo Newlon
  • Kyung-Ah Park*
  • William C. Pate*
  • Neha Patel
  • Steven and Polly Percy*
  • Edward Phillips and Laurel Murphy
  • Mark and Jane Pisano
  • Anne and Billy Pizer
  • Chris and Paul Portney
  • Nicholas E. Powers
  • Carole Prest
  • William G. Reed
  • Dennis Reid
  • Heather L. Ross and Edward L. Strohbehn Jr.
  • Milton Russell
  • Kenan Sahin*
  • Alberto Salvo
  • Roger Sant and Doris Matsui*
  • Richard Schmalensee
  • The Schmitz-Fromherz Family Fund
  • Sheldon and Ellen Schwartz
  • Rajat Sen
  • Phil R. Sharp
  • Jonathan and Melissa Silver*
  • Mark G. Smith
  • Robert N. Stavins
  • James H. Stock and Anne E. Doyle
  • Andrew Stocking and Amy Myers
  • Julie Strauss and Joel Brown
  • Lise Strickler and Mark Gallogly*
  • Kathryn D. Sullivan*
  • Scott M. Swinton and Sylvia L. Morse
  • The BML Fund
  • Sue and John Tierney*
  • Tom Tietenberg
  • John and Elizabeth Tilton
  • Ross van der Linde
  • Clinton A. Vince*
  • Margaret Walls
  • Dave Weimer
  • Chris Whipple
  • Catherine Wolfram*
  • Tommy Wrenn
  • Shannon Wulf Tregar

Corporations and Associations

* Indicates a member of RFF’s Business Leadership Council, which engages leaders on the front lines of the economy with innovative, practical solutions to current and emerging environmental challenges, providing a venue for mutual thought leadership on the policy issues facing the economy and the environment. Members gain curated access to expertise from leading economists and policy experts, while enriching RFF’s work with real-world insights.

Italics indicate a matching-gift donor.

  • Apple Inc.
  • Aramco Americas*
  • BASF*
  • BP plc*
  • Bracewell
  • CF Industries, Inc.*
  • Cheniere Energy, Inc.*
  • Chevron Corporation*
  • Clean Energy Buyers Association
  • Climate Law and Strategy, PLLC
  • ConocoPhillips*
  • Dentons
  • Enviva*
  • EOG Resources, Inc.
  • Equitrans
  • Exelon*
  • ExxonMobil Corporation*
  • Google LLC
  • International Business Machines Corp.*
  • International Paper*
  • Meta Platforms Inc.*
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Mitsubishi International Corporation
  • National Alliance of Forest Owners
  • NRG Energy*
  • Nuclear Energy Institute
  • Onyx Transition
  • Pioneer Natural Resources*
  • Portland Cement Association*
  • Remetal International, Inc.
  • Schlumberger Limited*
  • Shell USA, Inc*
  • Southern Company*
  • Stout & Teague Management Corporation
  • Tellurian Inc.*
  • Terra Alpha Investments
  • Texas Instruments
  • Toyota Motor North America, Inc.*
  • United Airlines
  • Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.*
  • Warburg Pincus, LLC
  • Weyerhaeuser Company