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Name of Organization Amount Description Keywords Year Office
Waterkeeper Alliance Inc $10,000 Provide an interim grant to the newly established Anacostia Riverkeeper organization. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
Waterkeeper Alliance Inc $16,000 Support "Waterkeepers Chesapeake" in holding a 2-day strategic meeting with the sixteen Chesapeake programs and coordinator to develop a comprehensive work plan and reaffirm a shared vision of collaborative work. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
Waterkeeper Alliance Inc $15,000 For Waterkeepers Chesapeake meeting, to reaffirm their shared vision, identify common goals, update their work plans, and share skills and experiences. Capacity, Keepers 2010 Chesapeake
Waterkeeper Alliance Inc $30,000 Support for the Revolving Litigation Fund, to defray costs of litigation against individual polluters and encourage participation in litigation when appropriate. The RLF creates a structure for the Waterkeepers Chesapeake to discuss litigation opportunities, collaborate, and make more strategic litigation decisions. Capacity, Keepers 2010 Chesapeake
Waterkeeper Alliance Inc $30,000 Support their "Chesapeake Poultry Initiative", particularly a court case seeking to hold integrators responsible for nutrient and bacterial waste running off of contracted farms. Agriculture 2011 Chesapeake
West River Improvement Association $10,000 Match funding for innovative community partnership to restore oysters in targeted watershed. N/A 2003 Chesapeake
Waterkeeper Alliance Inc $13,400 For facilitated strategic planning session to assist the existing Chesapeake and Coastal waterkeepers explore the potential of formalizing a collaborative approach to maximize legal, scientific and technical credibility of their individual efforts. N/A 2003 Chesapeake
West Rhode Riverkeeper $50,000 Support the organization's inaugural year. N/A 2005 Chesapeake
Waterkeeper Alliance Inc $62,000 For employment of a fulltime position to assist in development and coordination of a Chesapeake and Coastal Waterkeeper network. N/A 2004 Chesapeake
West Rhode Riverkeeper $50,000 Support the West/ Rhode Riverkeeper program/ successful completion of a challenge grant. N/A 2006 Chesapeake
YWCA Annapolis and Anne Arundel County $610 Recognition for outstanding contributions of women working to restore the Bay: 2005 honoree - Carin Bisland, EPA. N/A 2005 Chesapeake
YWCA Annapolis and Anne Arundel County $900 Honor an outstanding woman in the environmental and scientific community. N/A 2006 Chesapeake
YWCA Annapolis and Anne Arundel County $1,000 Sponsor Ann Swanson for receipt of a 2011 "Tribute to Women in Industry" Award. Ann is the Executive Director of the Chesapeake Bay Commission. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Wetlands Watch, Inc. $51,000 Support the only organization working with local governments in Virginia on deciding whether climate change adaptation strategies can be implemented today. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
Wetlands Watch, Inc. $50,000 Expand the network of advocates in Virginia using land use tools to protect wetlands and shoreline natural resources. Land Use 2010 Chesapeake
Whirling Disease Foundation $5,000 Support their mission to manage the threat of whirling disease to our local fisheries. N/A 2007 Chesapeake
Wildfowl Trust of North America $50,000 Expand the Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center's ability to raise funds for restoration, targeted research and education/ outreach. N/A 2006 Chesapeake
Wildfowl Trust of North America $50,000 Continuing challenge grant to support the Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center 's mission to demonstrate innovative practices. Note focus work on training community organization leaders to work with their members. N/A 2005 Chesapeake
Your Public Radio (WYPR) $10,000 Support "The Signal" programming to educate the public about issues affecting the health of the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers. N/A 2005 Chesapeake
Your Public Radio (WYPR) $15,000 Support "The Signal" programming to educate the public about issues affecting the health of the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers, and provide environmental programming during peak drive times. N/A 2006 Chesapeake
YWCA Annapolis and Anne Arundel County $600 Recognition for outstanding contributions of women working to restore the Bay: 2004 honoree - Ginger Ellis, AACO. N/A 2004 Chesapeake
Environmental Grantmakers Association $5,000 EGA Federal Policy Briefing in Washington, DC. N/A 2010 Chesapeake
Friends of the Rappahannock, Inc. $30,000 Improve the fundraising and advocacy capacity of FOR, so they can continue in a leadership role in the development of local Watershed Implementation Plans and in innovative stormwater models. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
James River Association $20,000 The Healthy Rivers Initiative, a Virginia partnership of conservation organization, is focused on raising awareness around the annual funding needs for Virginia N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, Inc. $50,000 Engage Jewish, Protestant, and Catholic congregations and people of faith in Bay advocacy N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Trout Unlimited $30,000 Protect and restore habitat for native and wild trout in he Chesapeake Bay basin by engaging anglers in political and on-the-ground action and targeting technical and financial assistance for coldwater fisheries conservation. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Herring Run Watershed Association $28,000 Phase 2 support to provide guidance, technical support and recommendations on several key issues that could influence the delivery of nutrient reductions from agriculture as required by state Watershed Implementation Plans. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Valley Conservation Council Inc $10,000 VPC works to restrict sprawl and preserve land in the Baltimore County region of Maryland. This project supports the hiring of legal and expert professionals to assist in zoning cases. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States, Inc. $10,000 Explore the use of N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, Inc. $40,000 Engage sportsmen in support of common-sense conservation measures that improve water quality, land use decisions, and the protection of quality fish and wildlife habitat in the entire Chesapeake Bay watershed. Leverage hunter and angler influence and credibility with local, state and national decision makers to foster positive momentum for Bay conservation at all levels. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Potomac Conservancy $30,000 Work to improve local policies to reduce polluted runoff. Specifically, once Virginia releases the final stormwater rules, work with Shenandoah and Frederick counties as they develop their stormwater ordinances. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Valley Conservation Council Inc $20,000 VCC is an advocate in the Shenandoah region, working with localities to encourage growth patterns that protect water resources and the rural character of the region, and landowners with voluntary land conservation solutions tailored to their properties. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Center for Watershed Protection, Chesapeake Stormwater Network, Inc. $20,000 Continue to expand the network of more than 1,000 stormwater professionals. CSN will also launch the Chesapeake Bay Stormwater Training Partnership, a collaboration with the Center for Watershed Protection, 3 state stormwater agencies and numerous professional societies. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Anne Arundel County Watershed Stewards Academy, Inc. $25,000 Establish N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Eastern Shore Land Conservancy Inc $3,000 Provide partial tuition for one staff member to enroll in the 2011-2012 National Conservation Leadership Institute. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Chesapeake Bay Trust $50,000 Provide assistance to organizations in the form of grants, technical assistance and training in order to build individual organizational capacity and increase effectiveness in accelerating implementation of local watershed restoration priorities. This is a shared initiative of the Chesapeake Bay Funders Network. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Virginia Organizing, Inc $10,000 Virginia Organizing is a statewide grassroots organization dedicated to empowering people in local communities. They will work to expand non-partisan civic engagement activities. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Chester River Association $5,000 Provide administrative support to the West/Rhode Riverkeeper and the South River Association to help with membership and financial recordkeeping. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Maroon Consulting, LLC $12,500 Inform and equip conservation interests on the emerging issues and needed reforms associated with Nutrient Credit Trading in the Bay watershed. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Resource Dynamics, Inc. $28,000 Phase 2 support to provide guidance, technical support and recommendations on several key issues that could influence the delivery of nutrient reductions from agriculture as required by state Watershed Implementation Plans. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Consultative Group on Biological Diversity $5,000 Prepare a draft work plan for the water funders N/A 2011 Chesapeake
LIVE Green (Lancaster Investment in a Vibrant Economy) $50,000 In partnership with the City of Lancaster, develop a public roll-out strategy to support implementation of a stormwater utility in Lancaster City. This work will greatly improve the water quality of the Conestoga River, a tributary to the Susquehanna River. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
National Parks Conservation Association $56,000 Advocate for strong clean air and water protections to be adopted and enforced throughout the Chesapeake region. Inform and mobilize the national parks constituency along with businesses and community leaders about the connections among clean air and water, healthy parks, healthy communities and a strong local economy. Engage these constituencies in pressing for strong policies to protect clean air and water. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Chesapeake Media Services Inc $80,000 Produce the monthly Bay Journal and the Bay Journal website which present a comprehensive overview of environmental issues facing the Bay region. Co-produce a monthly radio show dealing with Bay issues and operate the Bay Journal News Service, which distributes original op-eds as well as selected Bay Journal articles to newspapers and other publications around the watershed. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Center for Watershed Protection $10,000 Continue research in illicit discharges, provide technical assistance to communities, and advocate for improvements in the detection and elimination of raw sewage and other pollutants entering the Chesapeake Bay watershed. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
James River Association $60,000 As the Chesapeake Bay cleanup plan shifts to the local level and to implementation, JRA work to ensure that MS4 permits and local stormwater programs are appropriately revised and strengthened to effectively address pollution in urban areas. They will work with targeted localities to develop strong Phase II WIPs and local codes and ordinances that will protect local waters. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Water Stewardship, Inc. $25,000 Evaluate technical aspects and scientific validity of agricultural-related work products developed by grantees and advocacy organizations. Conduct technical analyses to identify strengths, weaknesses and scientific validity of proposed government policies and actions. Ensure that KCF and its grantees are aware of new agricultural technical and programmatic issues arising at the state and federal level and identify technical concerns/issues/recommendations. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Nanticoke Watershed Alliance Inc $10,000 Assess the feasibility of installing grass buffers of variable width along farm drainage ditches to reduce nutrients entering the Chesapeake Bay from farm fields. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
  $5,000 Develop potential messages and communications strategy options for a marketing campaign targeted on reducing land application of manure. N/A 2011 Chesapeake
Chesapeake Bay Commission $5,000 Prepare a report to convey the information and recommendations emerging from the CBC Nutrients, Water Quality 2011 Chesapeake