About us

We’re researchers, strategists, collaborators, and grantmakers.

The ClimateWorks team is on a mission to end the climate crisis by amplifying the power of philanthropy.

ClimateWorks is a global platform for philanthropy to innovate and scale high-impact climate solutions that benefit people and the planet. We deliver global programs and services that equip philanthropy with the knowledge, networks, and solutions to drive climate progress for a more sustainable and equitable future. Since 2008, ClimateWorks has granted over $1.8 billion to more than 850 grantees in over 50 countries.

ClimateWorks Foundation received the Stars of STEM award from the Museum of Science in Boston in 2023. Learn more about our work in this video.

Our people

With expertise in climate science, strategic philanthropy, public policy, and social and economic development, our team has the breadth of skills and experience needed to assess the science, identify the mitigation opportunities, and strategize the philanthropic initiatives needed to tackle the climate crisis.

Our partners

Photo by Charles Mutai, Kenya Meteorological Society

From the U.S. to Europe, China, Brazil, and beyond, we are proud to collaborate with a wide range of partners across funders, NGOs, and climate leaders to accelerate climate action around the globe.

Our commitment to justice, equity, diversity, inclusion, and belonging

ClimateWorks Foundation is committed to supporting climate solutions that are equitable, inclusive, and just.

Our financial information

ClimateWorks Foundation is a U.S.-based 501(c)(3) public charity. We file an Internal Revenue Service Form 990 annually that provides detailed information about our organization and finances. Our Forms 990 are linked to here.