The Kresge Foundation’s Environment and Health programs are pleased to announce a new funding opportunity through its Climate Change, Health & Equity Initiative (CCHE).
The Foundation invites community-based, non-profit organizations [...]
ABOUT ISCThe Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC) is a global not-for-profit organization headquartered in Vermont, USA with a 28-year track record of supporting cities, communities and supply chains to implement environmental, economic, [...]
For Immediate Release: February 6, 2019
International Sustainability Organization Selected as Kresge Foundation Initiative Partner
Climate Change, Health & Equity Initiative will support innovative solutions in underserved [...]
What's Possible: With Jonathan LashEpisode 1: Kristalina GeorgievaJust weeks before Kristalina Georgieva was named interim President of the World Bank. ISC's Board Chair Jonathan Lash sat down to interview her for the first episode of his new [...]
For the last five years, ISC has been working to expand solar energy access across the country. Through our Solar Market Pathways program, we worked with communities to accelerate the deployment of solar energy through innovative approaches such [...]
Here at the Institute for Sustainable Communities, our motto is “what’s possible”. It represents our enduring belief that when the power of leaders like you is unleashed, sustainability is within reach. How we get there varies widely. There are [...]
As 2018 comes to a close, we sat down with ISC co-founders Madeleine Kunin and George Hamilton to talk about what inspired them to create ISC and how it has evolved over the years.
INTRODUCTIONThe Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC) seeks to hire a local consulting firm or individual consultant through an open, fair and competitive process to conduct an end-line assessment of the Environment Health and Safety Plus [...]
The possibility that a large wildfire could occur in the forests on the highly urbanized west side of Washington State’s Cascade Mountains is currently a remote, but real, possibility that grows every year as the region’s population increases, [...]
In early 2016, ISC began a multi-stakeholder process to develop a report on community resilience in the Maricopa County region of Arizona.
The 2016 report was the foundational document that prompted the creation of the Advancing Community [...]
By Senior Program Officer Jaime Love and Program Officer Nicole EnrightTransparency, trust, truth, trauma, and healing.That’s how our New Orleans-based partners, Healthy Community Services, described their approach to their resilience project, [...]
ISC recently launched the Clean Energy Accelerator component of our India EHS+ Center program.
The EHS+ Center provides environment, health, safety, and energy efficiency training and technical support to factories. The accelerator initiative [...]