• Quote from Congressman Ben Ray Luján

    “It is vital that the organizations that are doing the important work of advocating for a healthier environment for our communities reflect the diversity within those very communities. Given the fact that communities of color are disproportionally impacted by environmental hazards, it is essential that these organizations include more voices from people of color at […]

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  • Quote from Congressman ​Raul M. Grijalva​

    “To build a strong and just environmental movement, it is critical that we improve diversity among its leaders. I commend the organizations and foundations that have committed to openness and transparency …it is troubling that some Green organizations and the foundations that support them have not taken this initial step…” ​ — Congressman ​Raul M. […]

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  • Quote from Tom Steyer​, Investor, Philanthropist and Advanced Energy Advocate​

    “Diverse leadership is critical to the success of any organization, and I applaud Green 2.0’s efforts to facilitate an open and honest dialogue. .. we must leverage a diverse, inclusive coalition to take urgent action and build the advanced energy future” — Tom Steyer​, Investor, Philanthropist and Advanced Energy Advocate​

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  • Quote from Rip Rapson​, ​President and CEO, Kresge Foundation

    “.. we have required that grantseekers provide us with information concerning the demographic characteristics… and …diversity practices. We endorse this effort form GuideStar, D5 and Green 2.0 … it will be helpful for the sector to employ standard reporting metrics.” — Rip Rapson​, ​President and CEO, Kresge Foundation

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  • Quote from Larry Kramer​, ​President, William & Flora Hewlett Foundation​

    “we hope to help establish a baseline … that better informs the important work of building more inclusive organizations and strengthening our collective impact …” — Larry Kramer​, ​President, William & Flora Hewlett Foundation​

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