We envision a world where people can thrive and nature can flourish - a world in which one is not sacrificed for the other.

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We envision a world where people can thrive and nature can flourish - a world in which one is not sacrificed for the other.

We envision a world where people can thrive and nature can flourish - a world in which one is not sacrificed for the other.

We seek to promote the health and well-being of the planet – its people and its natural environment – by focusing on three program areas:

Mesoamerican Reef

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Mesoamerican Reef

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Equality for Women and Girls

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Equality for Women and Girls

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Sustainable Cities

Sustainable Cities

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Young People Advancing Sexual and Reproductive Health: Toward a New Normal

Adolescent and youth sexual and reproductive health and rights (AYSRHR) initiatives with and by young people are burgeoning around the world. They are creative and encouraging, but also fragmented and poorly documented. Findings from the youth investment, engagement, leadership and development (YIELD) project are documented in a report titled Young People Advancing Sexual and Reproductive Health:… Read More »

The Summit Foundation Appoints Cheri Recchia as Director for its Mesoamerican Reef Program

The Summit Foundation today announced the appointment of Cheri Recchia as Director for its Mesoamerican Reef (MAR) Program, a role in which she will lead the foundation’s grantmaking for all ocean conservation activities.
“We are very excited for Cheri to lead our MAR program,” said Summit Foundation President Alexis Sant…. Read More »