Think tank

Ecotrust

Portland, OR, United States

Ecotrust is a think tank committed to innovating, investing, and inspiring in ways that create reliable prosperity. Ecotrust's mission is to inspire fresh thinking that creates economic opportunity, social equity and environmental wellbeing. Ecotrust is headquartered in Portland and is a unique organization; it integrates public and private purpose and for-profit and non-profit structures. Ecotrust's many innovations include co-founding the world's first environmental bank, starting the world's first ecosystem investment fund, creating a range of programs in fisheries, forestry, food, farms and children's health, and developing new scientific and information tools to improve social, economic and environmental decision-making. Ecotrust works locally in ways that promise hope abroad, and it takes inspiration from the wisdom of Native and First Nations. Over nearly 20 years, Ecotrust has converted $80 million in grants into more than $500 million in capital for local people, businesses, and organizations from Alaska to California.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.ecotrust.org

Address:
721 NW 9th Avenue Suite 200 Portland, OR 97209, USA

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
US
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1991
Age (years)
Ecotrust
 31
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Spencer Beebe
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Jeremy Barnicle
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Lily Abood
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2017): Jeremy Barnicle
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Ecotrust
 50
United States average
 38
Global average
 86
2019
Ecotrust
 57
2017
Ecotrust
 42
% Female staff
2021
Ecotrust
 68%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 48%
2019
Ecotrust
 74%
% Female researchers
2019
Ecotrust
 0%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Ecotrust
 3
United States average
 151
Global average
 158
Financials
2015
Ecotrust
 $11,255,311
United States average
 $21,426,171
Global average
 $57,395,241

Social

Likes (2022)
Ecotrust
 6,982
United States average
 89,083
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Ecotrust
 6,857
Likes (2019)
Ecotrust
 6,770
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Ecotrust
 10,480
United States average
 49,082
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
Ecotrust
 10,547
Followers (2019)
Ecotrust
 10,618
Subscribers (2022)
Ecotrust
 274
United States average
 16,606
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
Ecotrust
 238
Subscribers (2019)
Ecotrust
 212
Subscribers (2019)
Ecotrust
United States average
Global average
Subscribers (2017)
Ecotrust
Followers (2022)
Ecotrust
 6,517
United States average
 20,355
Global average
 14,670
Followers (2021)
Ecotrust
 5,540
Followers (2019)
Ecotrust
 4,512
Followers (2022)
Ecotrust
 5,024
United States average
 28,713
Global average
 16,346
Followers (2019)
Ecotrust
 3,228

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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