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
 37
Global average
 89
2019
Ecotrust
 57
2017
Ecotrust
 42
% Female staff
2019
Ecotrust
 74%
United States average
 46%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Ecotrust
 0%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Ecotrust
 3
United States average
 149
Global average
 159
Financials
2015
Ecotrust
 $11,255,311
United States average
 $21,105,674
Global average
 $57,160,467

Social

Likes (2021)
Ecotrust
 6,857
United States average
 84,537
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Ecotrust
 6,770
Likes (2017)
Ecotrust
 6,133
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Ecotrust
 10,547
United States average
 45,345
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Ecotrust
 10,618
Followers (2018)
Ecotrust
 10,526
Subscribers (2021)
Ecotrust
 238
United States average
 15,087
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Ecotrust
 212
Subscribers (2019)
Ecotrust
United States average
Global average
Subscribers (2017)
Ecotrust
Followers (2021)
Ecotrust
 5,540
United States average
 17,923
Global average
 14,023
Followers (2019)
Ecotrust
 4,512
Followers (2019)
Ecotrust
 3,228
United States average
 8,367
Global average
 6,394

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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