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
 30
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Spencer Beebe
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Lily Abood
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2017): Jeremy Barnicle
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Ecotrust
 57
United States average
 71
Global average
 120
2017
Ecotrust
 42
% Female staff
2019
Ecotrust
74% 
United States average
46% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Ecotrust
 0%
United States average
27% 
Global average
34% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Ecotrust
 3
United States average
 145
Global average
 156
Financials
2015
Ecotrust
 $11,255,311
United States average
 $21,077,089
Global average
 $55,910,158

Social

Likes (2019)
Ecotrust
 6,770
United States average
 72,519
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2017)
Ecotrust
 6,133
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Ecotrust
 10,618
United States average
 35,047
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2018)
Ecotrust
 10,526
Followers (2017)
Ecotrust
 10,100
Subscribers (2019)
Ecotrust
 212
United States average
 12,119
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2019)
Ecotrust
United States average
Global average
Subscribers (2017)
Ecotrust
Followers (2019)
Ecotrust
 4,512
United States average
 13,249
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
Ecotrust
 3,228
United States average
 8,378
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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