Creating global sustainability solutions.
Funding local action.


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IDEAS works to solve sustainability problems on campuses and in communities around the World.

Since 2008, we have been supporting people and developing their ideas into solutions that solve the environmental crisis. Our approach to sustainability focuses on five key areas to catalyze local action.

  • Energy

  • Water

  • Food

  • Waste

  • Ecology

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Our mission scales local solutions for global impact

  • Develop Ideas

    Our Solution Managers help you build a team, host a Hive workshop, and provide guidance and support to incubate your ideas into actionable projects.

  • Fund Solutions

    Through Solutions Fund microgrants, IDEAS provides money for projects that achieve measurable results and help solve real environmental problems.

  • Scale Impact

    Through the IDEAS global network, we help replicate these solutions to communities that need them most. Your support makes all of this possible.

Proudly working to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).


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