The Latest from Wallace Global Fund

November 1, 2021

“We’re calling on governments and corporations to act on climate aggressively” -Ellen Dorsey Quoted in AP

Ellen Dorsey was quoted in a recent AP article discussing the growing fossil fuel divestment movement in philanthropy: “We’re calling on governments and corporations to act […]
May 9, 2021

Ellen Dorsey featured in Fire Drill Friday’s Mother’s Day virtual rally

May 2, 2021

Ellen Dorsey Quoted in FT: Most big investors sceptical over oil majors’ green ambitions

Wallace Global Fund Executive Director Ellen Dorsey was quoted in the Financial Times in a piece about investors’ confidence in fossil fuel companies to appropriately address the […]
April 6, 2021

“Activism gives you hope” -Ellen Dorsey interviewed by Mongabay

Find Mongabay’s Q&A with Ellen Dorsey on her activist roots, the importance of Divest Invest Philanthropy, and more, here.  
May 15, 2020

Philanthropy News Digest: Five Questions for Ellen Dorsey of Wallace Global Fund

Philanthropy News Digest spoke with Wallace Global Fund’s Ellen Dorsey about the fund’s decision-making process, the moral obligations of foundations in a time of crisis, and […]
May 12, 2020

Inside Philanthropy: It’s Time for an Emergency Charity Stimulus

Lawmakers are considering an “emergency charity stimulus” in order to unlock an additional $200 billion in charitable resources over the next three years. The temporary legislation […]
May 4, 2020

Scott Wallace: How To Trigger $200 Billion in Coronavirus Aid at No Cost to Taxpayers? Tap foundations.

If Congress could pump $200 billion into the economy at this time of unprecedented crisis without using a dime of taxpayer money, what politician of any […]
March 1, 2020

“Philanthropy Must Declare A Climate Emergency” -Ellen Dorsey in The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Wallace Global Fund Executive Director Ellen Dorsey penned an op-ed in The Chronicle of Philanthropy about how philanthropy must react to the climate crisis. In it, she challenges […]
July 9, 2019

Wallace Global Fund Supports The People’s Summit on Climate, Rights, and Human Survival

Wallace Global Fund joins Amnesty International, the United Nations Human Rights Office, the Center for International Environmental Law, Greenpeace, and other collaborative partners to support a […]