Give Now for the Future

Through your donation, you can fulfill the promise of clean air, clean energy, improved health and resilience, and economic opportunity to millions of people around the world. It’s easy to make a meaningful cash gift to RMI today. Your charitable contribution is a great way to make lasting impact, and help us to answer the global call for the next generation.

Below, you can learn more about ways to join RMI through our giving circles and partnerships. Plus, explore other ways to give and find the right philanthropic opportunity that matches your interests.

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to create a clean, prosperous, and secure low-carbon future.


Your gift matters: Climate change grows clearer each year, yet global fossil-fuel demand stays strong. Policy and advocacy are struggling and can’t succeed on their own. That is why together, we’re transforming industries to radically reduce carbon emissions and helping nations to develop sustainably.

Current opportunities: When markets lead, change happens at massive scale, and climate-friendly policies and politics follow. That’s why we are confident that our ambitious work in four key global sectors is the most powerful and rapid path to the future we want. Learn More

What we’ve accomplished together: This year, we celebrate our 35th anniversary—a milestone made possible thanks to our donors. Over more than three decades, we have helped markets take advantage of breakthrough energy innovations. Learn More

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Who supports RMI? Our donors are a generous and diverse group of global philanthropists–all dedicated toward driving a clean, prosperous, and secure low-carbon future at whatever capacity they can.

Why Donate?

Improve Global Energy Access

Jean Oelwang

Jean Oelwang, President of Virgin Unite, Senior Partner of The B Team, and RMI Trustee through the Virgin Unite Foundation has generously supported our SEED program which brings reliable, clean electricity to sub-Saharan Africa and delivers major advances in grid efficiency and off-grid renewable energy, with plans to expand more broadly.

Invest in Philanthropic Impact

Dutch Postcode Lottery

The Dutch Postcode Lottery has honored us with their generous support and partnership for eight consecutive years. Since 1989, the Lottery has been raising funds to support organizations working for a fairer, greener world. They are the Netherlands' biggest charity and the world's third-largest private charitable donor.

Tackle Climate Change Head-On

A Letter from Our CEO

The need for our work continues unabated. The impact we deliver is based on two critical pillars–the passion and commitment of our amazing team of professionals collaborating with partners across the energy landscape, and your generous support, which is crucial to our continued success.

Charity Rankings

Charity Navigator

Four star charity

GuideStar Exchange

Gold member



Best Sustainability Nonprofit, 2018

Our Team

Jennifer Stokes
Managing Director

Betsy After
Senior Development Officer

Lisa Phillips
Major Gifts Officer

Megan Shean
Development Officer

Ginny Yang
Development Operations Manager

Amy Baum
Senior Development Associate

Alex Tsubota
Senior Development Associate

Katya Whyte
Development Officer

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Together we can transform global energy use to create a clean, prosperous, and secure low-carbon future.