Author:Falender, Andrew J.

Conservation Law Foundation ended another year of tremendous achievements on a strong financial footing that sets the stage for our work for years to come.

In particular, we experienced significant growth in large multi-year grants, with our temporarily restricted net assets nearly doubling to $15.2 million compared to Fiscal Year 2017. This demonstrates the confidence of key funders in our long-term vision as well as a recognition of the broader impact of our work both regionally and nationally.

In addition, we saw continued steady support from individual donors, whose unwavering commitment to CLF's work is critical to the success of our advocacy. Individual contributors provide much more than financial support, however. They also strengthen our standing when filing litigation and amplify our voice when reaching out to legislators and policymakers on key issues.

We cannot accomplish so much without your generosity and support. As you've read in this year's annual report, the battles we take on with our partners rarely resolve quickly. They can take years, sometimes decades. It is your support that allows us to take on these complex, sustained fights--and win.

We count you among the local heroes we celebrate in...

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