Advanced Conservation Strategies

Rating: 4.5 stars   10 reviews

Nonprofit Issues:

Animals, Environment, Health

Address:

204 William Barksdale Williamsburg VA 23185 USA

Mission:

We make lives and the environment better through science, human-centered design, and innovation. We focus on outcomes, incentives, and sustainable finance. Our foundation is science, yet we work and collaborate outside of science to design and implement new solutions and ventures. We work across sectors to integrate behavioral economics, finance, human-centered design, markets, science, and technology to solve problems.

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607-227-9768
http://www.advancedconservation.org

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Role: General Member of the Public
Rating: 5 stars  

4 people found this review helpful

ACS was a recent finalists in the Marketplace on Innovative Financial Solutions for Development Competition sponsored by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the World Bank, and the Agence Francaise de Developpement. There work is innovative in the environmental conservation space. A great org.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

at a meeting in Paris.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Work on implementation.

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

Their ideas.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

great, innovative, and fun people.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

be an important change-agent

Ways to make it better...

If I had more time to interact with ACS

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

Fundraising.

One thing I'd also say is that...

I hope ACS continues to work toward implementing their good ideas.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

One time

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-2-01

 
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Role: General Member of the Public
Rating: 5 stars  

3 people found this review helpful

Advanced Conservation Strategies is a wise investment. They work is innovative, and just the type of interdisciplinary approaches we need to protect nature.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

the media

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

(hopefully) raise alot of money

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

their approach

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

n/a

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

change the world.

Ways to make it better...

i saw more of them

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

is fundraising for their innovative ideas

One thing I'd also say is that...

best of luck to ACS

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

One time

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009-1-01

 
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