Promoting environmental stewardship, education and green recreation through grants and scholarships


ECF’s 2021 Virtual Fall Forum

Friday, October 1, 2021
7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

This interactive Zoom Panel Discussion will feature three speakers presenting a variety of climate change adaptation actions for communities and individuals to consider.  We encourage you to bring your questions and share your own experiences. This event is free and open to everyone.

Our three speakers are:

     Sarah Brock: Vital Communities-  Program Manager

     Caroline Wren: Food & Water Watch – Climate & Energy Researcher; Climate Change Leadership Academy – former Co-Chair

     Meghan Butts: Upper Valley Lake Sunapee Regional Planning Commission – Executive Director

For details and to register for the event click HERE  

You will receive a confirmation email;  then on September 29th you will receive an email containing the link to the webinar.

Donations are gratefully accepted – just press the donate button to give online.

And while we are on the topic of climate….Want to hear a prediction of what kind of world our children might inherit and the science to back it up?  Be sure to attend a free and fascinating Center Presents program on Wednesday, Oct. 6 at 7 pm in the Draper Room featuring respected Dartmouth professor of Earth Sciences, Dr. Eric Osterberg.

Thanks to everyone who supported ECF during NH Gives 2021!

Eastman Charitable Foundation

Founded in 2005 as a non-profit organization,

the Eastman Charitable Foundation (ECF) focuses on:

  1. promoting environmental stewardship through grants that encourage the protection, preservation, and study of Eastman Lake, its watershed and neighboring lands in Grantham, Enfield and Springfield, related ponds and tributaries including water resources, marshlands, swamp, woodlands and open spaces, and the plant and animal life therein;
  2. supporting environmental education through sponsorship and scholarships;
  3. supporting green recreation programs for the region served by the Foundation.