Our Executive Director Christi Electris kicks off 2024 with a forward-looking letter and Institute update.
Second Nature and Intentional Endowments Network are hosting the Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit on February 11-13, 2024 in Long Beach, CA. This Summit is the premier annual gathering of higher education leaders committed to addressing inequity and the climate crisis.
This report explores major on-farm, off-farm, and systemic risks that the agricultural industry faces and how finance can increase the resilience of those systems while providing other benefits.
Croatan Institute, in collaboration with Meridian Institute, has released a new report entitled Finance for Resilience An Overview of Risk Mitigation in Agricultural Systems for Farms, Lenders, and Governments.
Croatan Institute President Josh Humphreys and Analyst James Smith attended Croatan partner Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture's annual "Scaling Up" event highlighting their food hub's growth. Partner of the Institute Selena Thornton delivered a keynote speech at the event.
Croatan Institute and partner organization Rural Beacon Initiative met with senior USDA-NRCS staff at Free Union Farm in January to discuss NRCS conservation and equity priorities in the southeast.
Croatan Institute President Josh Humphreys provides his reflections on 2023 in this end of year letter.
Croatan Institute Associate Anna Aspenson has been elected as the staff representative to the Croatan Institute board.
Croatan Institute is happy to announce that long-time partner of the Institute, William J. Barber, III, has joined our Board of Directors.
Croatan Institute’s REEFS Program was recently awarded a grant from MetLlife Foundation’s Accelerating Commitment to Equity Innovation Fund.