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06 Mar, 2013, 14:30 ET Tides Awards 2013 Pizzigati Prize to Fair Elections Pioneer Micah Altman

Open source champion wins public interest computing's highest honor for his work to open up the legislative redistricting process...


05 Mar, 2013, 14:30 ET Momentum Mixer #DigitalMedia: Storytelling for Social Change, Women & Girls Edition

Tides and the Tribeca Film Institute bring together Facebook, Games for Change and 10x10 to talk about storytelling for social good. ...


20 Aug, 2012, 13:43 ET Two Gulf Coast Activists Honored by Tides and Jane Bagley Lehman Award

The Jane Bagley Lehman Awards recognize individuals who exhibit a deep commitment to the public interest, and whose work demonstrates...


10 Oct, 2011, 13:16 ET Hadar Susskind, Political Strategist, Selected as Tides Vice President, Managing Director of Tides Washington, DC Office

Hadar Susskind has joined Tides leadership as Vice President and Managing Director of the newly-opened office in Washington, DC.  In this new...


07 Oct, 2011, 08:00 ET Chad Bolick, Expert on Strategic Partnerships and Program Development, Selected as Tides Director of Impact and Innovation

Chad Bolick has joined Tides leadership as the new Director of Impact and Innovation, focusing on research, fundraising, and developing strategic...


20 Sep, 2011, 14:32 ET Nominations Open for Nation's Top Honor in Public Interest Computing

Tides Pizzigati Prize will award $10,000 to an open source software developer whose work is helping nonprofits succeed Nominations have now...


17 Mar, 2011, 06:00 ET Tides Awards the 2011 Pizzigati Prize to Ken Banks

A UK software developer working to give grassroots groups the world over the capacity to interact, cheaply and simply, with constituents in remote...


01 Sep, 2009, 15:24 ET Immigration Reform Advocates Receive JBL Awards From Tides

Jane Bagley Lehman Awards for Excellence in Public Advocacy Honor Activists Dedicated to Advancing Immigration Reform With Grants Totaling...


21 Jul, 2008, 01:00 ET Anti-Nuclear Advocates Receive JBL Awards from Tides Foundation

SAN FRANCISCO, July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tides Foundation has awarded a total of $30,000 to the 2007/2008 recipients of the JBL Awards...


10 Jul, 2008, 01:00 ET Progressive Leaders to Build Momentum at Tides Conference

SAN FRANCISCO, July 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On July 20, 2008, Tides - convener, catalyst and connector for the progressive community -...


04 Feb, 2008, 00:00 ET Tides Foundation and Tides Center Hire New Senior Executives

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tides (www.tides.org) has hired Brian Byrnes and Carla Dartis as Senior Vice Presidents and...


25 Sep, 2007, 01:00 ET Tides Opens Thoreau Center for Sustainability in New York City

NEW YORK, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Tides (www.tides.org) today announced that it has opened a green nonprofit office center, Thoreau Center for...