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Current and past programs and projects

Matter of Trust’s Projects and Programs List

Here you will find a complete list of all of Matter of Trust’s active and ongoing programs, as well as their respective website links to learn more. Past programs can be viewed at the HUMSUM website.
Matter of Trust is proud of all that we’ve continued to accomplish and is looking forward to spreading more optomism and environmental solutions moving forward. Thank you for your interest.

Pictures: eco-Hub, Clean Wave, Eco Home

Long programs list with links directly to each page 
Have a little green line to divide each program up 

Our Clean Wave Programs makes mats out of donated hair fibers and cleans up oil spills.

Our model Eco-Home aims to help renters in urban areas live sustainably and offers open houses throughout the year. 

Our Global Compost Program aims to make composting available and easy to understand for everyone.

Programs

Solar + Storage for Resilience

  There are over 6,000 photovoltaic systems installed on homes and businesses throughout San Francisco that will, for safety reasons, stop generating power when the grid is lost during an earthquake or storm event. Matter of Trust is the fiscal sponsor for this...

Excess Access

  Excess Access has now partnered with our HumSum.org platform.  HELP US TEST OUR NEW BETA DONATION SYSTEM!  IT IS UP AND RUNNING MATCHING GIFTS AND WISHES! NEW Free Exchange on our  TheHumSum.net TO DONATE ITEMS & MATERIALS...

ECO-CENTER – Grab and Do’s at the Eco-Center – 2013 – 2016

Grab and Do’s is designed for Eco-Center visitors! Here we show several ways we can reuse manmade surplus and renewable resources to create useful items, gifts, works of art, and beautiful wrapping. Thanks to our restaurant partners on Valencia and Mission Streets...

Algae Blooms Used for Biofuels Production Feasibility Study

Since 2006, Matter of Trust has been the coordinator of this long-term research project studying the potential benefits of collecting suffocating algae blooms and using the lipids they contain for biofuels. We have partnered with Randall von Wedel, PhD, BioSolar Group...