Simple Maps for Foundation Web Site

Map Illustration of Grantmaking Area
This illustration for a foundation website shows a generalized grant making area.
Client:   Christensen Fund

We helped the Christensen Fund prepare a series of static maps to highlight their program areas around the world.

Using Esri's ArcGIS software, we used an aerial imagery background, overlayed with a fuzzy boundary mask and reference labels.  An inset globe with shading to suggest a 3D view was added with a bit of work in Photoshop.  The resulting images give the viewer a sense of general project geography, suggesting that the fuzzy boundaries are not strict political delineations.

Focus:   Conservation, Environment, Philanthropy  

Services:  GIS Services, Communications, Graphic Design, Maps, Cartography 

Tags:   cartography, Esri ArcGIS, foundation  

Project Years: 2011

GreenInfo Network creates, analyzes, visualizes and communicates information in the public interest. We specialize in mapping and related technology for nonprofits and public agencies, focusing on using it for conservation, social equity, public health, environment and foundation grant making.
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