Giving InSight

A Blog for and about Funders Focused on Health and the Environment
Vanessa Daniel
November 26, 2012 by Vanessa Daniel , November 26, 2012 by Philip Johnson
Vanessa Daniel of the Groundswell Fund and Phil Johnson of the Heinz Endowments reflect HEFN’s 2012 Annual Meeting on how philanthropy can overpower polluter influence to win healthier conditions for people and the environment.
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Beto Bedolfe
November 19, 2012 by Kathy Sessions
Giving thanks for the service and leadership of three funders rotating off of HEFN’s Steering Committee this year in this blog post.
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November 12, 2012 by Rebecca Ruggles
Rebecca Ruggles, Coordinator for the Maryland Environmental Health Network (MEHN), and Consultant to the Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers’ Green Funders shares the significant (and sometimes serendipitous) conversations and events that helped launch MEHN, a cross-sector forum dedicated to protecting human health and the environment in Maryland.
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November 5, 2012 by Lauren Davis
Lauren Davis, Program Associate for the 11th Hour Project, explains how the 11th Hour Project evolved to see its work on fracking through a human rights lens.
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HEFN's Program Manager Ramtin Arablouei shares his perspective on and hopes for diversity in philanthropy.
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Philip Johnson is Director of the Environment & Health Program at The Heinz Endowments. He directs the foundation’s environmental stewardship grantmaking and research work focusing on air and water quality and environmental impacts on human health.

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