Member Benefits

HEFN member benefits include:

Information for grantmaking:

  • Get timely intelligence on field developments and information on upcoming events.
  • Receive access to member-only resources like HEFN's member directory, survey analyses, and strategy documents.
  • Consult with experienced HEFN staff staff about the funding landscape and about your environmental health and justice grantmaking interests.

Connections to funders with shared interests:

  • Communicate regularly with peers through HEFN working groups and member-only calls, sharing information and perspectives about grantmaking.
  • Participate in webinars, calls, and meetings, with discounts on registration fees.
  • Highlight your grantmaking & perspectives with other funders, in meetings and calls, on HEFN’s Giving InSight blog, and through HEFN Funder Stories.

Collaboration for greater impact:

  • Collaborate around topics of shared interest, advancing problem-solving to address environmental health and justice challenges and bringing strong solutions to scale.
  • Advance your leadership, helping to shape HEFN’s work and championing environmental health and justice in and beyond philanthropy.

Learn how to join HEFN's funder community and make greater impact.

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