March 2014

A Blog for and about Funders Focused on Health and the Environment
March 28, 2014 by Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities
At its 2014 Annual Conference, the Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities bestowed New York Community Trust's Pat Jenny with its' Nicholas P. Bollman Award - its top honor for philanthropic leaders committed to improving conditions for future generations with expectation of award.
Get the latest scoop on recent domestic and international headlines on toxics issues in this blog post.
Reflections and takeaways on the "Power of Voice" - the theme of Grantmakers In Health's 2014 Annual Meeting - in this blog post.
HEFN Director Kathy Sessions shares reflections on HEFN's efforts to balance internally-focused work with considerable collaboration with other funder groups in this blog post.

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Shorey Myers
Steering Committee Member
Shorey Myers, Executive Director of the Jenifer Altman Foundation, has been with the Foundation since 2010.  Shorey's work over the past decade includes a strong focus on global environmental health and justice issues as well as philanthropic support of...

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