Upcoming Events

Aug 11
2020
This 4-part virtual workshop will support leaders, communicators, and practitioners in harnessing the shared narrative to craft compelling...
Aug 13
2020
This Grantmakers In Aging webinar around housing and aging is free and open to anyone in philanthropy.  Sponsored by The John A. Hartford...
Aug 25
2020
The Funder Political Briefing, "Reclaim Our Power: Utility Justice Campaign," is co-sponsored by HEFN, the Surdna Foundation, Movement...
Sep 8
2020
Attendees will learn, network, and collaborate around opportunities to advance safe, meaningful outdoor experiences for all, and to rebuild...

Featured Resource

November, 2012
The Director of the Nat'l Institute of Environmental Health Services and the Nat'l Toxicology Program discusses environmental health, toxic chemistry, and the politics of chemical regulation.

Funder Story

How the New York Community Trust's investment in research of mothers' exposures to toxic chemicals and their effects on children's health helped to improve health outcomes and strengthen the public health case for regulation of chemicals.

From Our Blog

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Blog posted on August 11, 2020
Jennie Curtis, the Executive Director of the Garfield Foundation, reflects back on the organization's 15 years of experience developing systems-informed collaborations as a solid strategy for...
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Blog posted on July 9, 2020
HEFN is pleased to welcome Leslie Hatfield, GRACE Communications Foundation, and Anuja Mendirrata, Philanthropic + Nonprofit Consulting, to the Steering Committee.

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