Upcoming Events

Jul 24
2018
Funders are invited to hear from scientific experts and advocates in the field who will present the latest science behind the health...
Sep 28
2018
In-Person Meeting | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
This conference will discuss innovative ways for small-staffed funders to grow their impact exponentially. And join HEFN's breakout session...
Sep 30
2018
In-Person Meeting | Asheville, North Carolina
Save the date for EGA's Fall Retreat: September 30 - October 3, 2018. Registration will open in May.
Nov 28
2018
In-Person Meeting | The Renaissance, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Mark your calendar for HEFN's 2018 Annual Meeting --  "The Environmental Health and Justice Majority: Raising Voices, Building Power" -- to...

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

Heinz Clairton
Pittsburgh's air quality ranks as one of the unhealthiest in the country, yet area residents routinely rank improving it as a low priority. Seeking to raise awareness of the issue and empower the community to reduce air pollution, the...

From Our Blog

This natural spring emerges from a white cedar bog in the heart of the Pine Barrens wilderness.
Blog posted on May 9, 2018
How can traditional environmental conservation work be part of a collaborative effort to ensure clean water? Nathan Boon, Program Officer, Watershed Protection, at the William Penn Foundation, tells...
Spring cherry blossom tree
Blog posted on April 18, 2018
With our democracy and climate in crisis, what if all of philanthropy channeled more of its investment gains into deeper support for grant making? Scott Fitzmorris, board chair of the Wallace Global...

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