Resource Library

The Resource Library contains publications, links, recordings, and other material on environmental health and environmental justice topics from HEFN and external sources.

HEFN Steering Committee
This document provides information on HEFN's membership policies, benefits, and dues schedule.
HEFN Steering Committee
This document provides information on HEFN's membership policies, benefits, and dues schedule.
Through an interview with Forsythia Foundation founder, Alison Carlson, an "Inside Philanthropy" article shares how and why the foundation invests in Safer Made, a fund to help companies and technologies...
Hundreds of communities face health threats from toxic exposures.   By investing in collaborative organizing -- such as among grassroots organizations in impacted communities, health professionals,...
M+R Evaluation Cover
M+R Strategic Services
This is an independent evaluation of foundation grants and project-based work to reform federal, state, and corporate policy on toxics.  The Forsythia Foundation, the John Merck Fund,...
Two girls splashing water in their hands.
Nancy Stoner and Gail Bingham
Even after the Flint water crisis, millions of Americans still have unhealthy levels of lead in their drinking water with children and underserved communities disproportionately...
Digital Security and Grantcraft Guide report cover
NetGain Partnership
What does the digital security landscape look like for civil society organizations and how can grantmakers better identify groups that may face a higher cybersecurity risk?
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Angela Glover Maxwell
This article in the Stanford Social Innovation Review outlines how laws and programs designed to benefit vulnerable groups, such as the disabled or people of color, often end up...
Drinking Water Report to the President
President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology
This report was presented to President Obama by the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology.
Health Affairs GrantWatch Article
This article provides a summary of foundation investments aimed at...

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Blog posted on September 15, 2020
At a time when health philanthropy and all it supports are so pandemic-stressed, it may seem counterintuitive to focus on racial justice and climate action. But we and many colleagues believe that,...
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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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