Upcoming Events

Aug 24
2017
Webinar | Online
This webinar will highlight two community-based air monitoring projects, and the presenters will discuss their approaches, the benefits,...
Sep 18
2017
In-Person Meeting | New Orleans, Louisiana
This summit will highlight how philanthropy can align its investments along the themes of resistance, protection, and empowerment.
Sep 24
2017
In-Person Meeting | Seattle, Washington
This retreat will encourage participants to contemplate the connections linking person to person, movement to movement, urban system to...
Oct 25
2017
In-Person Meeting | Millerton, New York
At this retreat participants will be grounded in CWC's practice-based approach to transformative leadership, while being lifted up through...
Nov 14
2017
In-Person Meeting | Detroit, Michigan
This funder meeting will explore ways to improve health and equity outcomes through work related to climate change.
Nov 15
2017
In-Person Meeting | Detroit, Michigan
This meeting will explore bold ideas, urgent actions, and creative change-making in these unusual times.

Featured Resource

December, 2010
The Hidden Hazards report reveals new evidence of air pollution hazards and exposure in some Los Angeles neighborhoods. Despite affecting nearly 10 million residents of Los Angles County, the air pollution hazards are mostly "hidden" from...

Funder Story

When several funders noticed chemical hazards affecting people and wildlife, with little public awareness, regulation, or philanthropic investment, they took action. They formed a HEFN "Catalysts Collaborative" that has worked for nearly a...

From Our Blog

President Obama signs the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act last year.
Blog posted on July 13, 2017
The story of last year’s passage of the first major piece of new environmental legislation in 20 years, the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, is much like the story of...
Smell Pittsburgh App
Blog posted on April 25, 2017
Over the past several years, the Environment & Health Program at The Heinz Endowments has prioritized work to help the Pittsburgh region become truly livable. But it is hard to imagine how a...

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