Member Benefits

HEFN member benefits include:

Information for grantmaking:

  • Get timely intelligence on field developments and information on upcoming events.
  • Receive access to member-only resources like HEFN's member directory, survey analyses, and strategy documents.
  • Consult with experienced HEFN staff staff about the funding landscape and about your environmental health and justice grantmaking interests.

Connections to funders with shared interests:

  • Communicate regularly with peers through HEFN working groups and member-only calls, sharing information and perspectives about grantmaking.
  • Participate in webinars, calls, and meetings, with discounts on registration fees.
  • Highlight your grantmaking & perspectives with other funders, in meetings and calls, on HEFN’s Giving InSight blog, and through HEFN Funder Stories.

Collaboration for greater impact:

  • Collaborate around topics of shared interest, advancing problem-solving to address environmental health and justice challenges and bringing strong solutions to scale.
  • Advance your leadership, helping to shape HEFN’s work and championing environmental health and justice in and beyond philanthropy.

Learn how to join HEFN's funder community and make greater impact.

Funder Story

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Featured Funder

The Park Foundation was formed in 1966. Its original focus was on education and grant-making in communities where Park Communications had interests. When he died in 1993, Mr. Park bequeathed more than 70% of his holdings to the Foundation.

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