November 2012

A Blog for and about Funders Focused on Health and the Environment
Vanessa Daniel
Vanessa Daniel of the Groundswell Fund and Phil Johnson of the Heinz Endowments reflect HEFN’s 2012 Annual Meeting on how philanthropy can overpower polluter influence to win healthier conditions for people and the environment.
Beto Bedolfe
Giving thanks for the service and leadership of three funders rotating off of HEFN’s Steering Committee this year in this blog post.
November 12, 2012 by Rebecca Ruggles
Rebecca Ruggles, Coordinator for the Maryland Environmental Health Network (MEHN), and Consultant to the Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers’ Green Funders shares the significant (and sometimes serendipitous) conversations and events that helped launch MEHN, a cross-sector forum dedicated to protecting human health and the environment in Maryland.
November 5, 2012 by Lauren Davis
Lauren Davis, Program Associate for the 11th Hour Project, explains how the 11th Hour Project evolved to see its work on fracking through a human rights lens.

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Roger is a Program Officer with the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Foundation and focuses on Affordable Housing Preservation, Criminal Justice Reform, Environmental Justice. Roger is responsible for helping guide the Foundation’s programmatic strategy,...

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