January 2013

A Blog for and about Funders Focused on Health and the Environment
David Fukuzawa
Meet HEFN’s three newest Steering Committee members, Vanessa Daniel (Groundswell Fund), Carolyn Fine Friedman (Fine Fund), and David Fukuzawa (Kresge Foundation). Their leadership adds more brains, more heart, and more experiences to help philanthropy maximize its impact on environmental health and justice.
Heeten Kalan
Heeten Kalan, Senior Program Officer at the New World Foundation and HEFN Steering Committee member, authored this week's blog post. In it, he reflects on the philosophies of Martin Luther King Jr. and Mohandas Gandhi, and the potential for philanthropy to leverage them for a more just, democratic, clean and fun future.
social media comic
From our social media desk: reflections on understanding philanthropy's cautiously optimistic approach to social networking and how we want to help more funders make the social media leap.
HEFN's resolutions to make everyone's lives more clean and green in 2013.

Who We Are

Leslie Hatfield
Steering Committee Member
Leslie is the senior partnership and outreach advisor at GRACE Communications Foundation, where she advises internally and collaborates with like-minded funders and non-government organizations on strategies, movement building, grantmaking and meeting...

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