March 2014

A Blog for and about Funders Focused on Health and the Environment
March 28, 2014 by Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities
At its 2014 Annual Conference, the Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities bestowed New York Community Trust's Pat Jenny with its' Nicholas P. Bollman Award - its top honor for philanthropic leaders committed to improving conditions for future generations with expectation of award.
Get the latest scoop on recent domestic and international headlines on toxics issues in this blog post.
Reflections and takeaways on the "Power of Voice" - the theme of Grantmakers In Health's 2014 Annual Meeting - in this blog post.
HEFN Director Kathy Sessions shares reflections on HEFN's efforts to balance internally-focused work with considerable collaboration with other funder groups in this blog post.

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Jake is the Energy Program Manager at The 11th Hour Project, where he works to reduce the public health and ecological impacts of antiquated energy systems in the US. He holds both a Bachelor’s and a Master of Social Work degree from Boston College.

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