April 4 2019

Inside Philanthropy – The Foundations That Work on Environmental Health, with an Eye on Building Power

…Gathering data to empower people is a big part of environmental health movement-building. For example, the California Endowment backed an app that lets people send in community-specific input on fresh food access, public safety, and transit to local officials. The Heinz Endowments invested in “Breathe Cams,” which give real-time data on Pittsburgh’s air pollution, with findings now used by advocates, regulatory agencies and policymakers…

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