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Rewriting The Rules: Opportunities For Environmental Health & Justice In Disruptive Times

Hosting Organization: 
Climate and Energy Funders Group of the Consultative Group on Biological Diversity
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 8:00am to Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 5:00pm EST
Detroit, Michigan
Westin Book Cadillac Hotel 1114 Washington Blvd Detroit, Michigan 48226
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As policymakers and civil society upend long-established norms, join with funder colleagues at HEFN’s 2017 Annual Meeting in Detroit, MI, (Nov. 15-16) to strategize about ways to think and work differently to secure more transformational change.

Learn about place-based, solutions-focused work gaining ground for environmental health and justice.

Explore connections between local solutions and national power, grassroots and national organizing, defense and offense, issue work and civic engagement.  

  • Network with other funders and donors interested in health, the environment, and equity.
  • Hear from Detroit-area speakers about local issues and efforts.
  • Build skills in integrating racial and gender equity into grantmaking.
  • Strategize as grantmakers about how to make the most of these disruptive times.

HEFN’s Annual Meeting will begin with two site visits from 9 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, Nov. 15, followed by an opening lunch program. The meeting adjourns at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 16. Click here for full agenda

How to Register/RSVP: 

Come early for a Nov. 14 day-long funder meeting on climate, health, and equity, co-sponsored by the Climate and Energy Funders Group of the Consultative Group on Biological Diversity, the Environmental Grantmakers Association, the Funders’ Network on Smart Growth and Livable Communities, Grantmakers In Health, and HEFN.

Register for one or both events todayBook your hotel room at the Westin Book Cadillac Hotel before Oct. 23 to receive the discounted rate.