Equity in Action
The Consumer Health Foundation, Community Foundation for the National Capital Region, and Community Clean Water Management Group commissioned an evaluation of the Community Wealth Building Initiative, a collaborative effort among local funders to launch and support green employee-owned businesses in the Washington, DC region. This report shares the lessons learned from this Initiative.
The Consumer Health Foundation and our partners are presenting a series of briefing papers to explore this concept as it relates to health, hunger and poverty, and worker’s issues. We partnered with La Clinica del Pueblo to present this paper which focuses on health.
The Consumer Health Foundation supported the equity work of the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services. This case study reflects on the process, results, and lessons learned from this initiative.