Jonas Children’s Environmental Health investments

Jonas Initiative for Children’s Environmental Health
at the Environmental Working Group

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization whose mission is to empower people to live healthier lives in a healthier environment, using breakthrough research, education and strategic partnerships to drive consumer choice and civic action.

A four-year grant from Jonas Philanthropies will fund The Jonas Initiative at EWG, which aims to become the premier online source of information for parents searching for credible, science-based, actionable information about the impact of toxic chemicals, contaminants and toxics on children’s health.

Jonas Environmental Health Education Project
at the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine

A four-year grant from Jonas Philanthropies will support the Jonas Project at UCSF, with a goal of advancing efforts to bring the role of the environment and toxic chemicals on prenatal and child health into the medical health professional field, and to connect this work to parents and families.

Jonas Scholars, Children’s Environmental Health

Jonas Scholars in the 2018–2020 Jonas Scholar cohort are focused on researching the impact of environmental toxics on health.

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