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West Harlem Environmental Action Inc.

New York, New York



The nonprofit advocacy organization, also known as “WE ACT,” works to improve environmental quality and to secure environmental justice in predominately African American and Latino communities. Supported by this two-year grant, WE ACT and two partner organizations are spearheading the Safer Chemicals Healthy Families Campaign’s efforts to engage low-income communities and communities of color in reforming the Toxic Substance Control Act.