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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. Through this two-year grant, WE ACT is mobilizing a citywide campaign to improve conditions and code enforcement in public and subsidized housing as part of an effort to foster better health for New York City residents living in substandard apartments and homes.