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July Picks of the Month

EPA Announces $278 Million Funding to Improve Drinking Water for Tribes (Native News Online). “The funding will help Tribes and Alaska Native Villages make significant investments in water infrastructure improvements to advance public health protections by improving compliance with existing water regulations, identifying, and replacing lead service lines, and addressing harmful emerging contaminants in drinking water and wastewater, such as per- and polyfluorinated substances (PFAS).”

Philanthropic Joint Statement in Response to the Supreme Court’s Decision in ‘Students for Fair Admissions’ Cases (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation). Some of our members and partners have teamed up to put forward a joint statement about the recent Supreme Court decision on Affirmative Action.

This Fund Is Investing $20 Million to Help Black Farmers Thrive (Civil Eats). A great shout out to one of our fabulous SAFSF  Directors, Olivia Watkins, and the whole team at Black Farmer Fund!