There are three workgroups of the Find It, Fix It, Fund It action drive that are taking focused action towards specific goals. All have open membership. Click here
to join a workgroup. You can also view a presentation on the structure of the action drive and the workgroups you can join
Co-chaired by Julie Kruse (NCHH) and Joanne Zurcher (National Environmental Health Association).
The National Roundtable develops policy goals, carries out administrative and legislative advocacy, and designs transition recommendations for the next Congress and administration.
The next National Roundtable meeting will be held January 4, 2017, at 1 p.m. Eastern.Political Will and Strategy WorkgroupCo-chaired by Ruth Ann Norton (Green and Healthy Homes Initiative) and Julie Kruse (NCHH).
The Political Will and Strategy Workgroup is a subgroup of the National Roundtable. Their goal is to create the political will and strategy to ensure Congress, the new administration, and other policymakers act to eradicate lead poisoning in five years and provide follow-up services to children exposed to lead.
The next Political Will and Strategy meeting will be incorporated into the National Roundtable meeting on January 4, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern.Grassroots Advocacy Workgroup
Co-chaired by Chris Corcoran (Connecticut Children’s Healthy Homes Program), Kara Eastman (Omaha Healthy Kids Alliance), and Jo Miller (J. Miller & Associates, Inc.).
The Grassroots Advocacy Workgroup was formerly separated into the Connecting Constituents with Policymakers and Grassroots Outreach and Media workgroups. It directs grassroots outreach and advocacy by providing a voice to those affected by lead poisoning and engaging constituents to push for policy change.
The next Grassroots Advocacy Workgroup meeting will be held February 8, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern.
For more information on these workgroup meetings, please contact Sarah Goodwin