WE ACT’s mission is to build healthy communities by ensuring that people of color and/or low income residents participate meaningfully in the creation of sound and fair environmental health and protection policies and practices.

WE ACT envisions a community that has:

informed and engaged residents who participate fully in decision-making on key issues that impact their health and community.
strong and equal environmental protections.
increased environmental health through community-based participatory research and evidence-based campaigns.


Research policy intern

June 2019 - August 2019 Washington, DC
“I liked how independent I could be and that my ideas were always welcome. I also liked that I could go to different congressional meetings.”
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