Bruce Hirsch, Clarence E. Heller Charitable Foundation

FOCUS AREAS: Environment, health

CONTACT:  415-989-9839, info@cehfc.org

PROFILE: Bruce Hirsch has been the executive director of the Clarence E. Heller Charitable Foundation since it began full-time operations with a staff in 1990. He is a grantseeker’s best point of contact for the foundation’s environment and health programs.

Hirsch’s Future of Food bio shares:

Bruce Hirsch has been the executive director of the Clarence E. Heller Charitable Foundation since 1990. The foundation focuses its grantmaking on environmental quality and human health, environmental and arts education, and music. Hirsch is a former co-chair of Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Funders (SAFSF), a network of foundations and donors, and a co-founder of California’s Roots of Change Fund.

He has been a moderator for Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Funders as well.