Sandra Turner-Handy Joins the DWEJ Board

Sandra Turner-Handy Joins the DWEJ Board

Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice is pleased to announce that we have a new member on our Board of Directors. In September, Sandra Turner-Handy became the latest member of DWEJ’s leadership group, adding her wealth of knowledge and experience to our...
EJ Wins: Flint

EJ Wins: Flint

The fight to correct environmental injustices has continued around the US even with COVID-19 bringing many daily activities to a screeching halt. This fight represents the continuation of years of dedication by the community to demand equality and to persevere in the...
DWEJ’s Statement on Racial Justice

DWEJ’s Statement on Racial Justice

The history of Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice has always been deeply intertwined with the battle against racism. At its core, DWEJ is actively committed to and involved in the fight for equality, and more specifically, in elevating the health, social,...
Letter from Our Board

Letter from Our Board

COVID-19’s slowdowns and our change in leadership offer DWEJ’s board and staff a strong opportunity to reassess our future and chart a new and ambitious course for the organization. As part of this course of action, DWEJ has recruited consultant Jumana Vasi to work...
Guy Williams Retires from DWEJ

Guy Williams Retires from DWEJ

Today, DWEJ officially announces the retirement of CEO and co-founder Guy O. Williams. We want to recognize him even as we work to fill his boots and look ahead. We hope to celebrate Guy’s contributions and tenure with you when circumstances permit – but we can’t let...