Our future depends on the actions we take today. Reducing health disparities in Northern California begins with a strong vision.

The Center brings people, ideas and infrastructure together to create positive change. Our collective impact model seeks to improve community health in California.

Every person in California should be able to live a healthy life. That’s the vision we stand by and the journey we are committed to. The Center works to promote health and racial equity in communities throughout California with local, state and national partners.

With strategy, creativity and ongoing collaboration, The Center strives to eradicate health inequities across the state, especially within the underserved San Joaquin Valley. Learn more.

What's New?

Partnerships - December 2016

December 20, 2016

Read the December issue of Partnerships for resources and news from the San Joaquin Valley Health Fund, Steering Committee on Reduction of African American Child Deaths and the Men of Honor Community Tribute.

San Joaquin Valley Health Fund grant opportunity announced

December 15, 2016

The Center today released a request for proposals for the Healthy Communities Cluster funding opportunity for Racial Equity and Community Mobilization to Improve Health and Well-Being of Children in the San Joaquin Valley. Learn more on the San Joaquin Valley Health Fund web page.

The new Black Child Legacy Campaign raises visibility

December 15, 2016

The new Black Child Legacy Campaign is raising visibility and strengthening collective impact efforts. Year 1 implementation has been successful in establishing the infrastructure to reduce African American child deaths in Sacramento County. Learn more in the annual report and read about this work in the Sacramento News & Review.