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?

San Joaquin Valley Health Fund Round 3 Update

December 2, 2016

Due to the launch of a new system and technical issues on our part, some applicants could not complete the application process for San Joaquin Valley Health Fund Round 3. The due date has been extended to Dec. 8 at 1 p.m. Learn more.

Partnerships - November 2016

November 30, 2016

Read the November issue of Partnerships for resources and news from the San Joaquin Valley Health Fund, Steering Committee on Reduction of African American Child Deaths, Positive Youth Justice Initiative and California Executives’ Alliance.

The Sacramento Observer reports: RAACD Provides Community Impact Report

November 30, 2016

The Sacramento Observer reported on the Steering Committee on Reduction of African American Child Deaths and its annual report to the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors and Sacramento First 5 Commission. Read the article.