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, racial equity and racial justice 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?

COVID-19 Public Awareness Campaign proposals due August 13

July 30, 2020

We are pleased to announce the release of a request for proposals for a statewide COVID-19 public awareness campaign that will engage deeply with impacted communities about how to stay safe, do their part to slow the spread of COVID-19 and access resources available to them. To learn more, review the full RFP and view the Frequently Asked Questions document.

Partnerships - July 2020

July 28, 2020

Read the July issue of Partnerships for updates on our COVID-19 response funds, meet new San Joaquin Valley Health Fund Program Officer Chris Cambises, learn about our Project Controller job opening and get program updates, including the new See Her Bloom campaign supported through the Medication Assisted Treatment Access Points Project.

Philanthropic organizations stand together for a just and inclusive California

July 13, 2020

We need bold steps to ensure a future based on economic inclusion, racial equity and compassionate humanity. With more than 30 fellow philanthropic organizations, Sierra Health Foundation is standing together for a just and inclusive California. Read the open letter.