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?

The Center at Sierra Health Foundation receives 2019 Sacramento Kings MLK Jr. Community Impact Award

January 15, 2019

The Center at Sierra Health Foundation received the award for leadership of the My Brother’s Keeper Sacramento Collaborative.


Sierra Health Foundation funding to support safety and opportunity for youth

January 3, 2019

Community-based organizations working in underserved Sacramento neighborhoods will create pop-up youth engagement events that will be held simultaneously throughout the city on Jan. 4 between 3 p.m. and 10 p.m. The events will provide positive, safe environments and activities for all local youth as they prepare to return to school. Read the news release and see the list of events.

Partnerships - December 2018

December 19, 2018

Read the December issue of Partnerships for information about the reduction of African American child deaths in Sacramento County, an update on the San Joaquin Valley Health Fund’s 2019 Policy Platform, read our comment on the proposed public charge rule and more.