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 - November 2018

November 28, 2018

Read the November issue of Partnerships for information about Obama Foundation investments in five California cities, the new Oak Park Project and its Trust Advisory Committee, read our Partners For Change: Bold Action, Real Impact report and our Guide to Community-First Funder Collaboratives, access resources and more.

Partners For Change: Bold Action, Real Impact highlights our work, partnerships

November 26, 2018

This new report highlights the unique organizational funding model that Sierra Health Foundation and The Center have implemented. Through this model and with our partners, we are building a movement to advance our shared vision of health equity and racial justice for all.


Obama Foundation invests in Sacramento

November 15, 2018

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance, an initiative of the Obama Foundation, has selected Sacramento’s My Brother’s Keeper Collaborative as one of 19 communities across the country to receive grants and access to technical assistance to improve life outcomes for boys and young men of color.