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?

Sergio Cuellar joins Sierra Health Foundation and The Center

August 10, 2017

We are pleased to welcome Sergio Cuellar as the new Program Manager of the California Funders for Boys and Men of Color, a program managed by The Center that is working to align efforts, resources and influence to improve the lives of boys and men of color. Learn more on the California Funders for Boys and Men of Color web page.

California Funders for Boys and Men of Color co-sponsors My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Regional Summit

July 31, 2017

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance hosted a regional summit in Long Beach, convening 19 cities, counties and tribal nations that accepted President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper Community Challenge. The California Funders for Boys and Men of Color was a co-sponsor of the three-day event. Learn more on the MBK Alliance web site.

Black Child Legacy Campaign joins community members and leaders for Oak Park Peace Walk

July 1, 2017

The Black Child Legacy Campaign joined members of the Sacramento community, faith leaders, city councilmembers and Mayor Steinberg for the Oak Park Peace Walk on June 30. See news reports on KCRA3, ABC10 and FOX40.