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.
April 20, 2017
Today the Black Child Legacy Campaign hosted the Gathering for GLORY: Giving Love to Our Rising Youth Conference at South Sacramento Christian Center to discuss and outline prevention and intervention steps that can be taken to reduce child deaths, with an emphasis on how the faith community can connect to this work. Read the news release.
April 13, 2017
Grants will fund organizations working to address health disparities and factors that impact health, such as food security, air quality, clean drinking water, housing, health care and immigrant rights, as well as policy and systems changes to improve the health of vulnerable children. Read the news release.
April 7, 2017
The Positive Youth Justice Initiative will shift its focus from engaging large systems to providing support to coalitions of nonprofit community-based advocates in 11 counties across the state. Read the news release.