San Joaquin Valley Health Fund News Archive

March 24, 2017

Putting Communities First: A Collaborative Fund for the San Joaquin Valley
Philanthropy News Digest blog by Sierra Health Foundation President and CEO Chet P. Hewitt

Equity on the Mall — Feb. 9, 2017

KCRA Sacramento
KUVS Univision Sacramento
Telemundo Sacramento
KGET Fresno
KGPE Fresno
KSEE Fresno
Stockton Record
The Sacramento Bee
The Bakersfield Californian
Hoy Los Angeles
Asian-American Press
Lodi News-Sentinel
Vida en el Valle
The Sacramento Observer
Merced Sun-Star

June 23, 2016

Victory! The families of Plainview have a community park thanks to the work of SJVHF partner El Quinto Sol de America, community residents, Self-Help Enterprises, Tulare County and many more.


April 4, 2016

2016 Grant Awards Announced

The Center awarded grants totaling $1,030,437 to 58 nonprofit organizations through the San Joaquin Valley Health Fund.

Grantee list

News release

September 2015

2015 SJVHF announced funding opportunity. Applications were due by noon on Dec. 1, 2015.

San Joaquin Valley Health Fund Launch video released.

March 2015

Center for Health Program Management awarded $100,000 grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to address health inequities.

News release

February 2015

Grants totaling $490,800 went to 27 nonprofit organizations in the first funding round. Funded organizations will use the grants to improve health and reduce health disparities through policy and systems change.

Grantee list

News release

October 2014

The Center for Health Program Management launched the San Joaquin Valley Health Fund, with initial investments totaling $1.1 million from Sierra Health Foundation and The California Endowment.

News release