Sierra Health Foundation Programs & Funding Priorities
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Nonprofit Event Sponsorship Requests
We accept requests from qualifying nonprofit organizations in our funding region for event sponsorships that are compatible with the foundation’s mission and programs. Submission due dates are: Feb. 1, May 1, Aug. 1 and Nov. 1 by 5 p.m. Please send a cover letter with event details and sponsorship options, as well as the organization's name, contact information and Employer Identification Number (EIN). Requests must be for one event only. Funding decisions usually will be made within six weeks of each of these dates. Please be mindful of these dates when submitting your request. We will not fund an event after it has taken place.
Event sponsorship requests must be mailed to:
Sierra Health Foundation
Attn: Event Sponsorship Requests
1321 Garden Highway
Sacramento, CA 95833
Current Programs and Funding Priorities Include:
Responding to health needs and concerns in urban and rural communities throughout our 26-county funding region.
Supporting respite options and innovative respite program models in response to mental health crisis in Sacramento County
Strengthening and expanding the primary care safety net in El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento and Yolo counties.
Working to reduce chronic disease, promote healthy lifestyles and reduce health disparities in Sacramento County.
Improving health, academic and social outcomes of young people involved in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems
Supporting efforts to ensure young people have opportunities to find on-ramps to a healthy developmental path
Providing nonprofit health and human service organizations meeting space for education, policymaking and collaboration
Strengthening the leadership abilities of nonprofit health and human service managers and executives
Providing a multitenant, sustainable office and conference space for nonprofits working to improve health and well-being.
Improving the health, independence and life skills of children