Sierra Health Foundation is a private philanthropy investing in and serving as a catalyst for ideas, partnerships and programs that improve health and quality of life in Northern California through convening, educating and strategic grantmaking.
April 14, 2014
Sierra Health Foundation funds Ubuntu Green to create community development corporation
$25,000 grant to fund initial development of programs. Read the news release.
- Health Leadership Program returns with expanded reach to San Joaquin Valley
- Sacramento County Office of Education selected to implement Sacramento’s National Dialogue on Mental Health action plan
- Responsive Grants Program awards to be announced in May
- Chet Hewitt attends My Brother’s Keeper launch at White House
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Current Funding Interests
Responding to health needs and concerns in urban and rural communities throughout our 26-county funding region
Supporting respite options as an alternative to hospitalization for individuals experiencing 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