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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.

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March 2014

  • 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
  • Resources

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Current Funding Interests

Responsive Grants Program 

Responding to health needs and concerns in urban and rural communities throughout our 26-county funding region


Respite Partnership Collaborative

Supporting respite options as an alternative to hospitalization for individuals experiencing mental health crisis in Sacramento County


Sacramento Region Health Care Partnership

Strengthening and expanding the primary care safety net in El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento and Yolo counties


Healthy Sacramento Coalition 

Working to reduce chronic disease, promote healthy lifestyles and reduce health disparities in Sacramento County


Positive Youth Justice Initiative

Improving health, academic and social outcomes of young people involved in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems


Youth Pathways to Health

Supporting efforts to ensure young people have opportunities to find on-ramps to a healthy developmental path


Conference and Convening Program 

Providing nonprofit health and human service organizations meeting space for education, policymaking and collaboration


Health Leadership Program

Strengthening the leadership abilities of nonprofit health and human service managers and executives


Nonprofit Innovation Center 

Providing a multitenant, sustainable office and conference space for nonprofits working to improve health and well-being


Grizzly Creek Ranch Camp and Conference Center 

Improving the health, independence and life skills of children