Sierra Health Foundation is a private philanthropy that forges new paths to promote health and racial equity in partnership with communities, organizations and leaders. We are committed to reducing health disparities through convening, educating and strategic grantmaking.
Since we began grant funding in 1985, we have awarded more than $97 million in cash grants to 1,004 nonprofit organizations and public agencies.
We founded The Center in 2012 to deepen our impact statewide, with a special focus on the San Joaquin Valley. Learn more.
Sierra Health Foundation’s funding region includes 26 counties in Northern California:
Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Mono, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano (eastern), Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Tuolumne, Yolo and Yuba.