This year the Building Healthy Communities 14 sites held their annual convening in Sacramento. In the days of the convening they were able to showcase the powerful and sustaining work of BHC to California Decision makers.
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Cuando se trata de nuestra salud, nuestro código postal importa más que nuestro código genético.Para muchas comunidades en California y en los Estados Unidos, el acceso facil a opciones de comida saludable, parques de ejercicio, y las buenas escuelas determinan la calidad y duración de vida. La iniciativa de construyendo comunidades sanas fundada por The […]
Dr. Anthony Iton is Senior Vice President for Healthy Communities at The California Endowment. He oversees the organization’s 10-Year, $1 billion statewide commitment to advancing policies and forging partnerships to build healthy communities and a healthy California. Dr. Iton believes that reinvigorating democracy in California’s underserved communities is the first step in improving residents’ health. […]
Did you know that your zip code matters more than your genetic code when it comes to determining how long you’ll live? Star Trek icon and social media sensation George Takei narrates this engaging animated short film that takes us on a fascinating journey to find out just how important our zip code is when […]
A New Power Grid: Building Healthy Communities at Year 5 takes you under the hood of the building healthy communities, including an overview of what’s been achieved, what mistakes have been made, and where we’re going in the initiative’s second half. Take a look!
“We Are BHC” celebrates the people who are using the Building Healthy Communities model to life and making changes that will deeply impact health in communities across the state. Now entering its sixth year, the 10-year Building Healthy Communities strategic plan has grown into a movement across 14 communities in California. Access to parks, safe, […]
Did you know that your zip code matters more than your genetic code when it comes to determining how long you’ll live? Star Trek icon and social media sensation George Takei narrates this new animated short film that takes us on a fascinating journey to find out just how important our zip code is when it comes to life expectancy. “A Tale […]
Star Trek icon and irrepressible social media sensation George Takei supports the Building Healthy Communities movement to create One Healthy California. Go Behind the Scenes and watch as he narrates our new video and helps us #ChangeTheOdds.
ROBERT K. ROSS President and Chief Executive Officer Robert K. Ross, M.D., is president and chief executive officer for The California Endowment, a health foundation established in 1996 to address the health needs of Californians. Prior to his appointment in July 2000, Dr. Ross served as director of the Health and Human Services Agency for […]