COUNTIES SERVED: El Dorado, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Yolo and Yuba (others as well)
FUNDING INTERESTS: Community-driven efforts to improve health, promote access and reduce health inequity.
GRANT MAKING PROGRAM & FUNDING PRIORITIES
Nonprofit Event Sponsorship Requests – Accepts requests from qualifying nonprofit organizations in the Foundation’s funding region for event sponsorships that are compatible with the foundation’s mission and programs.
Responsive Grants Program – Grants for nonprofit organizations and public agencies on how to improve health and well-being in their communities.
Minority-Led Organization Building and Learning Program – Awards grants up to $10,000 to support organizational capacity building and leadership development activities for youth-focused, minority-led nonprofit organizations. Organizations serving in a 32-county region of Northern California and the San Joaquin Valley are eligible to apply.
Conference and Education Center – In-kind use of the Foundation’s conference center as a meeting venue for education and training, nonpartisan debate and collaboration.
Nonprofit organizations and public agencies, whose vision and goals are compatible with Sierra Health Foundation programs, are encouraged to apply for use of the facility.
See the grant programs listed above.