There’s value in sharing insights and ideas along the way. Dig into our blog to read about the impact we’re seeing today, and the ideas that we hope will spark a change that helps move all of our work further forward.

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California’s city and county public health departments have been transforming themselves in the face of three connected crises — the COVID-19 pandemic, resulting economic downturn, and renewed...

A multiracial crowd stands together

Why does a funder focused on health equity and domestic violence invest in power-building? And what does power-building mean? We asked the leaders of statewide efforts building power among...

Adults of many genders and colors are seated and listening
Julie Richter

After working for two years with multisector collaborations that take on domestic violence, Program Officer TC Duong shares what the Foundation is learning about the factors that influence their success. "These findings create a blueprint for prioritizing collaborations that are ready to make the biggest impact," he says.

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This article was originally published by the Blue Shield News Center. San Diego area resident Lina Mousa, 50, came to the U.S. from Iraq in 2011. The main breadwinner for her family, she has been a...

Illustration by Mensen shows women and girls at various stages of life

In partnership with Blue Shield of California Foundation, Alliance for Girls , the country's largest regional alliance of girl organizations serving more than 300,000, released its “Radical Visions...

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Program Manager Hilary Smith met with Time for Change Foundation’s Executive Director Vanessa Perez and Founder Kim Carter to discuss the power of community-level, two-generation practices in breaking the cycle of domestic violence.

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Everyone has a role to play in preventing domestic violence. At the Foundation, our vision is to invest in prevention solutions that make lasting change in the lives of survivors, families, and...

An illustration of a woman (Martha) with her children outside of a safe home

At Blue Shield of California Foundation, we believe that multiple systems are a part of the story of domestic violence, and therefore a part of its prevention. The Downtown Women’s Center in LA , a...

An illustration of a woman carrying a car with her two children in it

At Blue Shield of California Foundation, we believe that multiple systems are a part of the story of domestic violence, and therefore a part of its prevention. The Downtown Women’s Center in LA , a...