Date published: September, 2021 (51 pages)
How California’s Community-Based Organizations Filled the Gaps for Underserved Communities: Meeting the Needs of Racially & Ethnically Diverse Communities During the Pandemic
Since the beginning of the pandemic, community-based organizations (CBOs) across California have stepped up to provide resources and services to those in need. This report by the California Pan-Ethnic Health Network (CPEHN), ChangeLab Solutions, and the Prevention Institute calls for greater support of CBOs by state and local governments. It will be increasingly relevant this year (2022), as the California Legislature considers creation of a dedicated fund to support CBO’s to address health inequities. The report was funded by Blue Shield of California Foundation and The California Wellness Foundation. Read more to learn their recommendations for an equitable recovery.