Collaborating for Healthy Communities

Establishing a Local Wellness Fund: Early lessons from the California Accountable Communities for Health Initiative

July, 2019

In the past decade there has been rapidly growing interest and funding for multisector health collaboratives to improve...

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How many spirits live in a BART station? And other questions about othering and belonging

Earlier this year, I was late to work, flying down the stairs of the San Bruno BART station to the underground passenger...

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Using Human-Centered Design to Address Domestic Violence: Q & A with Jaspal Sandhu

Jaspal Sandhu, PhD, Managing Partner of Gobee Group, a leading health and social impact design firm, and Professor of...

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Collaborating to End Domestic Violence in Northern California

This article orignally appeared in Blue Shield of California's Newscenter, here.

For those seeking to distance...

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Re-framing our Frameworks

I love frameworks. Ask any of my colleagues at the Foundation and they’ll tell you that I’m the first to want to map an...

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Exploring the Value of Prevention: Request for Proposal Resources

June, 2018

The application period for this funding opportunity has closed. To stay informed about future funding opportunities,...

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Webinar - Further Forward: Our New Strategy for Impact

May, 2018

Blue Shield of California Foundation recently launched a new strategic plan aimed at transforming the health and well-...

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A Movement to Modernize Our Health System is Spreading Across California

Recent proposals by Congress have raised legitimate concerns and questions about the future availability of health...

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Supporting the Integration of Community Health Workers into Health Care Teams in California

June, 2017

Community health workers (CHWs) and promotores de salud areplaying an increasingly important role in the delivery of high...

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The Impact of Core Operating Funds on Health Centers' Ability to Address Domestic Violence

June, 2017

Consistent screenings, standardized assessment instruments, and trainings for healthcare providers are essential first...

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