Healthcare Foundation
A Visit to Pogo Park

A Visit to Pogo Park

Too few are the opportunities to ride a zip line swing during work hours. But on one sunny Friday afternoon last month, it was more or less de rigueur, as Healthcare Foundation staff and a group of colleagues from several sister organizations serving northern Sonoma County gathered at a small […]

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Meet Sonia Aguilar! Mental Health Talent Pipeline Scholarship Awardee

Meet Sonia Aguilar! Mental Health Talent Pipeline Scholarship Awardee

Sonia Aguilar has just entered her third year as a graduate student in University of San Francisco’s counseling psychology program, which means her course work is behind her. Now she embarks on a traineeship in the behavioral health access team of Sonoma County’s Department of Health Services. Just a few […]

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Celebrate Our Future: Gala Report

Celebrate Our Future: Gala Report

  As the date approached for our 20th anniversary Celebrate Our Future gala, alongside the increase in Delta variant cases around the country, the Healthcare Foundation staff and event committee met regularly to contemplate our options. In 2020, we held our first even virtual gala, which was wildly successful thanks […]

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Celebrate Caring for Each Other

Celebrate Caring for Each Other

Dear Friends, There is a grace to living in a community where we can see that our interactions with each other have positive results. The tie that binds us in community is simply caring for and about each other. In matters large and small. We see this in times of […]

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Spotlight on Mental Health Talent Pipeline Scholarship Awardee Nallely Ramirez

Spotlight on Mental Health Talent Pipeline Scholarship Awardee Nallely Ramirez

Nallely Ramirez was born in Healdsburg and grew up in Windsor. Since graduating from UC Santa Cruz, she has worked as a bilingual case worker with Legal Aid Sonoma County, helping survivors of domestic violence obtain needed services, compose and file necessary paperwork, and navigate the sometimes confusing court system—basically […]

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Community Partner Spotlight: Montserrat Archila

Community Partner Spotlight: Montserrat Archila

When it comes to the Healthcare Foundation’s ability to successfully address the most pressing needs of our region in matters of health and well-being, especially for our most vulnerable residents, community input and collaboration are essential. To this end, we were extremely fortunate to have Montserrat Archila join our strategic […]

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Spotlight on Our Sponsors

Spotlight on Our Sponsors

Visionary Sponsors Barbara Grasseschi and Tony Crabb “We are proud to support the Healthcare Foundation’s vision of eliminating health inequities in northern Sonoma County. The health implications of racism are real. We recognize the resulting disparities, and how they affect who gets sick and who doesn’t. We are working hard […]

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Celebrate Community Resilience

Celebrate Community Resilience

Dear Friends, What a difference a month can make! In recent weeks—as many doors opened again, masks came off, and long-anticipated reunions took place—we were powerfully reminded of just how much meaning and comfort we derive from social contact with one another. A Delta variant–fueled rise in cases now has […]

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Local Legend Josh Jones and Band are On-Board for a Gala to Remember

Local Legend Josh Jones and Band are On-Board for a Gala to Remember

Like live music and dancing? You’re gonna love your time at the Healthcare Foundation’s upcoming “Celebrate our Future” gala on August 28. Our outstanding musical host for the night, the Josh Jones Latin Jazz Ensemble, is an amalgamation of some of the best jazz and salsa players in the entire […]

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