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Apr 17, 2014 | Press Release

California Endowment Creates a Healthy Buzz with New Art Mural

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Apr 14, 2014 | Press Release

City Leaders Applaud California FreshWorks Fund and Community Partners for Bringing Fresh Food and Jobs to South Los Angeles

Northgate Gonzalez Market Welcomed as Partner in Effort to Improve Access to Healthy Food
Apr 07, 2014 | Press Release

California Pan-Ethnic Health Network, Latino Coalition for a Healthy California, and California State Outdoor Advertising Association Launch Statewide Billboard Campaign Promoting #Health4All

SACRAMENTO, CALIF. – The California Pan-Ethnic Health Network, the Latino Coalition for a Healthy California, and California State Outdoor Advertising Association, with support from The California Endowment, announced that they launched a statewide ...
Apr 04, 2014 | Press Release

State Assembly Hearing: Childhood Trauma Is Common and Can Be Devastating—But Damage Can Be Overcome

At Los Angeles Hearing, Researchers Release Groundbreaking Survey Data Linking Child Abuse and Neglect to Heart Attack, Depression, Obesity, Binge Drinking, and Other Health Risks; Experts Say Greatest Effects Concentrated in Low Income Communities ...
Apr 03, 2014 | Press Release

HealthCorps’® 8th Annual Gala to Honor Goldie Hawn, Gloria Steinem And The California Endowment for Leading America’s Youth to Health

Co-Founders Dr. Mehmet Oz and Lisa Oz To Co-Host Event at The Waldorf Astoria in NYC on April 9 New York – April 3, 2014 – HealthCorps®, leaders in the nationwide movement of healthy young people, will honor Goldie Hawn, Gloria Steinem and The ...
Mar 28, 2014 | Press Release

The California Endowment’s Senior Vice President Anthony Iton, MD, MPH, Named as Recipient of the 2014 Beverlee Myers Award for Excellence by the California Department of Public Health

Los Angeles (May 28, 2014) – The California Endowment today announced that Senior Vice President of Healthy Communities Anthony Iton, MD, MPH, was named as the recipient of the 2014 Beverlee Myers Award for Excellence by the California Department of ...
Mar 21, 2014 | Press Release

Statement from The California Endowment's President & CEO Robert K. Ross, M.D., on the Release of New School Discipline Data Showing Overall Progress but Continued Ethnic Disparities

Los Angeles, CA (March 21, 2014) — Robert K. Ross, M.D., President & CEO of The California Endowment, issued the following statement today on the release of new school discipline data from the United States Department of Education. The release covers ...
Mar 18, 2014 | Press Release

The California Endowment Declares Trauma The Leading Public Health Issue Of Our Time And Champions Solutions to Build Resilience

James Redford, RZA, Krista Tippett and More Join Largest Statewide Health Foundation to Advance Solutions To Prevent Trauma and Reverse its Harmful Consequences    LOS ANGELES- Yesterday (March 17, 2014), The California Endowment launched, “Health ...
Mar 18, 2014 | Press Release

The California Endowment Lanza Segunda Serie de Anuncios Televisivos #Health4All

La campaña da voz a millones que siguen sin cobertura a pesar de La Ley del Cuidado de Salud a Bajo Precio Sacramento, Calif. (Marzo 18, 2014) – The California Endowment lanzó su última serie de anuncios televisivos “Yo soy California” ...
Mar 18, 2014 | Press Release

The California Endowment Launches Second #Health4All TV Ad Series

                       
Mar 07, 2014 | Press Release

Coachella Valley High School (CVHS) Renovated Athletic Facilities to be Unveiled March 7

Thermal, CA - March 7, 2013  -  The Recreation Alliance to announce newly renovated athletic facilities at Coachella Valley High School, including outdoor basketball and tennis courts, and the indoor gym, to be unveiled to the students and community ...
Mar 06, 2014 | Press Release

President Barack Obama Calls on Latinos to Enroll at Affordable Care Act Town Hall Hosted by Spanish-language Media Giants

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                 Contact: Hilda Martinez                                                                                                              ...
Mar 05, 2014 | Press Release

President Barack Obama to Address Latinos on the Affordable Care Act as Enrollment Deadline Nears

The Asegúrate campaign, a Latino outreach and enrollment effort of The California Endowment in partnership with Univision, Telemundo, and impreMedia, will host a town hall with President Barack Obama on Thursday, March 6. The unprecedented event is part of the campaign’s “Countdown to Coverage,” a broad effort that includes media, national Latino organizations and community partners to engage Latinos about the Affordable Care Act during the last month of open enrollment.
Feb 27, 2014 | Press Release

The California Endowment Teams Up with White House to Expand Opportunity for Young Men of Color

United Effort Between Philanthropic, Government, Business and Community Leaders to Create New Ladders of Opportunity from ‘Cradle to Career.’ (LOS ANGELES – February 27, 2014) – Today, The California Endowment in partnership with nine of America's ...
Broad Voter Support for Posting a Health Warning Label on Sodas and Sugary Drinks and Taxing Their Sale to Provide Funds for School Nutrition and Physical Activity Programs
Feb 19, 2014 | Press Release

Broad Voter Support for Posting a Health Warning Label on Sodas and Sugary Drinks and Taxing Their Sale to Provide Funds for School Nutrition and Physical Activity Programs

California voters endorse a proposal to require beverage companies to post a health-warning label on sodas and sugary drinks to alert consumers that their daily consumption contributes to diabetes, obesity and tooth decay. Statewide, 74% of voters back this requirement, of whom 52% do so strongly. Support is bipartisan, with large majorities of Democrats (80%), Republicans (64%) and non-partisans (75%) endorsing the idea.
Feb 13, 2014 | Press Release

Statement from The California Endowment's President & CEO Robert K. Ross, M.D., on the Adoption of Groundbreaking Professional and Content Standards for School Administrators by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing

Robert K. Ross, M.D., President & CEO of The California Endowment, issued a statement on the adoption of new professional and content standards for California education leaders.
Feb 13, 2014 | Press Release

Statement by Daniel Zingale, Senior Vice President of The California Endowment, on California State Senator Bill Monning's Proposal to Put Health Warning Labels on Sugary and Junk Drinks

Daniel Zingale, Senior Vice President at The California Endowment, released a statement regarding Senator Monning’s proposal to put health warning labels on sugary and junk drinks.
Feb 12, 2014 | Press Release

Voter Concern About Risk Factors for Obesity and Diabetes Have Eclipsed Other Health Concerns Facing California Kids Over the Past 10 Years

When The Field Poll first began tracking public perceptions of the health risks facing the state's children for The California Endowment 10 years ago, two concerns were cited more frequently than all others - unhealthy eating or a lack of physical activity, mentioned by 53%, and illegal drug use (49%).
Feb 05, 2014 | Press Release

THE CALIFORNIA ENDOWMENT NAMES CVS CAREMARK A HEALTH HAPPENS HERO

Award recognizes company as a leader in anti-tobacco efforts for its landmark decision to cease tobacco sales SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Feb. 5, 2014) – The California Endowment today recognizes CVS Caremark as a “Health Happens Hero” for the company’s ...
Jan 29, 2014 | Press Release

Statement from The California Endowment's President & CEO Robert K. Ross, M.D. on the Release of 2012-2013 Data Showing Declining Suspension Rates

Los Angeles, CA (January 29, 2014) -- California is shifting course on school discipline. Extreme suspension-first approaches that send kids home for minor offenses are on the way out. Strategies that prevent classroom disruption, while holding ...
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