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Mar 18, 2014 |

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 |

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 07, 2014 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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 ...
Jan 28, 2014 |

Department of Health Care Services and The California Endowment Announce $23 Million in Grants to Boost County-Based Medi-Cal Enrollment Efforts

Sacramento, CA - The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) today announced that $23 million in grants from The California Endowment (The Endowment) will be awarded to 36 California counties or county groups in February to help increase and enhance ...
Jan 10, 2014 |

Statement from The California Endowment's President & CEO Robert K. Ross, M.D. on President Obama’s designation of a federal Promise Zone in Los Angeles

Los Angeles, Calif. (January 9, 2014) –  Dr. Robert K. Ross, President & CEO of The California Endowment, issued the following statement today on President Barack Obama’s designation of a federal Promise Zone in Los Angeles. "The California Endowment ...
Jan 06, 2014 |

Jamie Oliver Continues the Food Revolution With Sacramento Visit

Celebrated Chef Kicks-Off The Big Rig Teaching Kitchen’s Stay in the State’s Capitol, Talks Food Education with Lawmakers
Dec 16, 2013 |

THE CALIFORNIA ENDOWMENT AWARDS $250,000 GRANT FOR “PAY FOR SUCCESS” COLLABORATION BETWEEN NCCD & THIRD SECTOR CAPITAL PARTNERS

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The California Endowment has awarded $250,000 in grant funding to the National Council on Crime and Delinquency (“NCCD”) and Third Sector Capital Partners (“Third Sector”) to lay the groundwork for two innovative outcome-based ...
Dec 16, 2013 |

Have Questions About Healthcare Reform? Los Angeles Public Library Has Answers

Have Questions About Healthcare Reform?  Los Angeles Public Library Has Answers Free Information, Workshops and Healthcare Enrollment Assistance to Be Offered at All 73 City Libraries LOS ANGELES (Dec. 16, 2013) — In an effort to help Angelenos ...
Nov 25, 2013 |

Active Alliance initiative to 
improve health of students and their families

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - California’s NBA teams are working with the newly formed Active Alliance to measurably improve the health of children in their communities through exercise, nutrition and education. The initiative launches into action this ...
Nov 19, 2013 |

New Film Inspires Youth to Find Passion in STEM Education and Discover Science-Based Career Opportunities

Unique partnership between life science industry, health and education leaders launch I Am A Scientist film for California high school students Sacramento, Calif. (November 19, 2013) – To inspire youth about the benefits of science, technology, ...
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