With a dream of providing high-quality, cost-effective eyecare benefits, a group of optometrists founded VSP in September 1955. More than 50 years later, they offer world-class products and services to eyecare professionals, employers, and more than 56 million members.
The SACRAMENTO EMPLOYMENT & TRAINING AGENCY (SETA), a joint powers agency of the City and County of Sacramento, was formed in 1978. From its inception SETA has been an effective force in connecting people to jobs, business owners to quality employees, education and nutrition to children, assistance to refugees, and hope to many Sacramento area residents.
Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles (Advancing Justice - LA), formerly the Asian Pacific American Legal Center, is the nation’s largest legal and civil rights organization for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders (NHPI).
Founded in 1983 as the Asian Pacific American Legal Center, Advancing Justice - LA serves more than 15,000 individuals and organizations every year. Through direct services, impact litigation, policy advocacy, leadership development, and capacity building, Advancing Justice - LA focuses on the most vulnerable members of Asian American and NHPI communities while also building a strong voice for civil rights and social justice.
Advancing Justice - LA is based in downtown Los Angeles, with satellite offices in Orange County and Sacramento.
The California Endowment was established in 1996 as a result of Blue Cross of California's creation of its for-profit subsidiary, WellPoint Health Networks. Since then, they've invested in health broadly, from strengthening the safety net for families struggling with poverty to diversifying the health care workforce.
Sierra Health Foundation is a private philanthropy with a mission to invest in and serve as a catalyst for ideas, partnerships and programs that improve health and quality of life in Northern California. They are committed to improving health outcomes and reducing health disparities in the region through convening, educating and strategic grant making.
Kaiser Permanente supports a range of activities to enrich the health of their communities. Through their local grants program, they support, strengthen, and enhance programs and organizations in the Greater Sacramento Area that address the health needs of our most vulnerable residents.
Covered California is a part of the State of California and was created to help you and your family get health coverage to protect yourself and your loved ones. Having insurance is an important way to stay healthy and to pay for health care if you get sick or injured. Health insurance can not only assure your access to care to keep your body healthy, it also protects your peace of mind – you can rest assured that you will have help when you need it most.
Citi Community Development leads Citi’s commitment to achieving financial inclusion and economic empowerment for underserved individuals, families and communities by working with nonprofit and public agencies across the country to expand access to financial products and services build sustainable business solutions and forge innovative partnerships.
The East Bay Asian Youth Center (EBAYC) is dedicated to inspiring young people to be lifelong builders of a just and compassionate multicultural society.
Their goals are for all young people to be safe, smart, and socially responsible. They believe that if their neighborhoods are places where young people are supported by a rich array of supports, opportunities, and relationships, young people will be safe, smart, and socially responsible.
They work to make our neighborhoods supportive places for young people by: 1) Establishing strategic partnerships with key public institutions – schools, colleges, and courts – to provide a continuum of comprehensive supports to children, youth, and young adults; and by 2) Organizing families to improve the quality of life in their community.
Citrus Heights has established itself as an important suburb in the Sacramento region with its solid base of small businesses, retail chains, and food service establishments. With an ongoing commitment to providing high-quality, economical, responsive services to the local community, the city is well-positioned for future commercial redevelopment, neighborhood enhancements, and positive changes.