Reservation Information

Reservation Information

Due to demand, it is recommended that requests for space be submitted as far ahead as  the schedules below allow.

If your event is:

You may reserve:
More than 100 people 12 months in advance
Between 40 and 100 people 8 months in advance
Less than 40 people 6 months in advance

 

Within the booking window:

 
Recurring events 3 bookings may be reserved at any given time
Quarterly events 2 bookings may be reserved at any given time
   
Please note that venues are not available evenings or weekends. Conference center hours can be found under Contact Us.
 
Please see Use Policies for information on eligibility and restrictions.   

 

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Meeting Rooms

Meeting Rooms

Click on the floor plan below to see a description of each room, including photos, diagrams, and available resources. Conference Center staff will assist in identifying the best room for your event.

PDF floor plan CHC Venues Guide 

Technology

TECHNOLOGY

The Center for Healthy Communities offers an array of the latest audio visual equipment free of charge. Center staff is available for setup, initial guidance, and troubleshooting. If dedicated tech support or equipment exceeding Center inventory is required for your meeting, please speak with your Event Coordinator about the possibility of contracting your own services. Wireless Internet access is available. Technology Overview:

  •  Computers
  •  PC Inputs
  •  Wireless laptop display
  •  Projectors
  •  Screens
  •  Wireless Microphones
  •  Distributed Audio
  •  Blu-ray / DVD
  •  Audio and Video conferencing
  •  Cloud-based Audio and Video recording

Food Services

Food Services

Area Restaurants:

Cafeteria L
1116 15th St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 492-1960

Capitol Garage (catering available)
1500 K St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 444-3633

Petra Greek
1122 16th St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 444-1993

Piology
1020 16th St., Suite 10
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 447-1695


Which Wich
1020 16th St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 680-9424
 

 

Catering:

Ambrosia Café
1030 K St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 444-8129
www.ambrosiafinefood.com

Asante Catering 
5580 Power Inn Rd. Suite I
Sacramento, CA 95820-6749
(916) 387-8430

Capitol Garage (catering available)
1500 K St. Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 444-3633

Edible Events
1017 Del Paso Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95815

Phone: 916.646.5555
Fax: 916.646.0506


Hannibal’s Catering 
8141 37th Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95824

Phone: 916.638.4363
Fax: 916.638.3466


My Sister’s Café
455 Capitol Mall
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 475-1864
http://www.mysisterscafe.org/


Plates Catering
14 Business Park Way Building 149
Sacramento, CA 95828
Phone: 916.381.2280
Fax: 916.38.2280
www.eatatplates.com/

Lodging

Lodging

Residence Inn at Capitol Park – Marriott 
1121 15th St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
Across the street 

Rate: $185-Studio Suite


Sheraton Grand 
1230 “J” St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 447-1700
.3 Miles

Rate: $164-Standard


The Citizen Hotel
926 “J” St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 447-2700
.5 Miles
Rate: 12% off Best Available Rate  

Use Policies

Use Policies

Space Eligibility Use of The Center for Healthy Communities venues are open to the following eligible organizations:

  • Nonprofit organizations that are exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and are classified as “not a private foundation” under Section 509(a)
  • Independent, sponsored projects of a Section 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization acting as a fiscal sponsor
  • Government and public agencies

 

The following types of events may NOT be held at The Center for Healthy Communities:

  • Commercial Events: The Center for Healthy Communities may not be used for any profit-making activities.
  • Fundraising Events: The Center for Healthy Communities may not be used for any fundraising events, including but not limited to, selling merchandise or other items related to the event and/or raffles.
  • Political Events: The Center for Healthy Communities may not be used for events that promote political campaigns, influence the outcome of public elections, carry on, directly or indirectly, voter registration drives, attempt to influence legislation or engage in lobbying, or promote or engage in any partisan electoral activity.
  • Private or Family Events: The Center for Healthy Communities may not be used for any private events such as weddings, birthdays, or other family celebrations.
  • Religious Events: The Center for Healthy Communities may not be used for proselytizing or for events whose primary focus is religious worship and instruction. Faith-based organizations whose efforts fit within The Endowment’s goals are welcome to use The Center for Healthy Communities.

General Use Policies Accessibility Conference center facilities are designed to include the full participation and enjoyment of people with physical disabilities as well as those who are not fluent in English. Meeting rooms and restrooms are wheelchair accessible. A list of recommended interpreters for most commonly used languages in California is available upon request. At The Center for Healthy Communities Los Angeles and Sacramento, assisted listening devices are available for the deaf and hearing impaired, and simultaneous interpretation equipment is available in some rooms.

Alcohol Wine and beer (no spirits) may be served with a meal or catered reception as long as there are no events taking place within the facility involving youth under the legal drinking age. Organizations wanting to serve alcohol at events must obtain permission from The Center for Healthy Communities Events Manager at the time of booking.

Animal Access Guide dogs and assistance animals for people with disabilities are permitted in The Center for Healthy Communities but must be on leash at all times and muzzled, if necessary. No other animals are permitted.

Cancellations The Center for Healthy Communities must be notified of cancellation a minimum of three (3) business days (per The California Endowment’s 9/80 schedule) before the scheduled date of an event to avoid forfeiture of the room deposit. Repeated cancellations may result in loss of all future access  to the venue’s services.

Cellular Phones Use of cell phones is restricted to the lobby and outdoor areas to minimize disruption to meetings and working staff.

Deposit A security deposit is required. Deposits will be returned within a reasonable time following your event, provided no equipment or facility damage was incurred. Deposits may be submitted and kept on file for frequent requesters.

Fees for Event Admission Organizations using The Center for Healthy Communities may only charge an admission or meeting fee to cover such direct meeting costs  as materials, speaker fees or catering.

Financial Sponsorship Organizations using The Center for Healthy Communities may solicit additional outside philanthropic sponsorship solely to cover direct expenses of events. The Center for Healthy Communities prohibits sponsorship by alcohol or tobacco-related companies. Corporate sponsorship requires special permission by the Events Manager.

Media Any media presence requires approval of The California Endowment’s Communications and Public Affairs Department. Users must notify conference center  staff if they are inviting or expect news media.

Public Transportation Users are strongly encouraged to distribute information about available modes of public transportation to their guests and to arrange carpools.

Smoking Smoking is prohibited in all areas of The Center for Healthy Communities.

Support Services Business support: The Center for Healthy Communities staff can only assist with limited photocopying, sending of faxes and access to telephones. Users should bring adequate materials  and staff to support their events. Technical support: Staff is available to help with initial guidance and setup of audiovisual equipment. Set up support: Room set ups and breakdowns as arranged with your Event Coordinator will be managed and executed by The Center for Healthy Communities staff. Porters are also available to help unload and set up items.

Parking Los Angeles: Free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Oakland: Venue is convenient to public transportation and public parking lots. Sacramento: Venue is convenient to public transportation and public parking lots.

Getting Here

Getting Here

 

Center for Healthy Communities

1414 K. Street, Suite 500,
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 558-6760
PDF Directions

PARKING

The Meeting Place does not provide parking. Parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis across the street at Capitol Centre parking garage or the Capitol Garage for an hourly fee. Additional parking may also be found in surrounding buildings or on the street for an hourly fee.

Capitol Garage (Next to Capitol Centre)
1500 K Street
Sacramento, CA
Rates: each 20 minutes = $2.00 Hourly: $6.00 Daily max of $24.00 Exact change and all major credit cards

Capitol Centre (Next to Capitol Garage)
1520 K Street
Sacramento, CA
Rates: each 30 minutes = $1.75 Hourly: $6.00 Daily max of $24 Credit card only

Priority Parking
1414 I St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
Flat rate: $10 2 blocks away; exact change and all major credit cards

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

From Amtrak (20 minute walk)

Turn left onto I street (toward 5th Street) Turn right onto 5 Street Turn left onto J Street Turn right onto 15th Street Turn right onto K Street (Our building will be on left hand side)

Sacramento Public Transportation: www.sacrt.com

DRIVING DIRECTIONS

From the North Lake Tahoe / Nevada City / Grass Valley Area:

Take I-80 West to I-5 South Take the J Street exit toward Downtown Stay on J Street and turn right on 15th Street Turn right on L Street Turn right on 14th Street

From the South Lake Tahoe / Placerville Area:

Take Highway 50 West Take the 16th Street exit Turn right at 16th Street Turn left at L Street Turn right on 14th Street

From the Redding Area:

Take I-5 South Take the J Street exit toward Downtown Stay on J Street and turn right on 15th Street Turn right on L Street Turn right on 14th Street

From the Stockton Area:

Take I-5 North Take the J Street exit toward Downtown Stay on J Street and turn right on 15th Street Turn right on L Street Turn right on 14th Street

From the San Francisco Area:

Take I-80 East to I-5 North Take the J Street exit toward Downtown Stay on J Street and turn right on 15th Street Turn right on L Street Turn right on 14th Street

From Sacramento International Airport:

Take I-5 South Take J street exit Turn right onto 15th Street Turn right onto L Street Turn right on 14th Street

Contact Us

Contact Us

1414 K. Street, Suite 500
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916.558.6760
FAX: 916.558.6770
CHCSAC@calendow.org   

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Closed alternating Fridays.