The Flattenin’ is Happenin’

Keep up the good work, California.  The sacrifices being made by families, individuals, communities, businesses, and nonprofits to shelter-in-place and practice physical distancing appear to be working.

You are supporting the work of public health departments across the state.

You are helping to prevent dramatic surges into our health care and hospital system.

You are saving lives by reducing the rate of COVID 19 spread.

You are helping to flatten the curve.

But now is NOT the time to relax – keep it up until we hear from public health officials and our Governor that we can safely begin the process of “normalizing” – and this may still take a while and may need to happen in phases.

But, indeed the flattenin’ is happenin’….

Learn how we are advancing health and racial equity in California

Health Systems

Health Systems

Our health system works best when every Californian has access to quality and affordable health care

Inclusive Community Development

Our communities and neighborhoods thrive when policies advance health and racial equity for all Californians.

Justice Reinvestment

Re-imagining a criminal justice system that centers on prevention and healing.

Power Infrastructure

Building Power in resilient communities across the state for a stronger California.


Academic achievement, inclusive learning environments and health go hand in hand.