Health Action 2.0 Progress Update
Here are some highlights of Health Action 2.0’s progress to date and where your input is needed … Funding
Health Action 2.0 is on the verge of hiring an Operations Manager as the first staff person. An Executive Director search workgroup has formed and will work with a local executive search firm to bring an ED on board this fall.
Branding and Communications:
- $442,000 in startup investment to date from Peter E Haas Jr. Family Fund, Community Foundation Sonoma County, Sonoma County Office of Education, and Sonoma County Department of Health Services
- $600,000 per year for the next three years in committed funding from the County of Sonoma and the State of California (through the California Accountable Communities for Health Initiative 2.0)
- $600,000 over three years in requested funding through BUILD Health Challenge 4.0 with matching funds from local hospital systems and Partnership Health Plan of California (if awarded)
Workgroup formed and working with communications consultant on new name and logo Health Action 2.0Agenda for Action:
Created an equity-centered community engagement and development plan that includes a freedom dreaming circle and a series of community conversations and focus groups.
Hiring a consultant to lead the community engagement, facilitation, and Agenda for Action development process.
The Agenda for Action will be recommendations for priorities identified by communities most impacted by inequities in response to the findings in the Portrait of Sonoma County 2021 report
. Those recommendations will serve as a roadmap to direct institutional, political, philanthropical, and community-based efforts and resources. This roadmap will also focus the efforts of Health Action 2.0.
Health Action 2.0 wants to hear from you with your ideas, resources, and recommendations! Send your messages to HA2.0SonomaCounty@gmail.com.You can also review the Zoom recording of the Aug 5, 2022 Health Action 2.0 Progress Update (which includes the video, chat log, and audio transcript) here:
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Please be sure to save the date and join us for the next Health Action 2.0 Progress Update on Friday, October 7, 2022!