• June 22, 2017
    Destination: Home Receives $3.3M in New Funding

    With $3.3 million in new funding, our program Destination: Home will now be able to facilitate a pilot program which aims to implement a homelessness prevention system and prevent all instances of family homelessness in our county! We are beyond amazed at the level of support this program is receiving, and grateful to have friends willing to…

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  • June 20, 2017
    Civil Eats: Bringing Healing Meals to the Chronically Ill in California

    California nonprofits are advocating for a medically tailored meal pilot program for low-income residents. BY JODI HELMER “Food is medicine” has become a common refrain. Now a coalition of California nonprofits hopes to test this theory with a program that would deliver medically tailored meals to the doors of low-income California residents living with heart…

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  • June 19, 2017
    Mercury News: Affordable housing projects to fight homelessness advance in San Jose

    San Jose’s housing department is pursuing a number of short and long term housing solutions By RAMONA GIWARGIS | rgiwargis@bayareanewsgroup.com SAN JOSE — From tiny homes for the homeless to apartments for artists and kids leaving foster care, San Jose officials have advanced an array of housing projects aimed at keeping people off the streets…

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  • June 15, 2017
    June 15, 2017: CEO Search Update

    From Azzani Search Consultants: June 15, 2017 Update The CEO search is progressing well with a strong diverse candidate pool.   We are moving to second and final round interviews and anticipate having them completed at the end of June or early July.  Stay tuned! April 12, 2017 Update The recruitment of the CEO is progressing…

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  • June 14, 2017
    The Health Trust’s Public Health Institute Fellows Selected to Present at APHA 2017

    The Health Trust’s Public Health Institute fellows, Cindy Tran and Rachel Horst, who work directly with our programs and Food for Everyone work, respectively, have been invited to the American Public Health Association 2017 Annual Meeting & Expo to present their abstracts. Cindy and her colleagues will give a 20-minute oral presentation (“Collaboration between insurance companies and…

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  • June 12, 2017
    Maria Garcia Promoted to Program Officer

    The Health Trust is glad to announce the promotion of Maria Garcia from Grants Administrator to Program Officer. As Program Officer, Maria will be responsible for communicating The Health Trust’s grant priorities to the community and prospective grant applicants. She will also support grantees in meeting their grant objectives and connecting grantees with other resources…

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  • May 24, 2017
    Josephine Guerrero Family Resource Center Hosts Celebration for Milpitas Children and Families

    Contact Brittany Satkoski FIRST 5 Santa Clara County 408.260.3753 MILPITAS – Today, local leaders joined young children and their families at the Josephine Guerrero Family Resource Center for an open house celebration featuring food trucks, resource tables, Potter the Otter, and free games and activities. The resource center, which held its ribbon cutting in December…

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  • May 23, 2017
    The Health Trust Magazine Spring/Summer 2017

    The Spring/Summer 2017 issue of The Health Trust Magazine takes an in depth look at our efforts to build health equity in Silicon Valley with respect to homelessness and food security. Inside you’ll learn about our program Destination: Home and its plan to end homelessness, along with the new strategies our Food For Everyone team is implementing to…

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