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In the Community

Kaiser Permanente supports a range of activities to enrich the health of our communities. Through our local grants program, we support, strengthen and enhance programs and organizations that address the health needs of our most vulnerable residents.
The Napa-Solano area includes the Solano County communities of Benicia, Dixon, Fairfield, Rio Vista, Suisun City, Vacaville, and Vallejo, and the Napa County communities of American Canyon, Calistoga, Napa, Oakville, Rutherford, St. Helena, and Yountville.
Through a community needs assessment, we identify priority health and social needs to guide our contributions to the community. The health priority needs identified for 2014 to 2016 are:

  • Access to care
    access to culturally appropriate, affordable health care
  • Health Eating
    access to affordable healthy food
  • Violence Prevention
    lack of safe places to walk, bike, exercise or play
  • Workforce Development
    lack of employment and affordable training

Each year through our sponsorship process, Kaiser Permanente supports organizations that improve the health of the communities we serve and businesses that improve economic vitality and community growth and development. For more information about our grant process, visit Napa-Solano Community Benefit.

To learn more about the many ways Kaiser Permanente supports Napa and Solano area communities, check out the latest KP in the Community Napa-Solano e-newsletter.

Contact us:
Charmaine Gandy
Assoc. Community Benefit Specialist
707-651-4665
Email questions to: Napa-Solano-Community-Benefit@kp.org.


Kaiser Permanente Community Giving Grants 2015


2B Successful Youth

Academic Enrichment Program
$15,000 grant

Aldea Children & Family Services
Behavioral Healthcare Integration
$20,000 grant

American Heart Association
Kids/Teens Cook with Heart
$60,000 grant

Area Agency on Aging
Latino Outreach Napa Solano
$20,000 grant

Artists Conservatory of Music
Music Matters for Low-Income Students
$10,000 grant

Benicia Community Action Council
Senior Home Delivered Meals Program
$8,000 grant

Benicia Unified School District
Nutrition Education and Tasting
$15,000 grant

Benicia Unified School District
Second Step
$15,000 grant

Caminar
Solano Region Case Management Program
$15,000 grant

Children’s Health Initiative Napa
Medi-Cal Access Improvement Project
$20,000 grant

Children’s Network of Solano
Solano Resource Connection
$90,000 grant

Children’s Nurturing Project
Trauma Informed Schools
$20,000 grant

Community Health Clinic Ole
Complex Care Management & Care
$20,000 grant

COPE Family Center
Healthy Families America Home Visitation
$20,000 grant

Dixon Family Services
Mental Health Continuum of Care (MHCC)
$15,000 grant

Fairfield Community Services Foundation
Fun on the Run
$15,000 grant

Fairfield PAL
Job Training & PAL Outreach Program
$20,000 grant

Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District
Punishment-Based Solutions (PBIS)
$18,000 grant

Faith in Action
Senior Voices (Counseling without Walls)
$15,000 grant

Food Bank of CC & Solano
Farm 2 Kids Program
$25,000 grant

Fresh Approach
VeggieRX Program
$10,000 grant

Girls on the Run Napa Solano
Fall 2015/Spring2016 Programming
$20,000 grant

Global Center for Success
Adult Education & Skills Training
$9,000 grant

Leaven
Leaven Program Expansion
$50,000 grant

Meals on Wheels Solano
Elder Nutrition Services
$20,000 grant

Mission Solano Rescue Mission
Auto Donation Job Skills Training Program
$10,000 grant

Napa Emergency Women’s Services
Healthy Relationships Outreach & Education
$15,000 grant

Napa Valley Education Foundation
Wellness Center Initiative
$15,000 grant

Napa Valley Hospice & Adult Day
Transitions Palliative Care Program
$20,000 grant

On the Move
Project LEEP
$50,000 grant

Planned Parenthood Shasta-Pacific
Reducing the Risk
$25,000 grant

Rio Vista CARE, Inc.
Rural and Youth Services Expansion
$20,000 grant

Solano Coalition for Better Health
Faith-Based Health Diabetes Prevention
$15,000 grant

Solano County HSS
Mobile HIV/HCV Testing Project
$20,000 grant

UpValley Family Centers of Napa
CLARO/CLARA Youth Mentoring Program
$25,000 grant

Vacaville Neighborhood Boys Girls Club
Junior Staff & SMART Moves Program
$25,000 grant

YIPPIE Foundation
YIPPIE Kaiser Kids
$5,000 grant