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About the Program

The California Wellness Foundation is proud to recognize the Public Policy Leadership Award honorees. The purpose of the Foundation's Public Policy Leadership Award is to publicly recognize and acknowledge departing legislators and state officeholders who have championed public policies that improve the health of underserved Californians. The award is limited to those legislators or state officeholders who have termed out of both houses of the Legislature or their current state office.


How to Apply to the Advancing Wellness Grants Program

  1. Click on How To Apply.
  2. Review the instructions for completing the online letter of interest.
  3. Click “Start a New LOI” to create an account and complete the LOI. All applicants new to the Cal Wellness Grants Portal must create a password-protected account before completing the LOI.

Our Mission

To protect and improve the health and wellness of the people of California by increasing access to health care, quality education, good jobs, healthy environments and safe neighborhoods.


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