A Health Funder Puts Women of Color Front and Center of Latest Work

The California Wellness Foundation is putting up $13 million over the next five years to better health outcomes for women of color through two distinct initiatives tackling issues that disproportionately affect nonwhite women. Part of the funding will go toward treatment and prevention of HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted infections. The rest will support an initiative in partnership with Root & Rebound focused on reentry and jobs for formerly incarcerated women of color in the Fresno area. Read the full article here.