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Narratives around race can give rise to policies and systems that exacerbate and reproduce inequities. The result can create stark differences by race in how well and how long people live. Join our webinar on June 15 at 3pm ET for examples and resources that can help you create narratives to advance equity.

For more than a decade, the County Health Rankings have examined the multiple factors that impact how long and how well we live and have shown there are stark differences in health and opportunity by place. COVID-19 has exacerbated these differences. Read our message to the field to learn more about our goals as a program as we look to the future.

Curated Strategy Lists are helpful resources to support community change efforts around specific topics and themes. Each list includes evidence-informed programs, policies, and systems changes that can help address complex health problems, systemic social issues, and local community needs and priorities. 

From the Blog

Aligning Partnerships for a Better Tomorrow

March 11, 2021

Nearly a decade ago, the Walker Area Community Foundation (WACF), a local grant-making organization, started looking at the poor health outcomes and were determined...