Kaiser Permanente's work in the community uniquely combines investments from our health plan as well as our hospitals and often includes medical expertise, health research, clinical programs, and volunteers.
Total community investment
In charitable care and coverage
In grants, donations and services **
Students and adults reached through Educational Theatre
invested in 121 Thriving Schools * programs and activities
Physicians and employee volunteers
With a $125,000 investment the Boys & Girls Club of Stanislaus and the West Modesto King Kennedy Neighborhood Collaborative implemented a Triple Play after school program in Modesto High Schools that helped students eat more fresh produce, engage in more physical activity, and better understand the relationship between behaviors, choices and health.
At Eisenhut Elementary, an after-school program combines gardening, dance and exercise with healthy snacks, art and academics to help students thrive. Each child takes home a bulging bag of fresh produce and pantry staples twice a month. “I never tried it before. Lettuce is really good.” - Miraya Mireles, 8, Eisenhut student
Assure that low-income youth and young adults have access to health education, with materials and tools that increase their use of preventive health services.
Increase access to healthy foods,
and support schools in low-income neighborhoods to improve the health and wellness of students and employees through improved nutrition, increased physical activity, and access to
Support public health and safety net providers in providing weight loss and maintenance counseling.