Making Health Happen… Together!
Fresno Building Healthy Communities is a coalition of residents, young people and community-based organizations working together to foster and encourage thriving communities where all children and families can live healthy, safe and productive lives.
Central, southeast and southwest Fresno residents are coming together to address critical issues in order to create #OneHealthyFresno for all.
Community eNewsletter – Development Code Rushed through Planning Commission
After more than a dozen public testimonies urging the commission for more time for public review, the Fresno Planning Commission voted to recommend the approval of the updated Development Code to the Fresno City Council.
Local Leaders Agree… Health is Happening in Fresno!
At the Fresno Building Healthy Communities’ Champion Awards, local leaders had some great things to say about working with the coalition and their work to help create #OneHealthyFresno for all.
Honoring our Community Champions
A group of eight hard-working individuals and three community-based organizations were honored earlier this month for their leadership and contributions to create communities where all children can thrive at our Community Champions Awards.
#Health4All Tour Makes Stop in Fresno
It was a time for celebration for more than 75 Fresno Building Healthy Communities leaders last week. Senator Ricardo Lara (D – Bell Gardens) made a stop in southwest Fresno to meet with community advocates and partners on his #Health4All Statewide Tour to celebrate securing $40 million to cover undocumented children starting May 2016.
Community Leaders Secure Update to the
Parks Master Plan
Thanks to the hard work of our community leaders, Fresno City Council voted unanimously to support and allocate $450,000 to update the City of Fresno Parks Master Plan in the upcoming fiscal year.
Fresno Building Healthy Communities work focuses in key areas inspired by our community’s stated priorities. Our partners work in teams to influence policy and change systems through actions and advocacy.