About Us


CCHI Foundation Partners

The philanthropic community is a significant partner in supporting the statewide vision and development of California Coverage & Health Initiatives (CCHI). They are responsible partners who share their financial means to identify responsive solutions to our State’s complicated and changing health care system. They remain strong in their core principles and grant making in support of local Children’s/Community Health Initiatives throughout the state.

  • Founded in California more than 40 years ago, Health Net
    believes every person deserves a safety net for their health, regardless of age, income, employment status or current state of health. That's why we provide health coverage for every stage of life and advance health equity with innovative approaches to care. Today, Health Net's 2,600 employees and 90,000 network providers serve three million members throughout California. We offer an array of health plans, including Medi-Cal, Medicare and individual and family plans.

  • The mission of DHCS
    is to provide Californians with access to affordable, integrated, high-quality health care, including medical, dental, mental health, substance use treatment services and long-term care. Our vision is to preserve and improve the overall health and well-being of all Californians.

  • The David and Lucile Packard Foundation is a private foundation that provides grants to not-for-profit organizations. It was created in 1964 by David Packard, co-founder of the Hewlett-Packard Company, and his wife Lucile Salter Packard. The foundation’s goals are to “improve the lives of children, enable creative pursuit of science, advance reproductive health, and conserve and restore earth’s natural systems.

  • The California Endowment’s mission is to expand access to affordable, quality health care for underserved individuals and communities, and to promote fundamental improvements in the health status of all Californians.

  • For more than sixty years, Kaiser Permanente has been committed to its members and the communities it serves to ensure everyone gets the health care they need to make better health a reality for all.

Partner Organizations/Stakeholders

CCHI staff and members maintain constant contact with stakeholders, including children advocacy organizations, foundations, and state and federal policymakers. CCHI works with these groups to exchange information about new developments, educate decision-makers about the importance of coverage to all children, and to make sure that CHIs are incorporated into local and state plans for service delivery and funding streams. Some of our key partners are: