The San Joaquín Valley is often considered “ground zero” for health and environmental disparities. But the region is also home to organizations that are doing some amazing health- and environmental-related work.

Access to healthy food/obesity:

Clean air and water:

Environmental Justice:

Legal assistance for communities:


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Further reading on health in the San Joaquín Valley:

Did I leave an organization or a book off this list? Please contact me with suggestions: rplevin(a), or @HarvestHealth on Twitter.