Our Work in Action

Vision without action is merely a dream. Action without vision just passes the time. Vision with action can change the world.
– Joel A. Barker
Through funding from the Texas Department of State Health Services, CommonHealth ACTION (CHA) has developed a two-day, interactive curriculum and workshop to build the capacity of Transforming Texas contractors to address health disparities and disproportionalities…
PLACE MATTERS is a national initiative designed to build the capacity of leaders and communities around the country to identify and address social, economic, and environmental factors that shape health inequities. Since 2006, nineteen PLACE…
As part of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation's commitment to improve conditions for children living in Mississippi, CommonHealth ACTION was awarded a two-year grant to design and provide technical assistance to grantees working in and serving…
The National Black Caucus of State Legislators contracted with CommonHealth ACTION to provide editorial services for the organization’s magazine, The Legislator, and organizational management support services. In addition, CHA provides integrated meeting services for the…
Since 2012, CommonHealth ACTION has been using a Collective Impact approach to build a community collaborative in the heart of the Mississippi Delta, Sunflower County. The newly formed Sunflower County United for Children (SCUC) is…