Greater Southern Alameda County

Serving Castro Valley, Hayward, San Leandro, San Lorenzo, Union City, Newark and Fremont

Kaiser Permanente’s Greater Southern Alameda County service area includes the cities of Hayward, San Leandro, San Lorenzo, Castro Valley, North Union City, South Union City, Newark, Fremont, and unincorporated Cherryland/Ashland and is served by the San Leandro and Fremont medical centers.

In addition to providing affordable health care and coverage for its members and patients, Kaiser Permanente engages the communities it serves with a variety of resources, including grants to address identified health needs, donations, sponsorships to support community partner events and activities, in-kind donations, and volunteers.

Community Health Needs Assessment

The Kaiser Permanente 2020–2022 Community Health Needs Assessment reports for the San Leandro and Fremont medical centers reflect Kaiser Permanente’s long-standing commitment to addressing the most urgent social needs and community conditions to improve total health for all. To view the Community Health Needs Assessments for each Kaiser Foundation Hospital and submit comments, please visit the Kaiser Permanente Community Health Needs Assessments page.


Kaiser Permanente provides financial support to local nonprofit health and human services organizations with an emphasis on helping underserved communities. Grant requests must address at least one of the priority health needs identified in the medical center’s latest Community Health Needs Assessment.

Top funding priorities for Greater Southern Alameda County service area:

  1. Health Care Access and Delivery
  2. Mental Health
  3. Economic Security

Proposals for grants begin with a letter of intent, or LOI, proposal. LOIs will be reviewed and must meet solicitation requirements and expectations. Then a select number of applicants will be invited to submit an online grant application to be considered for funding. This competitive process is the only opportunity in 2020 to request grant funding from Kaiser Permanente Greater Southern Alameda County.

Please review the Greater Southern Alameda County Application Guide for more information.

San Leandro and Fremont medical centers — 2020 grant program deadlines

January 6, 2020 Begin accepting letters of intent
February 7, 2020 Letters of intent due
March 6, 2020 Selected applicants invited to submit grant application
April 6, 2020 Grant applications due
June 19, 2020 Grant awards announced
July 1, 2020 Grant cycle begins


Applications for the 2020 sponsorship funding cycle open January 6, 2020.

The Kaiser Permanente Greater Southern Alameda County partners with community-based organizations to support events and activities addressing our identified health needs and promoting healthy lifestyles, education, workforce development, and environmental stewardship.

To learn more about the sponsorship program and eligibility, please review the Greater Southern Alameda County Sponsorship Program Guide. Please note: All requests must be submitted at least 2 months before the date of the event.

For instructions on how to submit an online sponsorship application, please review the Mosaic User Guide for Sponsorship Applicants.

Contact Us

For grants:

Susanna Osorno-Crandall
Community Health Manager

For sponsorships:

Evelyn Navarro
Senior Public Affairs Representative