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Education is essential to achieving a comfortable standard of living, job satisfaction, and good health. Education provides people with the skills and tools they need to understand and navigate the world.

Through Health Action, Cradle to Career Sonoma County promotes educational attainment by connecting all segments of the educational continuum – early childhood, K-12, college/technical training, careers – with broad community support to improve the educational, economic, and health outcomes for all Sonoma County youth.

Cradle to Career

Vision: All children and youth reach their fullest potential at every stage in life.

  • Connect: We bring community partners together to share innovative ideas, promote promising practices, and leverage the unique talents, perspectives, and resources that each offers.
  • Educate: We educate and engage the community on critical issues and raise awareness about strategies that best support our local children and youth.
  • Amplify: We identify and amplify approaches that work and seek to find support and resources to scale promising practices.

Goal 3

Goal 3 support every young adultSupport every young adult to prepare for and complete the highest level of postsecondary education or training to achieve their career goals.

Cradle to Career

Cradle to Career

Cradle to Career Sonoma County is a historic partnership that connects all segments of the educational continuum with broad community support – early childhood, K-12, college/technical training, careers.

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Connected Efforts

is a cross-sector partnership guided by the vision of local collective impact initiatives, Upstream Investment and Cradle to Career.

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