About the Kelly Foundation
The Kelly Foundation has a long history of recognition and support for the vitality and prosperity of the Greater Sacramento area. We envision a region where everyone has a chance to live in a safe and affordable home, has access to meaningful work, a sustainable environment, healthy food, and quality education, where each person’s ability to thrive is connected to the well-being of the community.
Character and Integrity
Children, Youth Assistance & Education
To advance access to quality education, training for meaningful work, and mental wellness support for children and youth.
Provide a pathway to basic needs, education, mental wellness, and career success for children and youth of all abilities.
Invest in strengthening of the food system, including supporting effective community partnerships, to ensure access to healthy and nutritious food so no one goes hungry.
Support innovative solutions and increased coordination, addressing and reducing food insecurity.
Support a system of proven and effective interventions, programs and services for the unhoused.
An improved and responsive system that makes an impact on the welfare of our community.
Health and Human Services
Support a strong healthcare system that protects the community as a whole, with an emphasis on access to mental/behavioral health and substance abuse services.
Improved coordination and increased access to healthcare services for those with the least access and opportunity.
Conservation, Open Space and Climate
To conserve and protect the future of our physical environment and our communities.
To support conservation, awareness and sustainable management of California’s environment, wildlife, natural habitat, open space, wetlands, watersheds, forests and trees, for both natural and recreational uses.