Based in rural Plumas County, California, Sierra Institute works with rural areas to build their capacity, creating resilient and sustainable rural communities.
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Our Sierra Fellows Program focuses on rural community development by working collaboratively within these communities to recognize their greatest needs, and develop projects that will help address some of the challenges rural mountain communities often face.
Rural Community Development Initiative focuses on providing organizational and technical capacity building assistance for rural communities working to advance utilization of woody biomass across California.
The Sierra Institute is partnering with eleven health care providers in rural Northern California in efforts to create The Northern California Telehealth Network, which will improve and expand Telehealth programs, allowing for easier access to health care services across the region.