Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Community Health Leaders

For twenty years, the Robert Wood Johnson Community Health Leaders program recognized and honored a total of 206 extraordinary individuals who have overcome daunting obstacles to improve health and health care in their communities, especially among society’s most vulnerable populations.


Harris Foundation

1330 Post Oak Boulevard, Suite 2550
Houston, TX, 77056-3057


Janice Ford Griffin
Program Director


Jennifer Herrera
Deputy Director


Celebrating 20 Years of Community Health Leaders

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Remarks from Sallie George, program officer

Progam Officer Sallie George

"RWJF is engaged in fostering a culture of health in America, where everyone not only has access to good health care but also the opportunity to lead long, healthy and productive lives.  It’s an ambitious enterprise, and one that community health leaders help achieve every day by working to strengthen the health of communities across America."


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