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We Stand For Prevention And Equity

We Stand for Prevention and Equity is a declaration of the Partnership’s commitment to prevention and equity — just and fair inclusion into a society where all can participate, prosper, and achieve their full potential–to achieve its vision of Healthy People, Healthy Places.

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Public Remarks | Convergence Partnership | 2014

Convergence Partnership Statement about Passage of the Farm Bill and Programs to Improve Access to Healthy Food

The Convergence Partnership responds to the passage of the farm bill and programs to improve access to healthy food. The farm bill includes the authorization of $125 million for the national Healthy Food Financing Initiative (HFFI) that helps revitalize communities by bringing in new, vibrant healthy food retail and by creating and preserving quality jobs for local residents. 

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Public Remarks | Convergence Partnership | 2013

The Surgeon General's Call to Action for Walking: A Step in the Right Direction for All Americans

Offers recommendations on prioritizing the walking needs of low-income people and communities of color by advancing equity in all efforts to promote walking; targeting investments in policy and environmental changes strategies that support walkability; addressing safety as a barrier to walkability; and fostering multi-field partnerships and collaboration to expand opportunities for walking.

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Public Remarks | Convergence Partnership | 2009

Public CEO Letter

This letter was released by CEO's of the Partnership's member organizations and addresses the need for prevention measures in health care reform.

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