Marin City is the ideal place for a pilot project that can improve health and wellness.
- Marin City’s Black residents live 16 years less than residents of Ross. Read more from Profile of Marin.
- Barriers for residents of Marin City include food desert and higher unemployment. Learn more about Social Determinants of Health.
- The Marin City K-8 school was ordered desegregated by the California Attorney General in response to a lack of teachers and educational resources. See how the community is healing.
As a small, geographically separated community, residents are often misunderstood or forgotten by those zipping by along Highway 101. Read more about the vibrant history of Marin City, and program innovation by Marin City Health & Wellness Center (the sponsor of the Health & Housing Hub).
Better yet, help share our story! Are you involved in a group in Marin County?
Are you willing to say a few words during “public comment”?
Do you know want to gather some of your friends to learn more from a member of our staff or board?
Can you share our project brochure with friends?
Help us to create a “ripple effect” to reach more people who may be interested in learning about the history and people who live in Marin City!