California’s multisector programs provide a model for investments that respond to communities’ interconnected needs.
The Strategic Growth Council (SGC), a cabinet-level council, leads the state’s multisector initiatives. The legislature established the Strategic Growth Council to foster interagency coordination. SGC grant programs, research, initiatives, and interagency coordination seek community-centered solutions that promote equity and provide multiple benefits The Council is chaired by the Director of the Office of Planning and Research and includes the secretaries of the following agencies: Department of Food and Agriculture, Business, Consumer Services and Housing Agency, Natural Resources Agency, Environmental Protection Agency, Health and Human Services Agency, and the State Transportation Agency. The Council also includes three members of the public appointed by the Governor, the State Assembly, and the State Senate.
Strategic Growth Council Programs