Healthy RC

Cancelled - 3rd Annual Teen Summit

UPDATE: March 12, 2020 - The 3rd Annual Teen Summit has been canelled. The City of Rancho Cucamonga has been closely monitoring the impacts of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus)  in our region. Out of an abundance of caution and in alignment with orders from San Bernardino County officials to cancel large gatherings, the 3rd Annual Teen Summit has been cancelled. 

Canceled - Shredding Event 2020

UPDATE: March 16, 2020 - The Shredding Event 2020 has been cancelled.

The City of Rancho Cucamonga has been closely monitoring the impacts of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in our region. Out of an abundance of caution and in alignment with orders from San Bernardino County officials to cancel large gatherings, the Shredding Event 2020 has been cancelled.

Evolution Fresh Joins Rancho Cucamonga's Green Business Recognition Program

Rancho Cucamonga, California – Evolution Fresh has joined the City of Rancho Cucamonga’s Green Business Recognition Program which recognizes businesses who have demonstrated a commitment towards environmental sustainability. Evolution Fresh, located at 11655 Jersey Boulevard, is the food manufacturing plant for the cold pressed (high pressure-processed) juices. Evolution Fresh purchases, manufactures, and processes fruits and vegetables to create the cold pressed drinks that are distributed throughout the United States.

2020 CENSUS

On Wednesday, September 4, 2019, Rancho Cucamonga's City Council formally proclaimed its commitment to the 2020 Census efforts in the region, particularly in working towards ensuring that every person living in Rancho Cucamonga is counted.  In partnership with the State of California, other local governments, businesses, schools, community organizations, and the Census Bureau, the City of Rancho Cucamonga is committed to robust outreach and communication strategies, focusing on reaching the hardest-to-count individuals of the community.

Mental Health

Mental health was identified as a community health priority by the Rancho Cucamonga residents during the Strategic Planning process. The Healthy RC Mental Health Subcommittee develops strategies and initiatives to de-stigmatize mental health and direct resources available through the Your Mind Matters mental health awareness mental health campaigns and symposiums. Community members are invited to engage in dialogue and take action in building a positive culture of mental health that is free from stigma.

Community Champions

Since 2010 the Community Champions (Campeones para la Communidad) have provided Latino residents with leadership training and encouraged participation in local government activities. Community Champions develop policies and programs to improve our community's health and focus on areas of our City that have the greatest need. We are community members working together to improve the health and wellness of Rancho Cucamonga We look at health broadly, making a difference in the 8 community health priorities, from mental health to healthy aging to healthy eating and active living.

Youth Leaders

Healthy RC Youth Leaders, started in 2011, give teens an active meaningful voice and empowers teens to represent their peers to take action and promote a healthier community. This unique program provides students with the leadership experience and local government knowledge to work on issues that matter to them. The Youth Leaders work on developing policies and initiatives to promote health living. Youth Leaders meet twice a month during the academic school year at City Hall. Applicants must be 12-17 (middle or high school) to apply.