Healers of the Central Valley is a series of eight murals focused on health and wellness in California’s Central Valley by Judy Baca and Carlos Rogel of the Social and Public Art Resource Center (SPARC).
Sponsored by the California Endowment, the SPARC team will be completing murals in Bakersfield, Lamont, Merced, Fresno, Armona, Tulare, Modesto, and Stockton.
Our Partners include: The United Farm Workers, ACT for Women and Girls, the Dolores Huerta Foundation, El Centro Binacional para el Desarrollo Indígena Oaxaqueño, El Concilio, Community Medical Centers-Stockton, We’Ced, and the Kings County Cultural Center
Healers of the Central Valley: Lamont was created in partnership with The Dolores Huerta Foundation and tells the story of Lamont resident Manuela who overcame many barriers to fight for the health of her son Baltazar after he was diagnosed with leukemia. Healers of the Central Valley is created in support by The California Endowment and our many community partners in the Central Valley.
Community Partner: Dolores Huerta Foundation in Lamont
Location: In Situ – Bear Mountain Recreation Center in Lamont, CA
Healers of the Central Valley: Bakersfield coming soon…
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