History of WLC

From its beginning in 2000, WLC has been working with community partners to help educate, exercise and enforce the rights of low-income individuals and families in our community. WLC now serves San Benito, Santa Cruz and Monterey counties.

WLC Looking Back

Looking back… the history of WLC


Over the years, WLC has been recognized by numerous awards, including:

The James Irvine Foundation Leadership Award
The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy (ACS) – David Carliner Public Interest Award
The State of California Division of Workers’ Compensation Carrie Nevans Community Award
The California Wellness Foundation Leadership and Sabbatical Award
National Association of Community Health Center Outstanding Migrant Health Public Service Award
The Pajaro Valley Community Health Trust Phil Rather Award for Leadership in Health Care
Santa Cruz County United Way Partner Agency of the Year 2013