BSCF News in 2006

Below is a collection of recent Blue Shield of California Foundation press releases. For media inquiries regarding Foundation program areas and grantmaking, please email Christine Maulhardt, Communications Manager.

Blue Shield of California Foundation Awards $6.3 Million to Promote Health Care Access and Quality

December 19, 2006

$63,000 Will Fund Health Coverage for 50 San Luis Obispo County Children San Francisco, December 19, 2006 – As many as 50 children in San Luis Obispo County will receive health care coverage funded...

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Blue Shield of California Foundation Awards $13.2 Million Statewide to Promote Health Care Access and Quality, and to End Domestic Violence

September 5, 2006

Giving for 2006 Expected to Reach Nearly $30 Million San Francisco, Sept. 5, 2006 – The Blue Shield of California Foundation (BSCF) today announced grants of $13.2 million to 315 nonprofit...

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Blue Shield of California Foundation to Offer Free Online Training for Doctors Treating Domestic Violence Victims

July 13, 2006

San Francisco, July 13, 2006 – An innovative online training and education program to help California doctors better fulfill their important role in treating victims of domestic violence now is...

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100,000 Lives Campaign: California Statements of Support & Media Contacts

June 14, 2006

SAN FRANCISCO, June 14, 2006 – In California, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s (IHI’s) 100,000 Lives Campaign is supported by a number of healthcare organizations and foundations, including...

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Blue Shield of California Foundation Awards $3.12 Million to Nonprofits Statewide

May 17, 2006

$200,000 Will Go to Tulare County Healthy Kids Program San Francisco, May 17, 2006 – The Blue Shield of California Foundation today announced that it is making grants of $3.12 million to 14 nonprofit...

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Health Care Foundations Announce $4.5 Million Program to Speed Adoption of Electronic Records in Community Clinics

May 4, 2006

San Francisco, May 4, 2006 – Three leading health care foundations today announced the creation of a new $4.5 million grant making program to speed the adoption of electronic health records (EHR) in...

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Blue Shield of California Foundation Awards $4.25 Million to Nonprofits Statewide

February 23, 2006

$127,000 will go to Orange County CaliforniaKids Program San Francisco, February 23, 2006 – The Blue Shield of California Foundation today announced grants of $4.25 million designed to help the...

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