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Every day, Blue Shield of California Foundation collaborates with forward-thinking partners to advance the well-being of all Californians.


Special Announcement:

June 23, 2020

We’re proud to announce $5.4 million in grants to prevent domestic violence, enable economic mobility, and support Black communities.

We’re seeking solutions that not only meet people where they are today, but also lead us toward a future in which California is a more equitable place for all people.

— Debbie I. Chang, MPH, Foundation President & CEO
Our Approach
Building bridges not silos

Our Approach: 

As California grows, and the needs of those in our communities change, so does the opportunity to meet new challenges with integrity, partnership, equity, and a renewed sense of what is possible.

About Us

What We Do
80% of health outcomes are not tied to health care

What We Do: 

Health is about more than just health care.

80% of health outcomes are not tied to health care. There are many factors that contribute to health—from access to affordable housing and good schools to ensuring personal and community safety. That’s why we’re focusing on the following three areas of work:

Resources + Ideas

Resources + Ideas

We’re learning a lot from our grantees, staff, and other partners.