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The Terrance Keenan Leadership Award in Health Philanthropy has been considered a lifetime achievement award, but in presenting it to Blue Shield of California Foundation’s Chief Program Director...

Small and large forms of support for survivors of domestic violence, such as help with a car repair or rent, go far beyond helping one person today. Since exposure to violence at an early age...

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This piece originally appeared in CalMatters. Soon, communities across California will receive an unprecedented infusion of federal funding through the American Rescue Plan Act. While these funds can...

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A Q&A with California reporters covering economic inequality Journalism can inform and empower communities, can lead to policy and business changes, and can bring more voices into the discussion...

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This blog originally appeared on the Blue Shield News Center. A healthy, inclusive, representative democracy is key to good physical and mental health. An estimated 80% of our health outcomes are...

Estudio revela diferencias sociales entre californios
By: Foundation staff

El nuevo coronavirus introdujo un sinfín de incertidumbre en nuestras vidas, pero también ha expuesto desigualdades que ya estaban presentes en nuestra sociedad, y, en algunos casos las ha hecho aún más pronunciadas.

Mending California's Great Divide
By: Foundation staff

Este artículo está disponible en Español aquí. For all the uncertainty the novel coronavirus has introduced in our lives, it’s exposed social disparities we’ve known to exist all along, and in some...

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This blog originally appeared on the Blue Shield News Center. California farmland is often called “America’s salad bowl,” as our country’s largest producer of fresh produce, but it can also be a...

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After a successful first year, Children’s Council’s Family Child Care Business Incubator is expanding to secure the future of California’s child care workers and the families that they serve The...