Press Releases

Below is a collection of recent Blue Shield of California Foundation press releases. For media inquiries regarding Foundation program areas and grantmaking, please email Rachael Kagan, Director of Communications and Public Affairs.

Consensus grows on need for new responses to domestic violence. SAN FRANCISCO (March 24, 2021) – Californians are unevenly experiencing the devastating impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, with people of... Read more

This press release originally appeared in Blue Shield of California's News Center: Nonprofit health plan’s contributions support efforts to achieve health equity and end domestic violence in... Read more

Lisa Davis brings decades of experience as a global business and IT executive with extensive cross-industry experience. SAN FRANCISCO (January 13, 2021) — Lisa Davis , Senior Vice President of... Read more

$10.6 Million in Grants Support Mission to be the Healthiest State and End Domestic Violence SAN FRANCISCO, CA (September 22, 2020) – Blue Shield of California Foundation announced today more than $... Read more

Newly created role emphasizes evaluation and data strategy to advance the Foundation’s systems change goals and drive greater impact SAN FRANCISCO (August 26, 2020) — Ana Jackson, an accomplished... Read more

Adriane Lamar Snider brings leadership and passion for serving communities facing the greatest challenges SAN FRANCISCO (July 14, 2020) — Adriane Lamar Snider, a non-profit executive with two decades... Read more

SAN FRANCISCO (July 10, 2020) — Rachael Kagan, a strategic leader with two decades of experience leading communications for California health care organizations, has been named director of... Read more

Chang brings dynamic leadership experience in federal, state, and community health SAN FRANCISCO (February 12, 2020) – Blue Shield of California Foundation announced today the appointment of Debbie I... Read more

San Francisco, CA (October 22, 2019) – Blue Shield of California Foundation announced today the appointment of Annie Z. Wong , CPA, as the organization’s new director of finance, operations, and... Read more