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.

Theresa Fay-Bustillos brings expertise & experience to the Foundation to help advance its mission SAN FRANCISCO, CA (August 17, 2017) – Blue Shield of California Foundation announced today the... Read more

San Francisco, CA (July 6, 2017) – Today Blue Shield of California Foundation announced the 2017 graduating class of the Clinic Leadership Institute’s (CLI) Emerging Leaders program . The... Read more

Nine community-centered groups get aid to support the most vulnerable Californians San Francisco, CA (March 22, 2017) – Today, Blue Shield of California Foundation announced support for nine... Read more

Blue Shield of California Foundation is proud to announce the 10 th cohort of the Clinic Leadership Institute’s (CLI) Emerging Leaders program . Twenty-eight participants were selected for their... Read more

San Francisco, CA (February 6, 2017) - Blue Shield of California Foundation announced today $1.32 million to support nine organizations as part of the first phase of its “Act Now” fund, a rapid-... Read more

San Francisco, CA (December 20, 2016) – Blue Shield of California Foundation announced today $3.9 million in fourth-quarter grantmaking, raising its total 2016 giving to more than $29 million to... Read more

Both board members bring energy and expertise to advance the Foundation’s strategy for social impact San Francisco, CA (Dec. 13, 2016) — Blue Shield of California Foundation announced today the... Read more

Patient-engagement strategies, “eConsult” are key to building health center capacity San Francisco, CA (September 22, 2016) – Blue Shield of California Foundation announced today $8.9 million in... Read more

July 13, 2016 - The California Accountable Communities for Health Initiative (CACHI) announced today that six local communities from across the state will receive up to $5.1 million in total funding... Read more

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