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.

Half of new funding to train and develop next wave of leaders in California’s community health centers San Francisco, June 25, 2012 — Blue Shield of California Foundation (BSCF) today announced over... Read more

Program helps prepare the next generation of leaders in community health centers San Francisco, June 22, 2012 – This Saturday, twenty-one leaders from community clinics across California will... Read more

Experts Believe Prevention in Middle School Matters Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Blue Shield of California Foundation and Futures Without Violence join forces to Promote Healthy Relationships... Read more

San Francisco, March 28, 2012 — Blue Shield of California Foundation has hired Melissa Rodgers to direct the Foundation’s Heath Care and Coverage program. Rodgers, a public-interest attorney with... Read more

Core support dollars to help community health centers, domestic violence agencies during time of change San Francisco, March 21, 2012 — Blue Shield of California Foundation (BSCF) today announced $11... Read more

Twenty-six emerging leaders to participate in the program’s fifth class San Francisco, January 26, 2012 – Blue Shield of California Foundation (BSCF) has selected twenty-six community health clinic... Read more

Major funding to build the next span in California’s bridge to health reform, increase cultural competency of domestic violence services San Francisco, December 14, 2011 — Blue Shield of California... Read more

Funds to strengthen role of schools, public hospitals, and clinics in California safety net San Francisco, September 7, 2011 — Blue Shield of California Foundation (BSCF) today announced $2 million... Read more

Graduates’ leadership will be critical for navigating the rapidly changing healthcare environment San Francisco, June 23, 2011 – Twenty-one community clinic leaders will graduate from Blue Shield of... Read more