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.

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

San Francisco, June 9, 2011 — Blue Shield of California Foundation (BSCF) today announced nearly $7 million in second quarter grants, the bulk of which are aimed at strengthening the leadership of... Read more

Blue Shield of California Foundation Announces $9 million in First Quarter Grants Marianne Jackson, Vivian Clecak Join Foundation Board of Directors San Francisco, March 22, 2011 — Blue Shield of... Read more

Nearly $7 million in new grants will provide core operating support and provide help for clinics’ transformation under health reform San Francisco, March 16, 2011 — Blue Shield of California... Read more