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BSCF News in 2014

Below is a collection of recent Blue Shield of California Foundation press releases. For media inquiries regarding Foundation program areas and grantmaking, please email Andrew Kolbenschlag, Senior Public Affairs Associate.

With $4.9 Million in Q4 Grants, Blue Shield of California Foundation Reaches Over $31 Million in Annual Giving

December 17, 2014

Funds throughout 2014 have been awarded to organizations working to end domestic violence and ensure access to healthcare for California’s underserved  San Francisco, CA (Dec 15, 2014) — Today, Blue...

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Blue Shield of California Foundation Awards $5 Million in Third-Quarter Grants

September 16, 2014

Funding will help integrate domestic violence prevention into California’s healthcare safety net to ensure access to care & services for the state’s most vulnerable San Francisco, CA (September...

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With $8.8 Million in Q2 Funding, Blue Shield of California Foundation Reaches $300 Million in Total Giving

June 24, 2014

Since inception, the Foundation has provided grants to advance California’s healthcare safety net and prevent and address domestic violence San Francisco, CA (June 24, 2014) — Today, Blue Shield of...

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Foundation Announces 2014 Graduates of the Clinic Leadership Institute’s Emerging Leaders Program

June 23, 2014

Professionals from California’s healthcare safety net complete training to advance their careers and capacity to serve low-income patients San Francisco, CA, June 23, 2014 – On Saturday, June 21,...

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Blue Shield of California Foundation Joins National Pledge to Support Veterans and Military Families

April 30, 2014

Million-dollar commitment is part of broader effort to engage philanthropic and nonprofit leadersaround the issue of veteran and military family wellbeing San Francisco, CA (April 30, 2014)—Today,...

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New Effort Engages Healthcare Field to Address Domestic Violence in California

April 2, 2014

Cross-sector collaboration aims to improve screenings and expand access to services for survivors  San Francisco, CA (April 2, 2014) — Today, Blue Shield of California Foundation announced a new...

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Blue Shield of California Foundation Announces $11.9 Million in First-Quarter Funding

March 24, 2014

New grants will support activities & organizations at the intersection of healthcare and domestic violence, and advance innovation across the safety net San Francisco, CA (March 25, 2014) —...

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California Community Health Professionals Chosen for Leadership Training

January 14, 2014

Clinic Leadership Institute launches its seventh cohort of emerging leaders San Francisco, CA (January 15, 2014) – Blue Shield of California Foundation announced today the seventh cohort of the...

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New Report Identifies Ways to Reduce Income-Related Healthcare Disparities

January 7, 2014

Survey of Californians finds clear communication and patient-provider connection can level the healthcare playing field San Francisco, CA (January 7, 2014) — Vast differences in the healthcare...

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