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Blue Cross Foundation Awards $1.5 Million

Projects focus on income, employment, education, social support and community safety

06/30/2015


Blue Cross Foundation Seeks Proposals for Million Dollar Funding Opportunity

One- and two-year grants of $25,000 to $100,000 available

02/09/2015


Blue Cross Foundation Welcomes New Members to its Board of Directors

Nancy Vyskocil and Bukata Hayes Join Blue Cross Foundation Board

01/12/2015


Blue Cross Foundation Awards $4.3 Million in 2014

Grants Improve Health in Minnesota Communities

12/18/2014


Grants Awarded to Increase Participation in Parent Aware Ratings

Blue Cross Foundation Awards Grants to Increase Quality of Early Care and Education Programs

06/30/2014


The Blue Cross Foundation Awards $1.7 Million

Awards support health impact assessments and accessing health care coverage

04/02/2014


Funding Available to Increase Participation in Parent Aware Ratings

Blue Cross Foundation Supports Increased Quality of Early Care and Education Programs

03/25/2014


Twelve nonprofits awarded $580,000

Connect for Health grants help build connections in communities

09/17/2013


Three Public Libraries Awarded Grants through Blue Cross Foundation

Public Libraries for Health helps improve the health of community residents

07/11/2013


Funding Available for Blue Cross Foundation's Connect for Health

​Program supports projects that build connections and improve communities

06/10/2013


Blue Cross Foundation Awards $700,000

​Program will help eligible uninsured low-income Minnesotans get health care coverage

03/11/2013


Funding Available for Blue Cross Foundation's Public Libraries for Health

​Program supports community health-related programs through Minnesota’s libraries

02/22/2013


HIA Training

​Training precedes release of upcoming, competitive funding opportunity

01/24/2013


Increasing Access to Coverage

New grantmaking opportunity focused on increasing health care coverage for low-income Minnesotans

11/19/2012


Four Libraries Awarded Grants through the Blue Cross Foundation

​Public Libraries for Health helps improve health of community residents

09/24/2012


Blue Cross Foundation Seeks Proposals for Building Health Equity Together Grants

​Projects will address improving community conditions that affect health in low-income communities

08/08/2012


07/24/2012


What's Going on at The Blue Cross Foundation

7/01/2015
The Foundation has awarded $1.5 million across the state for creative work to address social and economic influences that affect health.

Who Got Grants?
6/25/2015
Medical/legal partnerships are addressing longer term influences on health. Learn about Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid's work in this news story.

Learn More
4/08/2015
See what creative youth are doing at the Mpls. Library to develop talent and improve health with I Dream at the Library.

View video
4/02/2015
Grantee Better Futures Minnesota was recently featured in a news story "Out of Prison, "Out of Poverty."

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Media contact

Julie Eastling
Communications Lead
Julie_A_Eastling@bluecrossmn.com
(651) 662-6574

1750 Yankee Doodle Road
Eagan, MN 55121​

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