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Blue Fund: Stay Informed

BlueCross BlueShield Opens 2020 Blue Fund Grant Cycle

March 2, 2020

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York’s Blue Fund is accepting letters of intent online through March 27, 2020 for grants to organizations and initiatives that align with at least one of its key focus areas. These include behavioral health, cardiovascular health, health-care workforce development and healthy children. 

Blue Fund Awards $2.5 million to 12 WNY Organizations

October 3, 2019

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York has awarded $2.5 million in grants to 12 major health-based projects across Western New York that will have a positive impact on behavioral health, cardiovascular health, diabetes, health-care workforce development, healthy children, and the opioid epidemic. These grants follow a $2.7 million investment from the Blue Fund in 2018 that supported nine projects that are already benefitting the community. 

BlueCross BlueShield Opens 2019 Blue Fund Grant Cycle

January 7, 2019

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York’s Blue Fund is accepting letters of intent online through Feb. 4, 2019 for grants to organizations and initiatives that align with at least one of its key focus areas. These include behavioral health, cardiovascular health, diabetes, health-care workforce development, healthy children and the opioid epidemic.

Blue Fund Awards $2.7 Million to Nine WNY Organizations

November 7, 2018

As part of its inaugural Blue Fund grant cycle, BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York today announced $2.7 million in grant funding to nine major health-based projects across Western New York. The not-for-profit, community-based health plan launched the Blue Fund in July 2018, to support organizations and initiatives that work collaboratively to address key health areas and demonstrate enhanced measurable outcomes for the community.

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York Announces Blue Fund

July 18, 2018

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York today announced the creation of the Blue Fund, a new health-focused grants program. The Blue Fund will award major grants in Western New York, totaling approximately $1 million to $3 million annually, to organizations and initiatives that have a positive impact on key health areas. These include behavioral health, cardiovascular health, diabetes, health care workforce development, healthy children and the opioid epidemic.