Contact: Owen Heleen
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF MASSACHUSETTS FOUNDATION AWARDS $1,205,000 IN GRANTS TO PROMOTE THE HEALTH INTERESTS OF MASSACHUSETTS CONSUMERS IN COVERAGE AND AFFORDABILITY
BOSTON – September 13, 2011 – The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation has awarded $1,205,000 in grants to 24 community organizations in Massachusetts whose missions are dedicated to promoting the health care needs of uninsured and low-income residents. The grants range from $40,000 to $75,000 per year, and represent the first of two years of funding.