Foundation Awards $3.5 Million In Access Grants

Monday, February 14, 2005

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 14, 2005

 

CONTACT: Celeste Lee

(617) 246-7348

celeste.lee@bcbsmafoundation.org

 

BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF MASSACHUSETTS FOUNDATIONAWARDS $3.5 MILLION IN GRANTS IN 2004

 

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts makes new funding commitment to the Foundation

 

BOSTON—February 14, 2005—At a time when the future of local corporate giving is uncertain due to the mergers and acquisitions of leading Massachusetts companies, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts announced today that the company will enhance its philanthropic commitment to the community by donating a percentage of its annual after-tax net income to the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation (BCBSMA Foundation).