Excellus invites nonprofits to apply for grants
Friday, January 12, 2018
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Excellus BlueCross BlueShield will provide $90,000 to nonprofits across Upstate to help fund their health and wellness programs.
Nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organizations in the insurer's 31-county Upstate region are invited to apply for an award of up to $4,000 each. The award can be used for programs that have clear goals to improve the health or health care of a specific population. Programs that improve the health status of the community, reduce the incidence of specific diseases, promote health education and further overall wellness will be considered.
The deadline to submit an application is Feb. 17. Additional information and applications are available online. Awards will be announced in March.