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Tuesday, April 02, 2024

Highmark releases 2023 Highmark Bright Blue Futures Community Report

PITTSBURGH (April 2, 2024) — Today Highmark released its 2023 Community Report which highlights the impact of its Highmark Bright Blue Futures corporate giving and community involvement program. This report offers a snapshot into the program’s efforts in 2023 to advance the health and resilience of individuals and families throughout Pennsylvania, Delaware, West Virginia, and New York.

Report highlights:

  • Our partners anticipate providing more than 20,000 individuals with access to much-needed oral, vision and health care with Highmark’s 2023 support.
  • The inaugural Highmark Foundation’s signature Highmark Bright Blue Futures Awards program recognized and supported 16 transformative organizations across our footprint awarding $465,000 in grants.
  • $18.4 million has been raised by health and human services organizations through the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community since its inception.   
  • More than $6 million has been donated by our employees through the United Way Campaign over the past five years.  

“The release of our second annual report helps us share so many unique, impactful ways that we support our neighbors throughout Highmark’s footprint,” said Kenya T. Boswell, senior vice president of Community Affairs at Highmark Health. “Improving equitable access to care and quality of life are key positive outcomes of our Highmark Bright Blue Futures program, and we are proud to partner alongside the nonprofit organizations that make that happen on a daily basis.” View the full 2023 report.

Highmark Bright Blue Futures is dedicated to supporting healthier, brighter, stronger futures for all through a strategy that focuses on five pillars of Community Health: Access to Care, Economic Stability for Individuals and Families, Social and Community Context, Education Access, and Neighborhood and Built Environment and Community and Economic Resilience. Learn more about Highmark Bright Blue Futures.

About Highmark Inc.
One of America's leading health insurance organizations and an independent licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Highmark Inc. (the Health Plan) and its affiliated health plans (collectively, the Health Plans) work passionately to deliver high-quality, accessible, understandable, and affordable experiences, outcomes, and solutions to customers. Highmark Inc. and its Blue-branded affiliates proudly cover the insurance needs of approximately 7 million members in Pennsylvania, Delaware, New York and West Virginia. Its diversified businesses serve group customer and individual needs across the United States through dental insurance and other related businesses. For more information, visit

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Bethany Ross
Highmark Health