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Weeklong campaign to support local Idaho nonprofits starts April 29

Weeklong campaign to support local Idaho nonprofits starts April 29

It’s time again for Idaho Gives—a weeklong campaign hosted by the Idaho Nonprofit Center to raise awareness and resources for local nonprofits across the state of Idaho. More than 650 nonprofits have signed up to participate in this year’s event, a record for Idaho Gives and likely driven by increased requests for help from Idahoans affected by COVID-19.
April 28, 2021 Idaho
Reflecting the spirit of neighbor helping neighbor: Regence supports National Volunteer Week

Reflecting the spirit of neighbor helping neighbor: Regence supports National Volunteer Week

It’s hard to overstate how difficult 2020 was for so many, including lives lost, financial instability and magnified health disparities. This is especially true for our most vulnerable neighbors. To help those most affected, Regence responded in the spirit of neighbor helping neighbor by committing more than $18.7 million and nearly 8,000 volunteer hours last year to strengthen and support the communities we serve.
April 21, 2021 All Markets
United Way of Salt Lake and Utah 211 Launch Ride United Vaccine Access Campaign

United Way of Salt Lake and Utah 211 Launch Ride United Vaccine Access Campaign

SALT LAKE CITY — Today, United Way of Salt Lake (UWSL) and Utah 211 announced the launch of the Ride United Vaccine Access Campaign, providing access to free rides to COVID-19 vaccination appointments in Salt Lake County and surrounding areas, in partnership with Lyft and Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah. Vaccination rides are the latest implementation of the Ride United program, which seeks to reduce transportation barriers that prevent clients from accessing health care, getting quality jobs, completing education programs, and more.
April 21, 2021 Utah
Enabling more than 500,000 vaccines in arms

Enabling more than 500,000 vaccines in arms

Today marks the first time that vaccine appointments are available to all residents across Regence’s four-state footprint. Regence is committed to supporting timely and equitable vaccine distribution for all—including collaborating with our valued community partners to educate local communities, address vaccine uncertainty and remove barriers to access.
April 19, 2021 All Markets
COVID-19 vaccination info for Regence community partners

COVID-19 vaccination info for Regence community partners

As more people become eligible for COVID-19 vaccines and doses are more readily available, Regence is committed to supporting timely and equitable vaccine distribution for all. This commitment includes collaboration with our valued community partners to educate local communities, address vaccine uncertainty and remove barriers to access to ensure every individual has the opportunity to obtain a vaccine for themselves and their family.
April 07, 2021 All Markets
Mental health first aid and more: How schools can soften the pandemic’s emotional toll

Mental health first aid and more: How schools can soften the pandemic’s emotional toll

As we pass the one-year mark of the coronavirus pandemic, schools across the West are reopening. Using guidance from the CDC to inform their choices, educators are deciding on the safest number of students in each classroom, the optimal airflow for school buildings, the best cleaning protocols and more, all to prevent COVID-19. But along with the virus, there’s a shadow danger for kids. The mental health toll of the pandemic is a companion crisis — one that experts say needs just as much attention, planning and funding.
March 18, 2021 All Markets
Regence hears from employees on the importance of celebrating Black History Month and diversity in 2021, virtually or otherwise

Regence hears from employees on the importance of celebrating Black History Month and diversity in 2021, virtually or otherwise

Regence employees traditionally gather throughout the year to celebrate the diversity of both our company and the communities we serve. Much of this work is driven by those who volunteer through our employee resource groups (ERGs)—helping cultivate an inclusive workplace and create community for our Black, Latinx, veteran, caregiving, LGBTQIA+ employees and allies.
February 17, 2021 All Markets
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