Community

We engage and collaborate with local elected officials, leaders and organizations to build healthy communities and address root causes to health issues.

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Our Initiatives

  • Community
    Health
    Academy

    We foster learning and skill-building among mayors and city staff on how they can create a healthy community.

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  • Community Transformation Grant

    We mobilize communities to focus on root causes to health issues that will build healthy communities.

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  • Mayor’s Walking Challenge

    We engage with Idaho mayors to promote the importance of physical activity and cultivate champions for community health.

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  • Steps For
    Schools

    We engage with Idaho legislators to promote the importance of physical activity and cultivate health champions.

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Since 2001, The Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health has contributed millions to support health-improving infrastructure, education and programs in our communities.