Grants, Programs and Contributions

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has given more than $15 million to improve the health of Michigan residents.

The need for programs that promote good health in our communities is increasing. In many cases, support has decreased.

Not from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. We’ve given more than $15 million in less than a decade to improving the health of Michigan residents. 

  • Since 2009, our Building Healthy Communities program has helped over 100,000 students in 275 schools learn to make healthier choices and be more physically active.
  • The Strengthening the Safety Net program awards grants to free and low-cost clinics. In just one year, 50 clinics have used these grants to care for more than 62,000 people.

Select a link to learn more.

  • Elementary school program
  • Middle school program
  • Breakfast in the classroom grant (all grade levels)

Other grants

You can visit our Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation website to find out how the foundation funds research and programs to improve health care in Michigan.


In addition to our grants and programs, we welcome requests for contributions. We consider requests from Michigan-based 501(c)3 organizations working to improve health care in our state. Find out more about how to request a contribution.

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