Aetna (NYSE: AET) and
the Aetna Foundation in 2008 awarded community grants and sponsorships
in North Carolina totaling $125,000, supporting programs that focus on
promoting healthier work places; helping students better understand
depression; and targeting childhood obesity.
Aetna provided grants of $75,000 to the American Heart Association's
Charlotte chapter; and grants of $25,000 each to Discovery Place Inc.
and the Charlotte