News Releases

  • 08/08/11

    Aetna (NYSE: AET) and the Aetna Foundation together awarded $170,000 in grants and sponsorships in Arizona during 2010. The grants were made to organizations addressing obesity among adults and children, racial and ethnic equity in health care, and needed improvements in the integration and coordination of health care services, as well as other health issues.

    The six Arizona recipients were:

  • 08/08/11

    Aetna (NYSE: AET) and the Aetna Foundation together awarded nearly $100,000 in community grants and sponsorships in Colorado during 2010. The grants were made to organizations addressing a variety of health issues, including obesity in children and adults, racial and ethnic equity in health care, and needed improvements in the integration and coordination of health care services. In addition, grants were made in support of human services

  • 08/08/11

    Two Oregon nonprofits each were awarded $25,000 in support from Aetna (NYSE: AET) to further their work in promoting healthy lifestyles and healthy eating. The Oregon Health and Science University Foundation and the Community Food Security Coalition, both based in Portland, received the funds to support 2011 programs.

  • 08/08/11

    Aetna (NYSE: AET) and the Aetna Foundation together awarded nearly $100,000 in community grants and sponsorships in Colorado during 2010.

  • 08/02/11

    Aetna (NYSE: AET) and the Aetna Foundation together awarded more than $500,000 in community grants and sponsorships in Maryland and Virginia during 2010. The grants were made to organizations addressing a variety of health issues, including obesity among adults and children, racial and ethnic equity in health care, and needed improvements in the integration and coordination of health care services.

  • 08/02/11

    Aetna (NYSE: AET) and the Aetna Foundation together awarded nearly $800,000 in community grants and sponsorships in Florida during 2010. The grants were made to organizations addressing a variety of health issues, including obesity among adults and children, racial and ethnic equity in health care, and needed improvements in the integration and coordination of health care services.

  • 07/29/11

    Aetna (NYSE: AET) and the Aetna Foundation together awarded $685,000 in community grants and sponsorships in Pennsylvania during 2010.

  • 07/29/11

    Aetna (NYSE: AET) and the Aetna Foundation together awarded $1.03 million in community grants and sponsorships to Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit organizations during 2010. The grants were made to organizations addressing a variety of health issues, including obesity among adults and children, racial and ethnic equity in health care, and needed improvements in the integration and coordination of health care services.

  • 07/29/11

    With obesity rates in Georgia reaching 30 percent of the adult population, Aetna (NYSE: AET) and the Aetna Foundation are working closely with Atlanta-area nonprofits to help Georgians eat better and live healthier. In 2010, Aetna and the Aetna Foundation together awarded $485,000 in community grants and sponsorships to organizations addressing obesity among adults and children as well as other health and human services needs.

  • 07/28/11

    As part of its efforts to diversify the next generation of doctors and other health care professionals, the Aetna Foundation has made a $300,000 grant to the National Academy Foundation (NAF), a leader in urban education reform, to help create a rigorous new high school curriculum to prepare students from high-needs, urban schools for careers in health care.