• October 1, 2018
    The Health Trust Board of Trustees adds three new members

    On September 26, 2018, The Health Trust Board of Trustees unanimously approved the addition of Greg Henderson, Director of Leasing & Development, Samaritan Medical Center; Ujjal Kohli, Operating Partner with Periscope Equity; and Rita Nguyen, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF. Please join us in welcoming Greg Henderson, Ujjal Kohli, and Rita Nguyen to The Health Trust. About Greg Henderson Greg Henderson is passionate about improving…

  • September 11, 2018
    Health Trust welcomes new Chief Administrative Officer, Amy Chan

    Last week we welcomed our new Chief Administrative Officer, Amy Chan, to our Newberry office with some coffee and breakfast. Amy Chan comes to The Health Trust with an extensive background in finance, having worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers, JPMorgan Chase, and Colgate-Palmolive. More recently, she served as a Chief Financial Officer at Asian Americans for Community…

  • September 10, 2018
    Health Trust endorses and supports Measure V to the tune of $25,000

    In late August, the City of San Jose announced that their $450 million housing bond – Measure V – will be placed on the ballot this November.  Today, we enthusiastically announce that we are endorsing and supporting Measure V to the tune of $25,000! The Measure will expand access to truly affordable housing for our…

  • August 10, 2018
    Health Trust joins 300 grantmaking executives to call for removal of the citizenship question on the 2020 Census Survey

    In August, Chief Executive Officer of The Health Trust, Michele Lew, joined 300 grantmaking executives from across the country by signing onto a letter urging the  Department of Commerce to withdraw the citizenship question from the 2020 Census questionnaire because it will significantly undermine efforts to achieve a fair and accurate census in 2020. You can…

  • June 21, 2018
    Turkey Trot raises $239,000 for Better Choices, Better Health

    The 13th Annual Applied Materials Silicon Valley Turkey Trot raised over $239,000 for The Health Trust! As a beneficiary of the annual race, proceeds are able to directly impact the lives of those living with chronic conditions by supporting and expanding evidence-based self-management programs like Better Choices, Better Health. Thank you to all trotters who participated,…

  • June 13, 2018
    Health Trust’s Cristo Rey Students Graduate High School

    Since 2014, The Health Trust has partnered with Cristo Rey San Jose Jesuit High School’s Corporate Work Study Program. As a results, we’ve had at least four bright and talented students working with us each year. We are proud to announce that on June 9, 2018, five of our former and current students participated in Cristo…

  • May 18, 2018
    Health Trust CEO Michele Lew Honored By Assemblymember Marc Berman In Celebration of Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month

    On May 18, in celebration of Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Assemblymember Marc Berman honored Michele Lew, CEO of The Health Trust, alongside Health Right 360, for their leadership contributions to the 24th State Assembly district.

  • May 16, 2018
    The Silicon Valley Organization Features 2018 Leadership San Jose Member, Maria Garcia, Program Officer at The Health Trust

    Name: Maria Garcia Company: The Health Trust Maria has a strong passion for supporting local communities, with a specific focus on vulnerable populations. As a Program Officer at The Health Trust she manages the agency’s Grantmaking department. In this role, Maria is responsible for communicating the agency’s grant priorities to the community and prospective grant applicants. She…

  • March 22, 2018
    The Health Trust Board of Trustees adds a new member: Joann Zimmerman

    On March 21, 2018, The Health Trust Board of Trustees unanimously approved the addition of Joann Zimmerman, an experienced Health Care CEO and community health care advocate, to The Health Trust Board of Trustees. Joann brings with her a wealth of experience in navigating the health care system and making it accessible to everyone. Her diverse set of skills that…

  • March 21, 2018
    Microsoft Spotlight on Leaders: Camille Llanes-Fontanilla, Executive Director, SOMOS Mayfair

    By: Jessica Weare | March 13, 2018 To celebrate Women’s History Month, we’re putting the spotlight on five community leaders in San Jose, and sharing their insights about the civic issues facing Silicon Valley, their approach to leadership, and the key projects they’ll tackle in 2018. Camille Llanes-Fontanilla [Health Trust Board of Trustees member] serves as…