• 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…

  • March 14, 2018
    Getting to Zero: Reducing Stigma Mini-Grant Funding Announcement

    Introduction Getting to Zero Santa Clara County seeks to fund a second round of projects to specifically support the reduction of stigma. The reduction of stigma is one of four priorities that are supported under the Getting to Zero mini-grant strategy. In 2016, the Getting to Zero (GTZ) Initiative was launched and made possible with…

  • February 14, 2018
    Public Health Institute fellowship opportunity available at The Health Trust

    The Public Health Institute is looking to hire a new Program Manager to be placed at The Health Trust as a Fellow. This position will help provide strategic direction, as well as project management for The Health Trust Food for Everyone portfolio, as well as medically tailored meal and food pantry programs. To read the position posting, and submit an…

  • February 7, 2018
    The Health Trust receives Consul General Juan Manuel Calderon Jaimes for facilities-wide tour, strengthens Ventanilla de Salud program

    Today we had the honor of receiving Consul General Juan Manuel Calderon Jaimes. The Health Trust Senior Vice President of Programs Paul Hepfer gave an extensive tour of our offices and facilities, stopping by both programs and business offices, The Health Trust Family Resource Center (1 of 8 local FRCs committed to providing services and…

  • January 31, 2018
    Fifth Bridge Library opens at The Health Trust Family Resource Center

    On Wednesday, January 31, 2018, the fifth San Jose Bridge Library opened at The Health Trust Family Resource Center as a collaboration between The Health Trust, Catholic Charities Santa Clara County, First 5 Santa Clara County, and San Jose Public Library. The ribbon-cutting celebration was attended by family resource center clients and children, as well…