• March 27, 2017
    The Health Trust sponsors Heart & Soles 6K to benefit youth exercise and nutrition

    We’re so glad to have been a sponsor for the local Heart & Soles Run again this year! The family-oriented run/walk is dedicated to helping local children engage in exercise and make better food choices. The new 6K and 10K courses this year took participants on a route that looped through Santa Clara University and…

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  • March 23, 2017
    Dr. Bill Thomas’ Changing Aging Tour comes to San Jose

    CHANGING AGING TOUR—Our culture tells us that aging will change us against our will, and for the worse. Internationally acclaimed longevity expert Dr. Bill Thomas argues that this is false. Blending myth and science, live music and visuals, Dr. Bill Thomas’ Changing Aging Tour is a modern day American Chautauqua barnstorming the country in a…

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  • March 17, 2017
    Interim CEO: Meals On Wheels is here to stay

    Dear staff, As many of us have heard by now, the President’s 2018 budget blueprint threatens to cut funding for the Community Development Block Grant program, which would directly affect Meals On Wheels. In the last 24 hours, our Meals On Wheels staff have received numerous calls from clients — will our program dissolve? The…

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  • March 16, 2017
    The Health Trust Makes Health Partnership Grants Totaling Over $450,000

    CONTACT Maria Garcia The Health Trust 408.513.8700 Grants@healthtrust.org San Jose, CA – As March 16, 2016, The Health Trust Board of Trustees approved 6 Health Partnership grants, during its third grant cycle, totaling $454,270 to projects supporting The Health Trust Healthy Eating, Healthy Living and Healthy Aging initiatives. These grants directly benefit residents of Santa…

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  • March 15, 2017
    Turkey Trot raises $255,500 for Better Choices, Better Health

    The 12th Annual Applied Materials Silicon Valley Turkey Trot raised $255,500 for The Health Trust! We are honored to be part of a healthy, community-building event that gives back. Through proceeds from the famous Thanksgiving-day race, we are able to directly impact the lives of those living with chronic conditions by supporting and expanding evidence-based self-management programs like…

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  • March 2, 2017
    The Health Trust commits to helping San Jose flood victims

    Update Tuesday, March 28, 2017: Thank you to all who supported community members affected by San Jose’s flood emergency five weeks ago. We were able to raise $7,320 and as promised, have matched this amount! Again, thank you to all for your support. Like everyone, The Health Trust was saddened by the recent floods and…

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  • March 1, 2017
    Funding Opportunity: Getting to Zero Mini-Grants

    Introduction As of 2015 there were over 2700 people living with a diagnosis of HIV/AIDS in Santa Clara County. Additionally from data for the State of California, it is estimated that another 9% of persons with HIV are unaware of their infection. In Santa Clara County alone, the incidence of HIV increased by 20% from…

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  • March 1, 2017
    The Health Trust Meals On Wheels participates in March for Meals

    Teresa Johnson Director The Health Trust Meals On Wheels 408-961-9870 MOW@Healthtrust.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Health Trust Meals On Wheels JOINS MEALS ON WHEELS PROGRAMS FROM ACROSS THE COUNTRY in 15th ANNUAL March for Meals CELEBRATION  Support will help to fight senior isolation and hunger in silicon valley San Jose, CA, March 1, 2017 –…

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