• June 30, 2017
    The Health Trust Makes Health Partnership Grants Totaling Over $930,000

    For Immediate Release: June 30, 2017 The Health Trust Contact: Maria Garcia, mariag@healthtrust.org or (408) 513-8729 The Health Trust Makes Health Partnership Grants Totaling Over $930,000 Supporting local organizations to build health equity in Silicon Valley San Jose, CA, June 30, 2017 – On June 28, 2017, The Health Trust Board of Trustees approved eight…

  • June 29, 2017
    The Health Trust Meals On Wheels Receives $1,500 from Meals on Wheels America

    For Immediate Release: June 29, 2017 The Health Trust Contact: Gustavo Caraveo, gustavoc@healthtrust.org or (408) 513-8740 THE HEALTH TRUST MEALS ON WHEELS RECEIVES $1,500 FROM MEALS ON WHEELS AMERICA TO SUPPORT CLIENTS AND THEIR PETS Much-Needed Funding Helps Keep Santa Clara County Seniors and Their Pets Together San Jose, CA, June 29, 2017 – The…

  • June 27, 2017
    Food is Medicine: Gov. Jerry Brown Approves $6M Pilot Program for Chronically Ill

    Read the original press release. For Immediate Release: June 27, 2017 FIMC (California) Contact: Delfin Vig, dvigil@openhand.org or (415) 259-1247 Senator McGuire Contact: Kerrie Lindecker, Kerrie.Lindecker@sen.ca.gov or (707) 319-3654 The Health Trust Contact: Paul Hepfer, paulh@healthtrust.org or (408) 961-9845 Governor Jerry Brown approves ‘Food Is Medicine’ $6 million program for California’s chronically ill Goal to enhance…

  • May 24, 2017
    Josephine Guerrero Family Resource Center Hosts Celebration for Milpitas Children and Families

    Contact Brittany Satkoski FIRST 5 Santa Clara County 408.260.3753 MILPITAS – Today, local leaders joined young children and their families at the Josephine Guerrero Family Resource Center for an open house celebration featuring food trucks, resource tables, Potter the Otter, and free games and activities. The resource center, which held its ribbon cutting in December…

  • April 4, 2017
    The Health Trust awards first round of Getting to Zero Mini-Grants

    PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 4, 2017 CONTACT Dena Dickinson Health Trust 408-513-8700 GTZTHT@healthtrust.org The Health Trust Awards First Round of Getting to Zero Mini-Grants San Jose, CA – The HIV epidemic is affecting family and loved ones worldwide. Advocates all over the world and locally here in the heart of Silicon Valley are…

  • 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, 2017, 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…

  • 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…

  • 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 –…

  • January 1, 2017
    Welcome Dr. Charlie Bullock

    The Board of Trustees and the entire staff of The Health Trust send a sincere thank you to Fred Ferrer for his nine years as Chief Executive Officer. During his tenure, Fred created strong programs in housing, homelessness, aging, early childhood, health care and led efforts that benefitted our entire community. During this time of…

  • December 12, 2016
    Santa Clara Valley Water District Implements Community Water Fluoridation

    Gustavo Caraveo The Health Trust 408-513-8700 Info@healthtrust.org MEDIA BACKGROUND Santa Clara Valley Water District Implements Community Water Fluoridation San Jose, CA, December 12, 2016 – San Jose joins other major cities in California and the nation in fluoridating its water supply. Starting with its Santa Teresa water treatment plant, which serves East County, the Santa Clara…