• November 1, 2017
    Destination: Home becomes a Supporting Organization – A letter from Jennifer Loving

    Dear Colleagues and Friends, I’m writing to share some exciting news for Destination: Home. As you know, we have been a program of The Health Trust for the past seven years, and during that time we accomplished a lot together. We started in 2011 with our community’s successful Housing 1000 campaign which has evolved over time into the county-wide Supportive…

  • October 13, 2017
    Open Air Health Fair Canceled Due to Air Quality

    The 2017 Open Air Health Fair has been canceled due to the current air quality in the region. The health and safety of all health fair participants, volunteers and partners are of great importance to us and we think it best to not put them at risk. We greatly appreciate your understanding and apologize for…

  • October 5, 2017
    Santa Clara County Getting to Zero Initiative Awards Second Round of Mini-Grants: Four local organizations receive funding for HIV prevention and care

    For Immediate Release: October 5, 2017 The Health Trust Contact: Candelario Franco, candelariof@healthtrust.org or (408) 513-8736 San Jose, CA, October 5, 2017 –The Santa Clara County Getting to Zero Initiative today announced grants totaling $71,489 to four local organizations working for the health and wellness of County residents affected by HIV. Another $28,511 is expected to be awarded later…

  • September 28, 2017
    The Health Trust Makes Health Partnership Grants Totaling Over $79,000

    For Immediate Release: September 28, 2017 The Health Trust Contact: Maria Garcia, mariag@healthtrust.org or (408) 513-8729 San Jose, CA, September 28, 2017 – On September 27, 2017, The Health Trust Board of Trustees approved two Health Partnership grants totaling $79,200 to support The Health Trust’s mission of building health equity in SIlicon Valley. Specifically, the…

  • September 19, 2017
    The Health Trust Hires Michele Lew as Chief Executive Officer

    For Immediate Release: September 19, 2017 The Health Trust Contact: Gustavo Caraveo, gustavoc@healthtrust.org or (408) 513-8740 San Jose, CA, September 19, 2017 – The Health Trust is excited to announce the hiring of Michele Lew as Chief Executive Officer. After a thorough 9 month executive search, that started with 90 really well qualified candidates, The…

  • 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…