• 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…

  • September 28, 2016
    The Health Trust Approves over $300,000 in Health Partnership Grants

    CONTACT Carla Freeman The Health Trust 408.513.8700 Grants@healthtrust.org San Jose, CA – As of September 28, 2016, The Health Trust Board of Trustees approved eight Health Partnership grants totaling over $300,000 to projects supporting The Health Trust Healthy Eating, Healthy Living, and Healthy Aging. These grants directly benefit residents of Santa Clara County and continue…

  • September 28, 2016
    The Health Trust awards $300,000 to Community Grantees

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 28, 2016 CONTACT Elise Nicolas The Health Trust 408.513.8700 EliseN@healthtrust.org Carla Freeman The Health Trust 408.513.8700 CarlaF@healthtrust.org The Health Trust Approves over $300,000 in Health Partnership Grants Advancing Healthy Living, Healthy Eating, and Healthy Aging San Jose, CA – As of September 28, 2016, The Health Trust Board of Trustees approved…

  • July 2, 2016
    The Health Trust Makes Health Partnership Grants Totaling Over $1.5M

      CONTACT Carla Freeman The Health Trust 408.513.8700 Grants@healthtrust.org San Jose, CA – As of July 1, 2016, The Health Trust Board of Trustees approved nine Health Partnership grants totaling over $1.5 million to projects supporting The Health Trust Healthy Eating and Healthy Living initiatives for the year. “We have completed the third year of…