• 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…

  • March 29, 2016
    County expands program to fund Friends from Meals On Wheels

    View original press release here.​ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    March 29, 2016 For More Information, Contact: Gabe Carhart (408) 299-5050 office (650) 740-9399 cell gabriel.carhart@bos.sccgov.org COUNTY EXPANDS SENIOR NUTRITION PROGRAM, FUNDS “A HUMAN CONNECTION” VIA FRIENDS FROM MEALS ON WHEELS SAN JOSE – The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors approved funding for a new program that will…

  • March 4, 2016
    The Health Trust Releases Report Titled Food for Everyone

    CONTACT: Caitlin Scott, Full Court Press Communications (510) 550-8176 / caitlin@fcpcommunications.com The Health Trust Releases Report Titled Food for Everyone; Study Examines the Impact of Food Insecurity on Low-Income Seniors and Homeless Individuals and Families Report Offers Roadmap for our Community’s Response to Homeless Individuals and Families and the Needs of Low-Income Seniors SAN JOSE,…