As a community-based, not for profit health plan, BlueShield of Northeastern New York is committed to improving the quality of life in our region and supporting initiatives that have the greatest impact on the health of the communities we serve.
In accordance with the BlueShield of Northeastern New York Community Relations objective, consideration is given to programs and events that focus on:
All requests must be received at least two months prior to an event or program and all requests are reviewed on a monthly basis. Due to the volume of requests, we are not able to respond to or fund every incoming request.
To be eligible to receive a corporate sponsorship from BlueShield of Northeastern New York, your organization must meet the following criteria:
Must be a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization by the IRS: We give to nonprofit organizations working for charitable, cultural, scientific, literary and other organizations under the Internal Revenue Code section 510 (c)(3).
Must be an organization based in Northeastern New York: We only make gifts to organizations who are based within the counties of Northeastern New York and are working for the welfare of those living in Northeastern New York.
BlueShield of Northeastern New York does not typically sponsor the following programs or events:
Our Healthy Zone Cruiser is available for a variety of events where we engage kids and families in free, fun and healthy activities.
Partnerships in Action
As part of our mission, we support organizations that promote physical health, community health, and our regions’ health. Our employees also raise and donate several hundred thousand dollars each year and volunteer in the communities we serve.
Learn More About Our Partnerships