HealthWorks! receives $250,000 grant

By Michaela Gibson Morris

TUPELO – BlueCross BlueShield of Mississippi Foundation is investing $250,000 in HealthWorks!
The grant, announced Thursday afternoon at the Tupelo children’s health education center, will expand school outreach programming and provide additional resources to help schools develop and sustain their school health councils.
With the $250,000 grant, BlueCross BlueShield will have invested $750,000 in HealthWorks!, making it the center’s most significant contributor. The foundation provided a $500,000 grant that helped build the center, which opened in 2009.
Read more in Friday’s Daily Journal

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