Headlines Tagged with Philanthropy/Funding — 6,144 headlines found
Altria and its companies focus our charitable giving in several strategic areas ... Success360° is Altria’s tobacco companies’ investment in leading national and local nonprofit organizations that serve middle school kids and their families. Success360°
Apr 2, 2014 Altria Group, Inc.
added Apr 2, 2014 09:21
After signing up for coverage and disclosing they were smokers, about 100 New Hampshire consumers, including Terry Wetherby, find their new Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield policies canceled because they were charged incorrect “non-smoker” rates.
Mar 24, 2014 ProPublica
added Mar 26, 2014 13:54
Directors approved three grants to advance health systems changes to ensure that addressing tobacco use is fully integrated into the health care experience for patients. ClearWay Minnesota works to make sure all Minnesotans have access to comprehensive qu
Mar 20, 2014 PR Newswire
added Mar 22, 2014 23:28
* People on Medicaid are 68 percent more likely to smoke than the general population. * Medicaid recipients who lived in states with more comprehensive coverage for tobacco cessation were more likely to quit than those who lived in states with less comp
Mar 6, 2014 Health Behavior News Service
added Mar 6, 2014 18:23
The Abbott government will not be free of tobacco funding, despite a ban on tobacco donations to the Liberal Party, because its junior Coalition partner will continue to accept money from cigarette makers. In August, Tony Abbott announced he had ordered
Feb 5, 2014 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Feb 9, 2014 23:02
More than $11 million from tobacco-related lawsuits will be used to plug holes in Vermont's budget in fiscal year 2015 and the Coalition for a Tobacco Free Vermont is not happy about it.
Jan 25, 2014 Bennington (VT) Banner
added Jan 27, 2014 14:28
Reductions in adult smoking have leveled off. A $10.5 million tobacco settlement check is on its way to Washington. This is an opportunity to rebuild a comprehensive prevention program. For every dollar spent, the state saves $5 in hospital costs. Legis
Jan 14, 2014 Seattle (WA) Times
added Jan 13, 2014 21:43
The state of Indiana has appealed a recent decision to decrease the amount of money major tobacco companies are ordered to pay as a result of smoke-related illnesses, and local health department officials are equally concerned about future funding.
Jan 4, 2014 Muncie (IN) Star-Press
added Jan 4, 2014 05:20
Despite billions of dollars nationwide from tobacco taxes and settlements with manufacturers more than a decade ago, only two states are poised to meet federal recommendations for tobacco prevention spending during the 2014 fiscal year, an alliance of adv
Dec 10, 2013 New York Times
added Dec 10, 2013 10:07
Public agencies can be forgiven if they’re somewhat skeptical of the nicotine-industrial complex. A precautionary approach — preliminary data weighted with a historical perspective — is a justifiable way to move forward. More reliable data will come with
Dec 9, 2013 Napa Valley (CA) Register
added Dec 9, 2013 16:43