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Highmark Inc. Awards $7,500 to 15 Pennsylvania Nonprofit Organizations
Date:9/9/2009

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Highmark Inc. recently awarded $7,500 in grants to 15 nonprofit organizations in Pennsylvania and beyond to assist programs supported by its employees' volunteerism efforts. The grants were awarded through Highmark's Employee Volunteer Grant Program, which reinforces the company's appreciation for employees who volunteer their time and services to help local organizations carry out their missions in the community.

Highmark recognizes that its employees know best the most pressing needs of the agencies where they volunteer. Through this program, employee volunteers are invited to apply for a $500 grant to support the institute with which they volunteer.

The grants are generally given to organizations that do not already receive significant contributions through Highmark's corporate giving program. Nonprofits are eligible to receive one grant per year through the program.

The following organizations received grants through Highmark's Employee Volunteer Grant Program during the second quarter of 2009.

      Nonprofit
     Organization            Volunteer and Activity                 County
     ------------            ----------------------                 ------

    Children's Grief   Joan Punt, senior account executive,       Albuquerque,
    Center of New      volunteers to raise awareness and funds     N.M.
    Mexico             to support new and current programs
                       specifically designed for children as they
                       grieve the death of a loved one.

    Greater Pittsburgh Ciro Dalia, service representative, assists  Allegheny
    Community Food     with food collections, coordinating
    Bank               harvesting events with local farms and
                       distributing food and grocery products in
                       order to suppl
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