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Highmark Inc. Supports Employee Volunteerism Efforts with $5,500 in Community Grants
Date:2/28/2008

way to spend time with her niece, who was pursuing a college degree in special education. Brenda's favorite thing about volunteering with the Special Olympics is having the opportunity to interact with the children and their families.

Stepping Stones Children's Center (Allegheny County) - Stepping Stones Children's Center is a child care center that offers care for more than 350 children ages infant through elementary school at six locations in the Pine Richland and Mars Area school districts. Douglas Smith, underwriter, has served as treasurer and president on the Board of Directors for the organization. As a volunteer, Doug enjoys most the camaraderie of the 55 employees for the center.

Susquehanna Folk Music Society (Cumberland County) - The Susquehanna Folk Music Society is dedicated to encouraging a wider understanding and enjoyment of diverse folk traditions through presentations of concerts, dances, workshops and educational programs. Jim Richardson, financial core business analyst, is a volunteer for the organization and coordinates the annual song writing contest. Jim is an advocate of the organization because of his commitment to maintaining our country's musical heritage and his belief that a healthy arts scene is essential to a healthy community.

About Highmark Inc.

As one of the leading health insurers in Pennsylvania, Highmark Inc.'s mission is to provide access to affordable, quality health care enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. Based in Pittsburgh, Highmark serves 4.6 million people through the company's health care benefits business. Highmark contributes millions of dollars to help keep quality health care programs affordable and to support community-based programs that work to improve people's health. Highmark exerts an enormous economic impact throughout Pennsylvania. A recent study states that Highmark's positive impact exceeded $2.5 billion. The company provides the resources to give its members a
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