Blue Cross, as a Louisiana company, is committed to enhancing the communities where we live and work. So in addition to improving health and education through the Foundation, our company and our employees give back to the community in many other ways. It’s all part of our culture of corporate responsibility.
Corporate Social Responsibility
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana, as the oldest and largest health insurance company in the state, has an obligation to improve the communities where we live and work. This obligation – called “corporate social responsibility” – takes the form of charitable contributions, employee volunteerism, community events and many other kinds of philanthropic programs.
The importance of CSR
Corporate social responsibility is the right thing for Louisiana. Through these efforts we can achieve our mission to improve the lives of Louisianians.CSR focuses contributions and community programs in ways that provide the greatest impact in the community while also supporting the company’s goals.
Louisiana 2 Step
The 2 Step is Blue Cross’ biggest commitment to the health of Louisiana. Everyone across the state is learning simple ways to get healthier and live better by doing the Louisiana 2 Step.
Our employees give more than their time. In addition to volunteering for community projects, Blue Cross employees give money to various charitable organizations through our company’s generous Matching Gift Program.
Each year, Blue Cross employees conduct creative fund-raising campaigns to support the United Way, which funds many community agencies throughout Louisiana. The company matches employee donations dollar-for-dollar.