Healthy Communities

Healthy Communities

Programs and campaigns to improve access to affordable, quality healthcare and awareness about critical health issues

  • Efforts to help combat opioid abuse and prevent overdose-related deaths
  • Partnerships, particularly aiming to
    • Help support people living with cancer at every moment of their journey
    • Enable young people across the world achieve their potential

Content from this campaign

Walgreens Boots Alliance Joins United Nations Global Compact Initiative
Today Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), a global leader in retail and wholesale pharmacy, is pleased to announce that it has joined the United Nations Global Compact Initiative, a voluntary leadership platform for the development, implementation and disclosure of responsible business practices. The UN Global Compact is a call to...
Jul 22, 2020 10:55 AM ET
Greater Than Aids, With Support From Walgreens and Orasure Technologies, to Provide 10,000 Free In-home HIV Tests to Community Partners
With in-person health services limited due to COVID-19, Greater Than AIDS, a public information initiative of KFF, and Walgreens have announced a new program to provide 10,000 OraQuick® In-Home HIV Test kits to support expanded testing options in high-need areas. Local health agencies and community-based organizations will distribute the FDA-approved, self-administered tests at no...
Jun 30, 2020 6:00 AM ET
Strength That Can’t Be Shaken
An unbreakable spirit drives Walgreens team members in Puerto Rico to help after earthquakes deal the island another setback. It was the morning after Dia de los Reyes, a yearly observation of the Christian epiphany that brings joyful celebration to the streets of Puerto Rico. But Libni Cardona didn’t have time to reflect on the festivities of...
Feb 17, 2020 7:20 AM ET
Walgreens Boots Alliance Signs UNAIDS Business Alliance Pledge to End HIV/AIDS by 2030; Expands HIV/AIDS Education and Prevention Efforts
Walgreens Boots Alliance Signs UNAIDS Business Alliance Pledge to End HIV/AIDS by 2030; Expands HIV/AIDS Education and Prevention Efforts Dec.1 was World AIDS Day, a day commemorating the more than 35 million people who have died from AIDS and an annual call-to-action to end the disease and support people living with HIV/AIDS.  Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), which...
Dec 4, 2019 11:20 AM ET
Walgreens Helps Provide 50 Million Lifesaving Vaccines in Collaboration With the United Nations Foundation
On Nov. 19, Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) and the United Nations Foundation’s Shot@Life campaign announced that Walgreens Get a Shot. Give a Shot. program has helped provide 50 million lifesaving vaccines to children around the world since its inception in 2013. Walgreens also stated it would strive to provide an additional 50...
Nov 22, 2019 10:05 AM ET

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