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 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
The American-Italian Cancer Foundation Honors Stefano Pessina, Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance
The American-Italian Cancer Foundation (AICF) has presented Stefano Pessina, executive vice chairman and chief executive officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) with the organization’s Lifetime Achievement Award for his outstanding career in health care. AICF, a New York nonprofit supporting cancer research and early detection, honored Pessina at the organization’s Benefit Dinner...
Nov 15, 2019 1:00 PM ET
Boots and Macmillan Partnership Recognized As ‘Most Admired’ Corporate-NGO Partnership in the UK
Boots and Macmillan partnership recognized as ‘Most Admired’ Corporate-NGO Partnership in the UK The Boots UK and Macmillan Cancer Support partnership, now in its 10th year, has been voted the Most Admired Corporate-NGO Partnership in the C&E Barometer 2019, a survey conducted among leading...
Nov 4, 2019 9:20 AM ET
Walgreens Raises More than $800,000 to Support the American Heart Association; Tops Corporate Fundraiser List for 2019 Chicago Heart Walk
Walgreens Raises More than $800,000 to Support the American Heart Association; Tops Corporate Fundraiser List for 2019 Chicago Heart Walk More than 1,000 Walgreens employees across the Chicago area turned out to participate in the 2019 American Heart Association Heart Walk held at three locations, Sept. 20-22. Alex Gourlay, Walgreens president and co-COO of Walgreens...
Oct 29, 2019 1:25 PM ET

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