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

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
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

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