Who's Been the Biggest Superstar in the Fight for Health Reform?

A few foundations stand out as heroes in the saga of health reform. But it's hard to think of a bigger superstar in the ACA fight than the California Endowment, which has spent over $200 million to help Californians get coverage under the new law. That's why NCRP just gave the foundation an Impact Award.
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Why is the California Endowment Funding an Asthma Project led by New England Companies?

Social Finance, Inc., a Boston-based social change investment company, and Collective Health, a Connecticut-based social enterprise have teamed up to create the country’s first-ever health-focused Social Impact Bond, and apparently the California Endowment wants to be part of the magic.
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California Foundations Push Latino Enrollment in ACA

California has a rough row to hoe as far as the ACA is concerned. They’re just one state, and yet they have an estimated 15% of the uninsured folks in the whole country -- a great many of whom don't speak English. It's an uphill battle, but a number of foundations are stepping up to the challenge.
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