CEDAR CITY, Utah, November 8, 2023 – The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation, in collaboration with Molina Healthcare of Utah, recently presented $20,000 to Iron County Care and Share in support of the organization’s emergency shelter program.
“The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation understands the importance of making sure individuals have access to a safe place to live, as well as food and supplies,” said Brandon Hendrickson, plan president of Molina Healthcare of Utah. “We are honored to partner with the Iron County Care and Share emergency shelter, a life-saving resource to so many in our community.”
Funds from the grant will support improvements to the shelter, including light fixtures and appliances, as well as additional supplies such as sleeping bags, blankets, towels and more.
“We are grateful to the Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation,” said James Jetton, executive director of Iron County Care and Share. “It’s through generous donations such as this that we can provide compassionate assistance and resources to individuals and families in need, creating opportunities for increased stability and self-sufficiency.”
About the Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation
The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation is a 501(c)(3) established in 2020 by Molina Healthcare, Inc. The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation was created to improve the health and well-being of disadvantaged populations by funding meaningful, measurable, and innovative programs and solutions that improve health, life, and living in local communities.
About Molina Healthcare of Utah
Molina Healthcare of Utah has been providing government-funded, quality health care since 1997. The Company serves members through Medicaid and Medicare programs throughout Utah. Through its locally operated health plans, Molina Healthcare, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company (currently ranked 125), provides managed healthcare services under the Medicaid and Medicare programs and through the state insurance marketplaces. Molina Healthcare served approximately 5.2 million members as of September 30, 2023, located across 19 states. For more information about Molina Healthcare of Utah, visit MolinaHealthcare.com.
About Iron County Care and Share
Iron County Care and Share is a local, private non-profit dedicated to providing compassionate assistance and resources to individuals and families in need, offering them opportunities to increase their stability and self-sufficiency.