Top 50 Corporate Giver

WellPoint Health Networks (WLP)

wellpoint.com

Contact:

Cal Lockett

Foundation program:

WellPoint Founation and Anthem Foundation
55 % of giving is through foundation

Signature program:

[none listed]


 Donations
2004 cash donations $ 32,226,000
As pct. of revenue 0.2 %
As pct. of earnings 2.2 %
Change since 2003 0 %
Change since 2002 0 %

2004 in-kind donations $ 0
As pct. of revenue 0 %
As pct. of earnings 0 %
Change since 2003 0 %
Change since 2002 0 %

Projected increase/decrease increase

 Favored Issues
  arts   education   community development   health care   international
  Arts   Edu   Comm   Health   Intl


 Major Objectives

WellPoint considers charitable support to organizations primarily classified by the IRS as tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) that directly impact one or more of our key constituents--health care institutions, physicians and other health care clinicians, members, brokers/agents, payers, associates--and that achieve one or more of the following: improve accessibility to and affordability of health care services and coverage in the communities WellPoint serves; improve health status and quality of care for WellPoint's members and the public; support the development of health related public policy; assist health care institutions, physicians and other health care clinicians to establish best practices in medicine and/or business management.