sheppard elementary
Independence Blue Cross’ associate resource group Latinos con Proposito and Independence “Blue Crew” volunteers proudly celebrate the completion of a service project to renovate the library at Isaac A. Sheppard Elementary, K-4, in North Philadelphia. More than 80 Independence associates and their family members volunteered a combined 250 hours on the project, which began April 2….

First Blue plan nationally to extend opportunity to enroll in program

Philadelphia – May 18, 2016 – Independence Blue Cross (Independence) is now offering the College Tuition Benefit ® to businesses to make it easier for their employees with Independence health care coverage to pay for an eligible family member’s college education. Independence is the only health insurance carrier in Pennsylvania and the first Blue plan nationally to extend this unique opportunity to its customers….
St. Joseph's University
Independence President and CEO Daniel J. Hilferty delivered the morning commencement address for Saint Joseph’s University undergraduate ceremony held on campus Saturday, May 14. Hilferty, a graduate of Saint Joseph’s and a former member of the University’s Board of Trustees, also received an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree at the ceremony. “Graduates, practice self-leadership. Allow yourself to embark on a deep introspective journey,”…
blue cross broad street run
The cold, rain, and occasional wind gusts didn’t stop more than 34,000 runners from participating in the 37th annual Blue Cross Broad Street Run on Sunday, May 1. The run, which is the nation’s largest 10- miler, takes participants from Broad Street and Sommerville Avenue to the Navy Yard — all the while passing iconic Philadelphia landmarks such as Temple University,…