About Us

Community Involvement -
Blue Corps Team and Community Support

The Blue Corps Team
The Blue Corps team is a volunteer program for BCBSNM employees. This is a hands-on, participatory effort to help make New Mexico a better place to live. Established in 1991, the Blue Corps team has contributed more than 33,000 volunteer hours to the community. Some Blue Corps team projects include:

  • Operation Back to School
  • American Diabetes Association Walk
  • USPS Letter Carriers Food Drive
  • Make a Difference Day
  • Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk - American Cancer Society
  • Roadrunner Food Bank Souper Bowl
  • United Way of Central New Mexico campaign
  • American Heart Association Go Red for Women
  • MADD Strides for Change Walk
  • Special Olympics
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk

Community Support
BCBSNM is proud to sponsor initiatives and events that build community throughout the state. Some other programs and projects that we have sponsored include:

  • Health and Mental Health:
    Albuquerque Rape Crisis Center
    American Cancer Society
    American Diabetes Association
    ARCA
    Catholic Charities of New Mexico
    Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
    Disability Services, Inc. (Gallup, NM)
    Gila Regional Medical Center Foundation
    March of Dimes Nurse of the Year
    Memorial Medical Center Foundation
    New Mexico AIDS society
    Presbyterian Medical Services
    Presbyterian Healthcare Foundation
    Roadrunner Food Bank
    Special Olympics New Mexico Healthy Athletes (statewide)
    United Blood Services
    UNM Cancer Center
  • Education:
    Albuquerque Public Schools Join a School Program
    Albuquerque Public Schools Hiring Fair
    Bridges Project for Education (Taos, NM)
    Golden Apple Foundation
    Newspapers in Education
    Operation Back to School (schools statewide)
  • Youth and Family:
    Albuquerque Force Basketball
    A New Day, Inc.
    Boys and Girls Club
    Children's Grief Center
    The Family YMCA (Los Alamos, NM)
    Hands Across Cultures (Espanola, NM)
    Ronald McDonald House
    Run for Adoption, Children, Youth and Families Department
  • Economic Development:
    Albuquerque Economic Development
    Albuquerque Hispano Chamber
    Association of Commerce and Industry
    Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce
    Mesilla Valley Economic Development
  • Other Programs:
    Make A Difference Day
    Philanthropy Day
    United Way of Central New Mexico

For more information on the Blue Corps team and BCBSNM Community Relations, please write BCBSNM Community Relations, P.O. Box 27630, Albuquerque, NM 87125-7630.

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