Highmark Delaware

1/19/2020 Sussex County Health Coalition.


Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware is pleased to award the Sussex County Health Coalition with a $188,500 grant from BluePrints for the Community. BluePrints for the Community is a donor-advised fund at the Delaware Community Foundation. It was established in 2007 to serve the healthcare needs of Delaware, with emphasis on, but not limited to, the needs of the uninsured and underserved, as well as health care disparities in minority communities. Highmark Delaware has committed to over $1.1 million to support local organizations in our statewide work to combat opioid abuse and its negative impact on the lives of our friends and family members.

“Highmark Delaware is pleased to support the data-driven strategies proposed by the Sussex County Health Coalition, which enhance their existing efforts on prevention, community awareness and family care. The Sussex County Health Coalition continues to be a dedicated partner in helping Delaware overcome the opioid crisis,” said Nick Moriello, president, Highmark Delaware.

Executive Director, Peggy Geisler, is excited to share that we received a grant from @Highmark BCBS Delaware in support of our efforts in combating the opioid crisis. Thanks to the financial support of their donor-advised fund, BluePrints for the Community, we will be able to do more to ensure the safety and health of our community. Join us we connect to Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter: @Highmark


Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware serves approximately 460,000 members through the company’s health care benefits business. It is an influential company in the market generating an economic impact of $135 million and supporting more than 1,000 direct and indirect jobs across the state. Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, an association of independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies. For more information, visit highmark.com.


Denée is the corporate communications manager for Highmark BCBS Delaware Inc., responsible for internal and external communications and press relations. She also manages the organization’s corporate giving and its donor advised grant fund, BluePrints for the Community.