More than 80 WellCare associates, family and friends volunteered in communities across Tampa Bay. This is the fourth year that WellCare has teamed up with Paint Your Heart Out, Tampa! to brighten the day of a deserving Tampa resident, and the second year joining Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful for its Great American Cleanup.
“The dedication of our WellCare associates is highly commendable,”
Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful, Inc. is the local affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s largest volunteer-based community action and education organization. Its mission is to provide environmental education and volunteer opportunities that develop individual responsibility and environmental stewardship. During the Great American Cleanup, volunteers help with roadside and waterway cleanups, invasive plant removal, painting and planting.
Paint Your Heart Out, Tampa! is a city-wide program that enables citizens, businesses, clubs, and organizations to lend a helping hand to low-income, elderly citizens in the local community. For more than 20 years, it has organized local volunteer teams to paint for designated homeowners on its annual Paint Day.
WellCare offers employees opportunities to give back by supporting select organizations that serve low-income, underserved and aged populations. WellCare proudly champions deserving causes such as Habitat for Humanity; the United Way; the American Diabetes Association;
About WellCare Health Plans, Inc.
WellCare Health Plans, Inc. provides managed care services targeted to government-sponsored health care programs, focusing on Medicaid and Medicare. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, WellCare offers a variety of health plans for families, children, and the aged, blind, and disabled, as well as prescription drug plans. The company served approximately 2.6 million members nationwide as of December 31, 2011. For more information about WellCare, please visit the company's website at www.wellcare.com.