Anthem Blue Cross celebrates Chuseok with Korean Community

WHAT: Anthem Blue Cross, California’s leading healthcare provider, in partnership with the Seoul Medical Group, is proud to celebrate Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving) with a food distribution and healthcare outreach event in the heart of Koreatown. Anthem Blue Cross is taking the concept of Thanksgiving, and the concept of sharing food, especially when times are tough, and turning it into a celebration. In addition to providing food staples which are the centerpiece of this important cultural celebration, Anthem Blue Cross representatives will be on hand to aid residents with questions regarding their Medi-CAL / Medicare coverage. A Korean translator will be present. With open enrollment soon approaching, Anthem Blue Cross is committed to ensuring that Californians are soundly educated and informed about their healthcare options. This event has drawn up to 500 people in past years.

VISUALS: Korean dancing and games. Food distribution and interviews with residents seeking information about their healthcare option.

WHEN: Thursday 9/8 and Friday 9/9 10am-12pm

WHERE: Anthem storefront, 2789 West Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90006

About Anthem Blue Cross (Blue Cross of California)
Anthem Blue Cross is the trade name of Blue Cross of California. Anthem Blue Cross has been providing Californians with access to high-quality, affordable, whole person care since 1939. The Thousand Oaks-based health plan serves more than 8.6 million members statewide, including 1.2 million Medi-Cal members, and offers one of California’s largest provider networks with more than 65,000 physicians across the state. Anthem Blue Cross and Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Company are independent licensees of the Blue Cross Association. ®ANTHEM is a registered trademark of Anthem Insurance Companies, Inc. The Blue Cross names and symbols are registered marks of the Blue Cross Association. Also follow us on Twitter at or on Facebook at

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