This recent grant from the Cigna Foundation is part of a larger commitment that Cigna has made to the communities in which the company serves its customers. Just this fall, Phoenix employees raised a record breaking $40,000 and 4,000 pounds of non-perishable food items for their annual food drive benefiting St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance. Over the past five years, Cigna has given back nearly $500,000 to charities in the Phoenix market.About the Cigna Foundation The Cigna Foundation is a private foundation funded by contributions from Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) and its subsidiaries. The Cigna Foundation supports organizations sharing its commitment to enhancing the health of individuals and families, and the well-being of their communities, with a special focus on those communities where Cigna employees live and work. About Cigna Medical Group Cigna Medical Group (CMG), the group practice division of Cigna HealthCare of Arizona, Inc. is an NCQA-recognized Patient-Centered Medical Home and one of the Valley's largest multi-specialty group practices with 23 health care centers and two convenience care clinics located throughout metropolitan Phoenix. Each health care center is equipped with several medical services under one roof, so additional diagnostic needs such as lab work, imaging—even prescriptions—can be quickly obtained. CMG is also the group medical practice for Cigna HealthCare of Arizona's Medicare Advantage Plan, the highest-rated plan in Arizona, with 4.5 out of 5 stars for 2013 by www.medicare.gov. Plan performance summary star ratings are assessed each year and may change from one year to the next. To learn more about Cigna Medical Group, including a virtual tour and to follow us on Twitter, visit www.cignamedicalgroup.com. About Cigna Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. All products and services are provided exclusively by or through operating subsidiaries of Cigna Corporation, including Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company, Life Insurance Company of North America and Cigna Life Insurance Company of New York. Such products and services include an integrated suite of health services, such as medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products including group life, accident and disability insurance. Cigna maintains sales capability in 30 countries and jurisdictions, and has approximately 71 million customer relationships throughout the world. To learn more about Cigna®, including links to follow us on Facebook or Twitter, visit www.cigna.com.