Shift comes with $5 million dedication to launch Cencora’s healthier futures grant program.
Cencora Inc., broke the news that it has completed a name and stock ticker change from AmerisourceBergen Corporation. As part of the announcement, Cencora plans on donating $5 million to the Cencora Impact Foundation, with the purpose of launching the Cencora Healthier Futures Grant Program. The program will aim to dentify opportunities to support those on the front lines of healthcare in underserved populations who are driving innovation in global health.
"Today is a significant and exciting milestone for Cencora. Our new name is a reminder of our customers, their patients, and our team members who are at the center of everything we do,” said Steven H. Collis, chairman, president, CEO, Cencora. “It represents the healthier futures we strive for serving as a trusted industry partner that prioritizes innovation, advocates for patient access, and advances strategic partnerships across the global pharmaceutical value chain.”
Reference: AmerisourceBergen becomes Cencora, in alignment with the company’s growing global footprint and central role in pharmaceutical access and care. Cencora. August 30, 2023. Accessed August 31, 2023. https://www.cencora.com/newsroom/press-releases/amerisourcebergen-becomes-cencora