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Humana Associates Volunteer over 26,000 Hours during National Volunteer Month


Company's employees nationwide give back to their communities

In April, National Volunteer Month, over 4,500 Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM)
associates nationwide volunteered for more than 26,000 hours. The
company's associates served over 1,700 nonprofits in that month alone,
and the Humana Foundation donated $10,000 to various non-profits chosen
by volunteers.

"Volunteerism has always been an integral part of our mission at
Humana," said Bruce D. Broussard, President and CEO of Humana Inc. "With
Humana's Bold Goal of helping those we serve become 20% healthier by
2020, giving back to the community is more important than ever."

Many of the company's associates take advantage of a comprehensive
internal Volunteer Network database, paid Volunteer Time Off, and WOW
Dollars, an internal currency that can be exchanged for gift cards,
simply by logging volunteer hours.

"Volunteering helps us show pride and commitment in our communities and
is a powerful way to live the four pillars of well-being – purpose,
health, belonging and security," said Tim State, Senior Vice President
of Associate Health and Well-being at Humana. "Giving back, and the
shared experiences that come with it, helps our associates connect as a
team and improves our own emotional health."

Nationwide, Humana associates are doing profound work with their
volunteerism. Zoilabella Calo, an associate in Arizona, received the
Society of St. Vincent de Paul's Champion Volunteer Award for her work
with playground building and coordinating donation drives for children
and the homeless.

Mario Martin, an associate in Florida, has trained 200 high school
students on emergency casualty care and provided them with a free first
responder medical kit, through a non-profit he co-founded, Support
A Future Endeavor (SAFE)
. "We want to empower kids to someday be
able to tell their story of survival through empowerment," Martin said.

Jolanda Burton, a health care consultant in Louisville, also spoke of
her volunteerism. "While in high school, I earned a scholarship for
children who experienced homelessness from the National
Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth (NAEHCY)
Having been labeled as an unaccompanied homeless youth growing up, I
take an active interest in supporting the organization with higher
education initiatives," she said. "Most recently, I joined NAEHCY's
Board of Directors as their Scholarship Fund Chair."

Humana associate Domenica Robinson was the company's 2017 Volunteer of
the Year, logging 178 volunteer hours in the Humana Volunteer Network in
2017. Her volunteering schedule included time at Kindred Hospice
spending time with dementia and terminally ill patients, Floyd County
Animal Rescue, and serving as a Master Gardener at local 4H clubs, parks
and universities.

A recent emphasis on team volunteerism has made an impact, too. A team
of Humana associates in northern Florida recently partnered with the American
Cancer Society‘s Relay for Life
and raised $11,397. In Springdale,
Ohio, more than 200 Humana associates volunteered for a youth sports
program and logged close to 500 volunteer hours in the Humana Volunteer
Network. In Louisville, Humana associates raised $1.7 million for Metro
United Way
and were presented with the Sullivan Service Award, which
honors a company or individual who has demonstrated "extraordinary
generosity and made significant community impact."

Volunteering can be profoundly therapeutic: the Corporation
for National & Community Service
found that "those who volunteer
have lower mortality rates, greater functional ability, and lower rates
of depression later in life than those who do not." The study also says
"there is a significant relationship between volunteering and good
health." And researchers from the University of California system found
that voluntary acts of kindness measurably improved personal happiness.

About Humana

Humana Inc. is committed to helping our millions of medical and
specialty members achieve their best health. Our successful history in
care delivery and health plan administration is helping us create a new
kind of integrated care with the power to improve health and well-being
and lower costs. Our efforts are leading to a better quality of life for
people with Medicare, families, individuals, military service personnel,
and communities at large.

To accomplish that, we support physicians and other health care
professionals as they work to deliver the right care in the right place
for their patients, our members. Our range of clinical capabilities,
resources and tools – such as in-home care, behavioral health, pharmacy
services, data analytics and wellness solutions – combine to produce a
simplified experience that makes health care easier to navigate and more

More information regarding Humana is available to investors via the
Investor Relations page of the company's web site at,
including copies of:

  • Annual reports to stockholders
  • Securities and Exchange Commission filings
  • Most recent investor conference presentations
  • Quarterly earnings news releases and conference calls
  • Calendar of events
  • Corporate Governance information

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