UnitedHealthcare volunteers expand and renovate school gardens at three Guilford County elementary schools
Greensboro, N.C., Oct. 10, 2013 /3BL Media/ – UnitedHealthcare, FoodCorps and NC Cooperative Extension/Guilford County Center celebrated National Farm to School Month today with a kickoff event today at the NC Agricultural & Technical State University Farm. The celebration marked UnitedHealthcare’s support of two FoodCorps service members serving in nine Title One Schools in High Point. The funding was made possible through CBS EcoMedia’s WellnessAd program.
From Maine to Iowa to California, collective impact is helping to address childhood obesity by facilitating changes in the built environment, regional food systems, school nutrition and physical activity policies, and messaging around nutrition and physical activity, to name but a few intervention strategies.
KIPP Philadelphia welcomes AIG to KIPP DuBois Collegiate Academy to give an inspirational lecture to students prior to a Fall sports pep rally and youth rugby clinic
PHILADELPHIA, PA, October 9, 2013 /3BL Media/ – AIG has partnered with CBS EcoMedia Inc. through its EducationAd advertising program to fund the addition of much-needed new uniforms and athletic equipment for the KIPP DuBois Collegiate Academy’s football, basketball, track & field, and soccer teams.
New play pods provided by UnitedHealthcare through CBS EcoMedia’s WellnessAd program
Arlington, Texas, Oct. 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The City of Arlington and UnitedHealthcare celebrated the completion of the new River Legacy Parks ‘Play Trail’ today with a ribbon-cutting event at the park that included elected officials, community leaders, corporate VIPs, local families and volunteers. UnitedHealthcare’s funding for the Play Trail included two new play pods installed along the existing accessible trail loop that connects back to the main playground area. The funding was made possible through CBS EcoMedia’s WellnessAd program.
“Power On!” celebration held to honor Cadillac dealers’ funding for the more than 5,300 pediatric patients its donation will support over the next year
PITTSBURGH, PA, October 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Cadillac Metropolitan Pittsburgh Dealer Advertising Association has partnered with CBS EcoMedia Inc. through its WellnessAd advertising to fund 11 Starlight Tablets for three Pittsburgh hospitals: Allegheny General Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, and The Children’s Institute.
College students with food allergies and other dietary restrictions get some help from Sodexo, whose Simple Servings food station keeps them from guessing their meal contents, ultimately keeping them safe. Read More at USA TODAY College.
ARAMARK Building Community Opportunity Zone focuses on health and wellness at the Neighborhood House Association’s Adult Day Health Care Center in Mountain View
San Diego, CA, October 2, 2013 /3BL Media/ – With minimal resources stretched to the limit, low-income families living in the heart of San Diego are challenged to provide adequate nutritious food, access to physical activity, and quality healthcare not only for themselves, but also for loved ones who suffer from disabling physical, mental or developmental impairments.
New rooftop urban garden, outdoor cooking area will encourage healthy eating and lifestyle habits for community residents
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA, September 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Once a week, a local food bank delivers groceries to WoodGreen Community Services’ housing on Toronto’s East End. But for families and individuals living there, other sources of healthy, inexpensive fresh food can be difficult to find.
Enhances partnership with Casa Central focused on comprehensive health and wellness education; Establishes ARAMARK Building Community Opportunity Zone at Casa Infantil
Chicago, IL, September 12, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Chicago’s Logan Square is home to a vibrant Latino community whose residents often struggle to afford healthy food and make positive lifestyle choices while also working hard to make ends meet. The diabetes rate among Puerto Ricans there, for example, is the highest in the country.