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September 2017 Newsletter

September 2017 | Issue 33

In this issue:

  • YOU Are Activate!
  • Allen County PICH 3 Year Progress
  • 2017 Healthy Families Expo and Stakeholder Luncheon Photos

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August 2017 Newsletter

August 2017 | Issue 32

In this issue:

  • Stay Active Despite the Heat
  • Allen County PICH 3 Year Progress
  • 2017 Healthy Families Expo Flyer

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July 2017 Newsletter

July 2017 | Issue 31

In this issue:

  • 2017 Bike Rodeo
  • Allen County PICH 3 Year Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight: 2017 Healthy Families Expo

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June 2017 Newsletter

June 2017 | Issue 30

In this issue:

  • Downtown Lima Farmers’ Market is Back For Another Season
  • Allen County PICH 3 Year Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight:Spring 2017 Business Challenge Award Ceremony

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May 2017 Newsletter

May 2017 | Issue 29

In this issue:

  • Volunteers Needed to Count Allen County’s Bicyclists and Pedestrians
  • Allen County PICH 3 Year Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight:Ruler Foods HHH

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April 2017 Newsletter

April 2017 | Issue 28

In this issue:

  • Spring Has Sprung!
  • Allen County PICH 3 Year Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight:Local Schools Get Activated!

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March 2017 Newsletter

March 2017 | Issue 27

In this issue:

  • March is National Nutrition Month!
  • Allen County PICH 3 Year Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight: Healthy Happens Here Locations

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February 2017 Newsletter

February 2017 | Issue 26

In this issue:

  • A Healthier Heart Starts with You!
  • Allen County PICH 3 Year Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight: Activated Business Challenge Awards

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January 2017 Newsletter

January 2017 | Issue 25

In this issue:

  • Choosing the Right Health Club or Gym
  • Allen County PICH 3 Year Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight: Allen County RTA

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December 2016 Newsletter

December 2016 | Issue 24

In this issue:

  • Holiday Wishes
  • Allen County PICH 3 Year Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight: The Dough Hook

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November 2016 Newsletter

November 2016 | Issue 23

In this issue:

  • Activated Business Challenge Progress So Far
  • Partnerships to Improve Community Health Grant Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight: Rhodes State Child Care

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September 2016 Newsletter

September 2016 | Issue 22

In this issue:

  • Activated Business Challenge
  • Challenge Information Sheet
  • Challenge Checklist
  • Challenge Overview Video
  • Partnerships to Improve Community Health Grant Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight: The Meeting Place On Market

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August 2016 Newsletter

August 2016 | Issue 21

In this issue:

  • National Breastfeeding Month 2016
  • 2016 Allen County PICH Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight: NOW Marketing
  • #SodiumAddsUp

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July 2016 Newsletter

July 2016 | Issue 20

In this issue:

  • PICH Community Challenges
  • 2016 Allen County PICH Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight: Wessler Engineering
  • Smoking Cessation

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June 2016 Newsletter

June 2016 | Issue 19

In this issue:

  • Men’s Health Month
  • 2016 Allen County PICH Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight: Fitness Solutions 24/7
  • Partner Update/li>

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May 2016 Newsletter

May 2016 | Issue 18

In this issue:

  • National Bike Month
  • 2016 Allen County PICH Progress
  • Community Success Story Spotlight: Menchies
  • Active Menu Challenge on the Go

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April 2016 Newsletter

April 2016 | Issue 17

In this issue:

  • County Health Rankings
  • 2016 Allen County PICH Progress
  • Healthy Happens Here Update
  • Webb Insurance vs. Trisco Success Story

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March 2016 Newsletter

March 2016 | Issue 16

In this issue:

  • National Nutrition Month
  • 2016 Allen County PICH Progress
  • Rhodes State College Success Story

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Feb 2016 Newsletter

February 2016 | Issue 15

In this issue:

  • 2016 Allen County PICH Progress
  • Actual Use Assessment – Healthy Happens Here!
  • Community Success Story Spotlight

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December Newsletter 2015

December 2015 | Issue 14

In this issue:

  • Community Success Story of the Month
  • Partnerships to Improve Community Health Grant Update: 2016 Goals

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Newsletter August 14

August 2014 | Issue 13

In this issue:

  • Adult Action Planning Session
  • YES! Youth Empowerment Summit
  • Capture the County!
  • Growing Cities
  • Walk The Civic Center!
  • Time To Scale Back
  • Adult Obesity
  • What Can Be Done

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July 2014 Newsletter

July 2014 | Issue 12

In this issue:

  • Active Living Update
  • Healthy Eating Update
  • Tobacco Free Living Update
  • Youth Empowered Solutions (YES!)
  • Downtown Lima Farmers Market Schedule
  • Dads Who Know… Support Breastfeeding form the Go!
  • World Breastfeeding Month Photo Content Entry Form
  • Fresh Produce Cook-Off Challenge Entry Form!
  • Map of Allen County’s Walking, Hiking and Bicycling Resources
  • Lima Family YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program
  • Connect with Us via Social Media

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Newsletter June 14

June 2014 | Issue 11

In this issue:

  • How to Be Involved With Activate Allen County
  • Community Farmers Markets Schedule
  • Dads Who Know… Support Breastfeeding form the Go!
  • World Breastfeeding Month Photo Contest Entry Form
  • Lima Family YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program
  • Tobacco: The Business of Quitting
  • Yes!!! Youth Empowerment Summit

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Newsletter May 2014

May 2014 | Issue 10

In this issue:

  • Accomplishments
  • Community Farmers Markets Schedule
  • Bike to School Day Information
  • Bike to Work Day Information
  • Breathe Healthy, Live Happy!
  • Lima City Park Butt Pick Up Day Information
  • Active Menu Challenge: Approved Restaurants and Menu Items

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Newsletter April 2014

April 2014 | Issue 9

In this issue:

  • Healthy Workplace
  • Active Living
  • Tobacco
  • Nutrition

Upcoming Events:

  • Free Lung Screening, hosted by WCORHA (April 25th)
  • Workplace Wellness Seminar (April 29th)
  • Allen County Bike Week:
    • Bike to School Day (May 7th)
    • Bike to Work Day (May 9th)

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Newsletter March 2014

March 2014 | Issue 8

In this issue:

  • National Nutrition Month
  • Active Living
  • Tobacco
  • Nutrition

Upcoming Events:

  • Lima Public Library Nutrition Events:
    • Kids coloring contest – all month
    • Children’s story time – March 5th at 10:00 am
    • Teen event – Tuesday March 18th at 5:30 pm
  • Kick Butts Youth PSA Contest (Deadline for submission March 12th)
  • Workplace Wellness Seminar (April 29th)

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February 2014 Newsletter

February 2014 | Issue 7

In this issue:

  • Diabetes
  • Prevention Program
  • Active Living
  • Tobacco
  • Nutrition

Upcoming Events:

  • Diabetes Prevention Program
  • National Nutrition Month (March)
  • Kick Butts Youth PSA Contest (Deadline for submission March 12th 2014)
  • Workplace Wellness Seminar (April)

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Newsletter January 14

January 2014 | Issue 6

In this issue:

  • Mobile Produce Market
  • Active Living
  • Tobacco
  • Nutrition

Special Points of Interest:

  • Mobile Produce Market a great success!
  • Active Transportation Plan Web Survey completed. Thank you for your input!
  • CTTS Training to be held January 27th-29th 2014. Call to reserve your spot today!
  • Check out our social media sites for tips, encouragement and success stories related to quitting smoking!

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December 2013 Newsletter

December 2013 | Issue 5

In this issue:

  • 2013 Achievements
  • Active Living
  • Tobacco
  • Nutrition

Special Points of Interest:

  • A Review of the Year and the Achievements Activate Allen County Has Accomplished!
  • Active Transportation Plan Web Survey Ends December 8th.
  • CTTS Training to be held January 27th-29th 2014. Call to reserve your spot today!
  • Breastfeeding Coalition topics

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November 2013 Newsletter

November 2013 | Issue 4

In this issue:

  • Healthy Housing Seminar
  • Active Living
  • Nutrition

Special Points of Interest:

  • Healthy Housing Seminar being held this month!
  • Free lung screening being held on November 15th. Take good care of your lungs today!
  • Community Food Desert Focus Groups and Crock Pot Cooking Classes conducted last month
  • The Meeting Place on Market, first to become Activate Approved Business!
  • St. Rita’s begins to support the Ten Steps to successful breastfeeding.

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October 2013 Newsletter

October 2013 | Issue 3

In this issue:

  • Lessons Learned From Our Health Summit
  • Tobacco Free Living
  • Active Living
  • Nutrition
  • Working Groups

Special Points of Interest:

  • Lessons we learned from Our Health Summit
  • SCTG to hold a Healthy Housing Seminar November 21st
  • Bike/Pedestrian count completed. Thank you to all those who helped!
  • Mobile Produce Market is unveiled and blessed
  • How to sign our Breastfeeding Pledge

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September 2013 Newsletter

September 2013 | Issue 2

In this issue:

  • Healthy Eating Active Menu Challenge, Health Summit
  • Breastfeeding
  • Tobacco Free Living
  • Active Living
  • Working Groups

Special Points of Interest:

  • WCORHA and Activate Allen County partner for the ‘Active Menu Challenge’
  • Health Summit to be held at The Veterans Civic Center
  • Formation of breastfeeding coalition
  • The City of Lima, LACCA & Old Barn Out Back currently implementing breastfeeding policies
  • Tobacco Treatment Specialist training will occur January 2014

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August 2013 Newsletter

August 2013 | Issue 1

In this issue:

  • Breastfeeding
  • Healthy Eating
  • Tobacco Free Living
  • Active Living
  • Working Groups

Special Points of Interest:

  • LACCA created a breastfeeding room
  • The City of Lima & LACCA are establishing breastfeeding policies
  • WCORHA and Activate Allen County partner for the ‘Active Menu Challenge’
  • Tobacco Treatment Specialist training will occur January 2014

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