Inspiring Iowans

  • West Union a Leader in Walkability

    NOV 10, 2017

    The Walking School Bus (WSB) program in West Union has been a giant success. Since its inception in 2013, the program has grown from approximately 12 to 20 children walking each day to school to anywhere from 60 to 80 children this year. Just last spring, the Walking School Bus went to five days a week, thanks to the countless hours volunteers put into the program.

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  • Healthiest State Initiative Elects Two New Directors

    posted by Jami Haberl on OCT 25, 2017

    The Healthiest State Initiative board of directors has elected two new directors: Kevin Vermeer, President and CEO of UnityPoint Health, and Jeff Russell, President and CEO of Delta Dental of Iowa.

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  • National Healthy Lunch Day

    AUG 16, 2017

    Tuesday, September 19 is the American Diabetes Association's National Healthy Lunch Day.

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