Iowa Healthiest State - Events

Events

The Healthiest State Initiative holds several events throughout the year to engage community contributors and leaders in constructive conversation to improve the health and well-being of Iowans. See what we’re up to:

  • Healthiest State Month

    Healthiest State Month

    Celebrate Healthiest State Month with us! October is Healthiest State Month and there are a number of ways for you to participate.

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  • 5-2-1-0 Summit

    5-2-1-0 Summit

    Join us to learn from experts from across the state working in the schools, child care, out-of-school programs, health care and communities share their experiences to adopt strategies to support the healthy choice as the easy choice.

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  • Awards

    Awards

    On February 7, 2019, the Healthiest State will hold the premier annual event for Iowans leading efforts to transform the culture of health and well-being.

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  • Annual Walk

    Annual Walk

    In 2011, the Healthiest State Initiative kicked off our effort to become the healthiest state in the nation with the Start Somewhere Walk. Mark your calendar for the 9th annual walk on Wednesday, October 2, 2019!

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  • Request an Endorsement

    Request an Endorsement

    If your own event is aimed at improving the health and well-being of Iowans in your community, apply to use our seal of approval. We'll promote your event on the Healthiest State Initiative social media outlets, just as long as you promote the Healthiest State Initiative and its activities!

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