November 1, 2016

THANK YOU for joining us for the Healthiest State Initiative’s Bringing It Home event to celebrate the first five years and learn about Healthiest State 2.0. 

The day was structured to acknowledge the achievements of the last five year as we recognized leaders and investors and share the new opportunities to engage with the Healthiest State to ensure we reach our goal of becoming the Healthiest State in the nation! 

Download the materials from the event by clicking on the buttons below: 

Introduction - Jackson

Awards - Haberl

Keynote - Whitthorne

Event photos

Healthy Hometown Founder Photos

Small community success stories

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