April 9, 2014

Minneapolis honors local public health heroes

WHAT:             In celebration of National Public Health Week, the Minneapolis Health Department will host an awards ceremony to honor seven local public health heroes whose work exemplifies the goals of the Health Department and helps to raise awareness of the critical roles that public health and prevention play in making Minneapolis a healthier place to live, learn, work, and play.

WHEN:             11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Thursday, April 10


WHERE:           City Hall Rotunda, 350 S. Fifth St.

MORE:             The 2014 Local Public Health Heroes awards recipients are:

                              24th Street Urban Farm Coalition

                              The FATHER project

                              Will Wallace – Emerge Community Development North 4 Project

                              Pillsbury Pedal Power Bike Club

                              Project for Pride in Living

                              Kathleen Schuler – Healthy Legacy

                              Starnisha McClellan & Ron Brown – Northpoint Health & Wellness

                       

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Published Apr 10, 2014