As we work to make Marshall a healthier place in which we live, work and play in 2018 and years to come, we reflect on everything we accomplished in 2017. We’re proud to have collaborated with many organizations and individuals to create positive changes in the community and are excited to see what 2018 brings.
The annual Marshall farmers market is the place to go if you’re looking for fresh fruits and vegetables between July and October. The local market features a variety of regional vendors providing things you might expect to find at a farmers market. But it's also known for a little bit more. Read on to learn more about the Marshall farmers market and how it's helping to create a healthier Marshall and beyond.
Healthy56258 partnered with SMSU's Wellness Work Group and the SMSU Exercise Science Club for a special walk to promote World Day for Physical Activity Thursday, April 6.
Come join Stanger for a 20-30 minute walk around the SMSU campus to celebrate World Day for Physical Activity.
Who doesn’t want something sweet (perhaps chocolate or candy) on Valentine’s Day? You may be thinking, “That isn’t such a bad idea,” but it doesn’t help us work toward becoming healthier versions of ourselves. This year be different. Indulge in a heart-healthy Valentine’s Day. Consider a gift that has more permanence like a hand-written note … Continue reading Celebrate a Heart-Healthy Valentine’s Day
This weekend wraps up week two of the Marshall Farmers Market. Healthy56258 has been present at both weekends of the market handing out information and free Healthy56258 water bottles to anyone that stops by! The Marshall Farmers Market has many different vendors selling all sorts of different items. From fresh produce to handmade soaps the Marshall Farmers Market … Continue reading Healthy56258 at The Marshall Farmers Market
You may see kiosks with the Healthy56258 branding in downtown Marshall. We hope it reminds you to live healthy--Healthy56258 that is! Don't forget this website is chalk-full of local resources and general information about healthy living. Browse through it today and remember you can always contact us with questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you to ADM and United Way of Southwest Minnesota for your sponsorship of Healthy56258. We were delighted to be a part of ADM Family Safety Days in early June. Almost 450 ADM colleagues and family members had the chance to experience how Healthy56258 impacts the safety and health of our surrounding communities.
The Healthy56258 committee put together a lunch and learn to share the various initiatives that are currently in the works.
While the farmers market season may be coming to a close, for one VISTA project it is only the beginning of something new; increased access to produce for low-income residents. This new project has increased the sales of the 2016 Marshall Farmers Market by over $3,500, nearly three-fourths of card reader sales! Read on to … Continue reading 2016 Marshall Farmers Market: Increased Access To Local Produce