Eat Smart Move More York County
Six individuals nominated by their peers to receive the Community Leader Award represent rural South Carolina and initiatives that are creating healthier communities.
Boys and Girls Club youth are increasing access to physical activity for students and neighbors of Blue Eagle Academy.
Six communities participated in the Let’s Go! South Carolina initiative, implementing strategies across multiple sectors to increase access to healthy foods and physical activity, and have had a huge impact on community health.
Ten South Carolina municipalities are experiencing a growing economy thanks to pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly infrastructure improvement projects.
The Healthy Young People Empowerment (HYPE) Project team in York County took part in a walking field trip through downtown Clover in June to evaluate the safety and accessibility of the sidewalks and crosswalks in their community.
More than 200 other cities in the U.S. received the recognition for actively providing youth opportunities for play.
Across the U.S., bicycling is on the rise — thanks in part to cities like Rock Hill taking steps to make riding safer and more comfortable for all residents.