Community Leader: Dr. Dave Keely

York County, SC  (Aug. 2018) Thanks to leaders like Dr. Dave Keely, who are willing to go the extra mile for their community to ensure a healthy future and a culture of health, York County and communities around the state have a fighting chance for healthy change and sustainability. Eat Smart Move More South Carolina recognizes Dr. Dave as a 2018 community leader.

ESMMYC Special Guest Speaker Touts All-Inclusive Playground in Fort Mill Area

York County, SC (Sep. 1, 2018) All-inclusive playgrounds are important to our community. Recognizing this, community members are hard at work to build one in the Fort Mill area to serve students in the school district and nearby communities. Learn about the plans, benefits and challenges, as described by Lori Christison at the recent ESMMYC general meeting.

3rd SC Annual Population Health Summit Focuses on Health Equity

Rock Hill, SC (June 8, 2018) – The 3rd Annual SC Population Health Summit was a success. ESMMYC joined community-based leaders, including healthcare professionals, social workers, non-profit stakeholders and business leaders at the York County location of the 11 venues where the event was held throughout SC. The goal was to foster community health improvement efforts through collaborative learning. How can we create a “culture of equity,” ensuring “health equity” in policies and working together to reach goals?

ESMMYC Let’s Go Celebration

York County, SC (June 11, 2018) What a great celebration ESMMYC hosted to thank its community partners for achievements during the Let’s Go grant. The ESMMYC leadership team and partners described past successes, and future plans. While having some fun, eating local foods, and getting to know our partners better.