Making the Healthy Choice the Easy Choice

Faith Activity and Nutrition

Faith, Activity, and Nutrition (FAN) was developed with and for churches to prevent and address the most common health conditions impacting congregations and communities, including heart disease, stroke, diabetes, arthritis, cancer, and obesity. The program focuses on physical activity and healthy eating because these two behaviors are consistently shown in research to prevent and treat these health conditions.

Eat Smart Move More offers COVID-19 Rapid Response Mini-grants

Through funds received from the OneSC Fund, Eat Smart Move More South Carolina  is offering a rapid response mini-grant opportunity for COVID-19 relief. Mini-grants up to $3,000 are available to meet the immediate needs of communities that are not being reached by the four primary food banks. Local emergency food providers and distribution hubs that may include but are not […]

Scripture Affirmations during COVID-19

Challenging times, such as we are experiencing with COVID-19, can cause us to be anxious, fearful, stressed and even have a sense of despair or loss of hope. These emotions can have a negative impact on our physical and mental health. In the Bible, God’s guidebook for life, we can find His promises and instructions for such difficult times. Reading scripture from a first-person perspective – as an “affirmation” – can be helpful because God’s truths and His love for us becomes very personal. READ MORE

Town of Heath Springs Walkability Assessment

Eat Smart Move More Lancaster County (ESMMLC) partnered with the Town of Heath Springs to  host a walkability assessment. A group of around 20 people showed up to help conduct the  walkability assessment on July 27th, 2019. The group consisted of town council members, county council members, residents, and agency partners. The purpose of a […]

America Walks Opens 2019 Community Change Grant Applications

America Walks, partners of the Every Body Walk! Collaborative, Lyft, WalkBoston, and other generous sponsors, are excited to announce another round of our popular Community Change Grant program. This program will award grantees $1,500.00 in community stipends for projects related to creating healthy, active, and engaged places to live, work, and play. America Walks has seen […]