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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 […]

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 […]

Community Indicators Toolkit

Building a culture of health in Lancaster & Chester Counties “We want to live in a place where all voices matter and where all people have an opportunity to thrive. And yet, in order for all people to live healthy lives, essential resources must be readily available for everyone. We all benefit when residents come […]

ESMMSC has new Executive Director!

Stanley Named New ESMMSC Executive Director The Board of Directors of Eat Smart Move More South Carolina is pleased to announce that Meg Stanley has been named Executive Director. Meg will begin leading the organization in its efforts to increase access to healthy eating and active living resources in South Carolina at the end of […]

Walkability Assessment for Heath Springs

Members of Eat Smart Move More Lancaster County met to plan a Walkability Assessment for Heath Springs. Then, on July 27, 2019 at 8 am, about 16 community leaders and residents took part in the Heath Springs Walkability Assessment. The goal was to assess how safe and supportive the streets are in the Town of […]

Action for Healthy Kids

Play with AFHK! Play is about more than just having fun—it’s an important component of health and well-being. And it has unfortunately been put on the back burner due to jam-packed schedules, academic pressures, and budgetary constraints. But making time for Simon Says, Capture the Flag, or just pure imaginative play should be a daily […]