Sep 01
2015

IPHI Awards Small Grants to Ten Cities and Towns to Implement Policies that Promote Access to Nutritious Foods and Opportunities for Physical Activity

Press Releases

For Immediate Release: September 1, 2015 Washington, DC – With up to $40,000 to award through its Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) Cities & Towns Campaign, the Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI) has awarded grants to ten Maryland and Virginia municipalities to implement GO! >

Aug 05
2015

IPHI Team Member Among 50 Local Food Heros

News Coverage and Publications

August 5, 2015 — Evelyn Kelly, IPHI Senior Program Manager was selected as a “50 under 50 Food Hero” by Elevation DC, an online magazine focused on what’s next for the city. The magazine highlights the work being done by IPHI to engage local food policy councils around the State of GO! >

Jul 01
2015

IPHI and CommonHealth ACTION Announce New Partnership Structure

Press Releases

IPHI and CommonHealth ACTION Announce New Partnership Structure For Immediate Release: July 1, 2015 Washington, DC – The Boards of Directors of CommonHealth ACTION and the Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI) are pleased to announce an exciting new stage in the relationship between the GO! >

Jun 01
2015

IPHI Hosts Successful Forum on Community Health Workers in Virginia

Events and Webinars

Community Health Worker Forum: “Investing in Community Health Workers: Advancing Virginia’s Health, Reducing Cost, and Improving Quality.” April 1, 2015 Freddy Zambrano, Community Health Worker (CHW) for the Fredericksburg Area HIV/AIDS Support Services told an audience of GO! >

May 11
2015

Virginia Cities and Towns Walk the Talk

News Coverage and Publications

As the Healthy Eating Active Living Cities, Towns, and Counties Campaign for the Mid-Atlantic takes hold in Virginia, more and more local elected leaders are recognizing the importance of and intersection of local planning and health. As of April 2015, 14 Virginia cities and towns and one GO! >

May 04
2015

IPHI Releases Request for Proposals for HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign Grants Program

Press Releases

For Immediate Release Monday, May 4, 2015 Institute for Public Health Innovation Launches HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign Grants Program with $40,000 Available in Funding Washington, DC –  Through its HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign, the Institute for Public Health Innovation is GO! >

Apr 27
2015

May 2nd: Down By the Riverside Community Health Walk

Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 4/24/15  “Down By the Riverside” Community Health Walk: Strong Parks, Strong Communities Neighbors, community members, and local organizations “look to the parks” for a healthier, greener future  Washington, DC: Washington Parks & People, the Institute for Public GO! >

Apr 13
2015

$40,000 Available to HEAL Cities and Towns to Implement HEAL Policies

Press Releases

HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign Offering $40,000 in Small Grants to Maryland and Virginia Cities and Towns This spring, for the first time ever, cities and towns in Maryland and Virginia have an opportunity to obtain new resources to increase local options for healthy eating and active living GO! >

Apr 02
2015

Upcoming Event: 5/2/2015 Down By the Riverside Community Health Walk

Events and Webinars

On Saturday, May 2nd, 2015, join us, Washington Parks & People, and community partners for community health walk in Washington D.C.’s Ward 7. We will walk through Marvin Gaye Park, the District’s longest municipal park, and Kenilworth Park until we reach the Anacostia River. GO! >

Mar 30
2015

Virginia Stakeholders Gather to Promote the Training and Employment of Community Members as Part of the Healthcare Workforce

Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Virginia Stakeholders Gather to Promote the Training and Employment of Community Members as Part of the Healthcare Workforce  Frontline Community Health Workers Provide a Cost-Effective Strategy to Improving the Public’s Health FREDERICKSBURG, VA. (April 1, 2015) — Dozens GO! >