Blue Zones Project Monterey County (BZPMC) -- Monterey County October “To The Moon Commute” Challenge
Collaboration brings a Giant Leap for Community’s Health …
For the month of October, Blue Zones Project Monterey County (BZPMC) , the City of Salinas, and Transportation Agency for Monterey County (TAMC) are inviting those living, attending school and/or working in Monterey County to participate in family-friendly activities and games all month long. Each week will be hosted by one of the partnering agencies and will feature free family activities, demos, games and prizes -- rules and eligibility vary by activity and agency and winners will be announced weekly.
“BZPMC is proud to partner with the City of Salinas and TAMC to bring activities to help us create opportunities for us to safely walk, bike, explore alternative transportation modes, and even to look at ways to expand our existing transportation routes,” said Tiffany DiTullio, Blue Zones Project Monterey County’s Executive Director.
About Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System:
Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System (SVMHS) is dedicated to improving the health and wellness of the region through an integrated network of health care initiatives, services and facilities. In addition to an acute care, public district hospital licensed for 263 beds, the system includes Salinas Valley Medical Clinic, a multi-location clinic expanding access to primary and specialty care, and offers 13 urgent care locations.
About Montage Health:
Montage Health is the local, nonprofit parent company of a family of organizations dedicated to improving lives by delivering exceptional care and inspiring the pursuit of optimal health. Through its subsidiaries and its partnerships with doctors and other clinicians, healthcare and community organizations, and, most importantly community members, Montage Health is dedicated to care that is coordinated across all care settings to meet each person’s goals and needs.
About Taylor Farms:
Taylor Farms is North America’s favorite maker of salads and healthy fresh foods. Taylor Farms is grounded in a commitment to quality with products harvested, packaged and shipped at the peak of freshness. Taylor Farms focuses on innovation by consistently developing new products and improving production methods.
Blue Zones Project is a Community-by-Community, Well-being Improvement Initiative designed to make healthy choices easier through permanent changes to environment, policy, and social networks.
For more information please visit: montereycounty.bluezonesproject.com or for Spanish: montereycounty-es.bluezonesproject.com. You can also visit Facebook @bzpmontereyco.