Join the Mayors Wellness Campaign in Atlantic City!
November 18 – 20, 2014
The Mayors Wellness Campaign (MWC) is once again participating in the annual New Jersey State League of Municipalities Conference at the Atlantic City Convention Center, November 18 - 20. MWC’s Booth will be located in the 100 aisle (all the way to the RIGHT as you enter the convention floor). Stop by to enter our raffle to win a $1,000 wellness mini-grant for your local MWC. If you haven’t joined MWC yet, stop by and sign up!
Day of Wellness – Wednesday, November 19th
Mayors Wellness Walk – 7:00 am, Bally’s on the Boardwalk
Join us on the Boardwalk at Bally’s at 7:00 a.m. for a two-mile morning walk to kick-start our “Day of Wellness” at the League conference. The first 50 registrants will receive a free t-shirt. In addition, all participating mayors will have a second chance to enter the MWC $1,000 wellness mini-grant raffle. The walk is open to all. To register, click here.
Joint Panel Session – 2:00 – 3:00 pm, Room 312, Atlantic City Convention Center
“How to Cut Costs and Save Money through Employee Wellness,” a joint session with NJACCHO, NJLBHA, MWC, NJ Municipal Management Association and American Public Works Association. Learn the physical, emotional and financial benefits of employee wellness programs and how you can take steps to build a heathier workforce.
MWC Panel Session – 3:45 – 5:15 pm, Room 312, Atlantic City Convention Center
"Mayors Wellness Campaign: Your Partner for a Healthier Community." This session will showcase the great work of the Mayors Wellness Campaign throughout New Jersey and highlight resources that are available to mayors who want to join the campaign and enhance their ‘Healthy Town’ application. Currently, more than half of New Jersey’s 565 municipalities are participating in MWC and are working aggressively to decrease obesity rates and increase the overall health of their communities. Join us to find out how you, too, can create a successful Mayors Wellness Campaign.
MWC Reception – 5 – 7pm, Crown Ballroom 2, Sheraton Convention Center Hotel
Our annual Reception will be held in Crown Ballroom 2 on the second floor of the Atlantic City Sheraton Hotel (adjacent to the convention center). Come to network and learn about Blue Zones®, an initiative based on lifestyle characteristics that help people live longer and be happier and healthier. The reception is open to all.
We hope to see you there! Questions or comments? Contact Janan Dave at firstname.lastname@example.org or 609-303-0373
The Mayors Wellness Campaign is a program of the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute
In partnership with the New Jersey State League of Municipalities.
Major funding for the Mayors Wellness Campaign is provided by: The Walmart Foundation
Funding for the Mayors Wellness Campaign’s Day of Wellness is provided by: Amerigroup, Children’s Specialized Hospital, Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Horizon NJ Health, NJM Insurance Group, New Jersey State Nurses Association.