2016 LiveWell At Work Awards Now Open

Does your company have what it takes to be designated a LiveWell Workplace? The LiveWell Workplace Award is designed to recognize local businesses making strides to actively improve the lives of their employees.  Past award winners have achieved success by implementing comprehensive wellness strategies that include upper management support, a committee that monitors effectiveness, screenings that identify areas for improvement and a variety of  initiatives that promote health and well-being.… Read more

Healthy Out of School Time Recipe – Black Bean and Corn Salsa

LiveWell Greenville’s Out of School Time sites have some healthy snack recipes to share! This delicious black bean and corn salsa recipe comes from Duncan Chapel Elementary School. The salsa can be Black Bean and Corn Salsa Recipe 1 28oz can diced tomato (flavor of your choice, drained) 1 14oz can yellow corn (drained) 1 16oz can black beans (drained) 1 small purple onion – diced 1/2 to 1 cup chopped cilantro Juice of 1 lime 1/4 cup Balsamic Vinaigrette 1 diced Jalapeno – optional (seeds removed) Garlic powder, salt and pepper to taste Mix all together and serve cold Refrigerate left- overs (salsa is even better the next day!) Serve with tortilla chips, pita chips on baked potatoes, with grilled chicken, on tacos and burritos, or any way you can think of!… Read more

The Day Greenville Went KaBOOM!

Last week the CarMax Foundation and KaBOOM! came to Greenville to help our city build a grant-awarded playground at the David Hellams Community Center in the Greenline-Spartanburg neighborhood. In September, the youngest community members helped design their ideal playground for the site; everything came to fruition in a single day last Wednesday, November 4.… Read more