2017 LiveWell at Work Awards

Since 2013, LiveWell at Work has been recognizing local businesses for excellence in creating a culture that is health promoting in the workplace.  Thae application and subsequent feedback have helped local organizations take their wellness efforts to higher levels. Starting in 2017, LiveWell Greenville has proudly partnered with South Carolina Hospital Association (SCHA) Working Well division to encourage businesses to join and apply for the Working Well Workplace Award.… Read more

LiveWell Greenville Hosts Executive Summit

LiveWell at Work hosted more than 65 Greenville business executives at its first Healthy Workplace Executive Summit on Friday, February 3rd, 2017. The intention of the Healthy Workplace Executive Summit was to instill the cultural shift of conscious leadership and effect of collective impact among Greenville business owners.… Read more

New Partnership with Aramark at Bob Jones University

In the Spring 2017 semester, students and visitors at Bob Jones University’s Dining Common have some new reading materials at the table. LiveWell Greenville partnered with Aramark, BJU’s food service provider, to create messaging to promote healthy food choices in the Dining Common.… Read more

LiveWell At Worship Photovoice Project

From 2013 to 2015, the LiveWell Greenville At Worship Evaluation Team assessed and evaluated the effects of congregation-led health promotion initiatives at eight faith communities. After one year of the health promotion initiative, congregants (the majority of which were African American, female, and over 45 years old) reported the following: Significantly higher participation in physical activity at a gym Significantly lower lack of motivation for exercise Significantly fewer offerings of fried foods, baked goods, sweets, and sodas at church events Significantly fewer reports of high blood pressure diagnosis To illuminate these study results, Drs.… Read more

Mobi-Rec Surpasses Annual Goal

Mobi-Rec is a mobile recreation vehicle designed to increase opportunities for youth to participate in safe, quality, structured play and recreation in areas where services are not available. It was created in 2013 by graduates of the Riley Institute at Furman’s Diversity Leaders Initiative, in partnership with the City of Greenville Parks and Recreation Department.… Read more

Park Heroes Make an Impact in 2016

The holiday season is a time to be thankful. We are especially thankful for the 55 parks and facilities that Greenville Rec manages throughout Greenville County. These public spaces are integral in providing residents with opportunities to be physically active. It takes a lot of time and energy to keep these parks looking beautiful.… Read more

2016 LiveWell Out of School Time Awards

LiveWell Greenville hosted our fourth annual Out of School Time Awards on October 20th, 2016, celebrating another year of progress and shining a light on many out-of-school time programs that are working to build policies and environments that promote child health.… Read more

LiveWell Greenville is Hiring

LiveWell Greenville is seeking highly qualified candidates to fill an immediate need for two temporary, part-time Partnership Coordinators to assist LiveWell in fulfilling grant deliverables through July 2017. Please click on the links below to investigate the position descriptions and to apply: LiveWell At Play:https://thapremierclientlw.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=3 At School:https://thapremierclientlw.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=2   The postings will remain active through end of business on Monday, Jan.… Read more

Holiday Presence

Often the full meaning Holiday Season gets lost in hustle and bustle of getting ready for family, friends and parties. Take a few moments out of your day to learn tips for being present and mindful this holiday season. These tips will help relieve stress, refine expectations and help you more fully enjoy the meaning of the holiday season.… Read more

Park Hop Makes a Difference

Park Hop is a summer long scavenger hunt developed in partnership between LiveWell Greenville’s At Play Workgroup and the parks and recreation agencies throughout Greenville County, South Carolina. Including 19 parks and recreation venues across the county, the scavenger hunt provides an incentive for children and families to visit and answer clues within each park.… Read more