It may be winter, but the Brunswick WellnessCoalition (BWC) is already gearing up for Spring 2019! BWC will hold its 2ndannual Spring Into Health 5K/1M event on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 9 a.m.Race starting line is at Dosher Memorial Hospital in Southport, NC. This eventis NOT a fundraiser, it’s a healthraiser. It is for…

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The Brunswick Wellness Coalition (BWC) launched the Give Healthy campaign on November 1, 2018, to increase access to healthy, nutritious food for those that are food insecure. Food insecurity is defined as a lack of consistent access to enough food for an active, healthy life. Children and adults suffering from food insecurity report poor physical…

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group meeting

BWC’s Food Access subcommittee is planning a lunch and learn that will explore various strategies to improve the health of those that are food insecure such as increasing the amount of nutrient-dense food available at the food pantry and offering food demonstrations for individuals to try healthy foods and recipes. If you’d like to get…

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walkathon banner

Spring Into Health 5K/1M was held on March 24, 2018 and drew 225 runners and walkers. The course started at Dosher Memorial Hospital and went through beautiful downtown Southport. Many thanks to the 40 volunteers from different community groups including Generations Church and Dosher Hospital Staff & Volunteers for making the event a success. Congrats to…

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