Pieper named new Dosher chief of staff – Brunswick Beacon

By webmaster | Jan 10, 2019 |
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Marshall honored by Dosher board – State Port Pilot

By webmaster | Jan 9, 2019 |
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MRI almost ready to use – State Port Pilot

By webmaster | Jan 9, 2019 |
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Dosher events—This Week – St James newsletter

By webmaster | Jan 4, 2019 |
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2nd Lunch & Learn scheduled with area food pantries

By webmaster | Jan 3, 2019 |

In October 2018, 20 people representing 8 area food pantries attended BWC’s first Lunch & Learn to discuss ways to promote and encourage healthy eating among clients. Since then, the food pantries have banded together to launch the “Give Healthy” campaign. On March 4, 2019, BWC is hosting a second lunch and learn to share…

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Matthew’s Ministry partners with BWC to host first “Give Healthy” Food Drive

By webmaster | Dec 20, 2018 |

Matthew’s Ministry Give Healthy Food Drivebrought in nearly 500 pounds of nutritious food for the children the agencyserves. The food drive is part of a larger campaign the Brunswick WellnessCoalition (BWC) has launched called the Give Healthy campaign. The purposeof the campaign is to increase access to healthy, nutritious food for thosethat are food insecure.…

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BWC launches ‘Give Healthy’ campaign

By webmaster | Nov 1, 2018 |

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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County Care Fair Begins!

By webmaster | Jul 1, 2018 |
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The Brunswick Wellness Coalition (BWC) and Walmart have partnered to host its inaugural County Care Fair, rotating between the three Walmart locations in Brunswick County as follows: Monday, July 16, Leland Thursday, August 16, Southport Tuesday, September 18, Shallotte The fair will take place at each location from 5 to 8 p.m. and will offer…

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Planning for first Lunch & Learn

By webmaster | Jun 14, 2018 |
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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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Spring Into Health deemed a Success

By webmaster | Apr 2, 2018 |
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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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