Our ten semifinalists have proven that they help others make strides for healthier lives everyday. The three finalists will go on to the final round of voting and will each receive a donation to the charity listed.
Fitness trainer & therapist Philadelphia MFT; Spokesperson, American Heart Association
CHARITY: American Heart Association
Founder, In The Saddle
CHARITY: In The Saddle
Founder, Walnut Street Psychotherapy Center
CHARITY: The Valley Youth House Pride program
Founder, National Bar League
CHARITY: Make the World Better Foundation
Founder, Healthy NewsWorks
CHARITY: Healthy NewsWorks
Program Volunteer, Hank Gathers Recreation
CHARITY: Philadelphia Parks Alliance
Founder, Simply Good Jars
CHARITY: Maternity Care Coalition
Board of Directors President and volunteer pilot, Angel Flight East
CHARITY: Angel Flight East
Founder, ARTZ Philadelphia
CHARITY: ARTZ Philadelphia
VERY INFLUENTIAL PHILADELPHIANS
While you are here, vote for this year’s Very Influential Philadelphian (VIP). These familiar faces are going above and beyond to make a healthy impact on our community. This year’s champion will receive a $2,500 donation to the charity listed.
NBC10 Morning Anchor
CHARITY: Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA
Furniture Designer & Winner of Survivor: Ghost Island
CHARITY: PALM – Center for Positive Aging in Lower Merion
Philadelphia 76ers Personality & Founder of Live Life Nice, Inc.
CHARITY: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Vote once a day everyday until October 2nd!