Health Hero Challenge

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Meet a Health Hero: Annmarie Lorine

» You can vote for Annmarie here September 27th through October 3rd. Mark your calendar!  Name: Annmarie Lorine Role: Health and P.E. teacher at K.D. Markley Elementary […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Andrew Meinster

» You can vote for Andrew here September 27th through October 3rd. Mark your calendar!  Name: Andrew Meinster Role: Founder and trainer at Trap Star Fitness

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Meet a Health Hero: Dr. Hans Kersten

» You can vote for Hans here September 20th through 26th. Mark your calendar! Name: Dr. Hans Kersten Role: Pediatrician at St. Christopher’s Hospital, Professor at Drexel […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Vaughnda Hilton

» You can vote for Vaughnda here September 20th through 26th. Mark your calendar!  Name: Vaughnda Hilton Role: Founder and instructor at Complete Fitness Party.

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Meet a Health Hero: Andrea Silver

» You can vote for Andrea here September 20th through 26th. Mark your calendar!  Name: Andrea Silver Role: Wellness partner at PGW; helps PGW employees lead healthier […]

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Meet a Health Hero: David April

» You can vote for David here September 20th through 26th. Mark your calendar!  Name: David April Role: Founder of the weekly running club Fishtown Beer Runners.

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Meet a Health Hero: Lexi Campbell

» You can vote for Lexi here September 13th through 19th. Mark your calendar!  Name: Lexi Campbell Role: Founder of Camp Cranium, a non-profit summer camp dedicated […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Scott Cirella

» You can vote for Scott here September 13th through 19th. Mark your calendar! Name: Scott Cirella Role: Running leader for Students Run Philly Style, a program […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Amy Reed

» You can vote for Amy here September 13th through 19th. Mark your calendar!  Name: Amy Reed Role: Founder of Slay Sarcoma Research Initiative Inc., a non-profit […]

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Meet a Health Hero: Fabiana Ferrarini

» You can vote for Fabiana here September 13th through 19th. Mark your calendar!  Name: Fabiana Ferrarini Role: Fitness trainer and fit-mom champion, founder of a private […]

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Meet the 2016 Health Hero Challenge Semifinalists!

Drumroll, please! We are very excited to introduce you to the 16 semifinalists for this year’s Health Hero Challenge, our fifth annual search for Philly’s […]

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The One Thing Everyone With a Health Hero Needs to Do Before Wednesday

If you know of a Philly-area health hero and you haven’t yet nominated them for this year’s Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge, you’d better hop […]

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Nominate Your Health Hero: The 2016 Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge Is On!

Attention, everyone! The Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge is back for it’s fifth year, and we need to hear from you. We just opened […]

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And the 2015 Health Hero Is … Dr. Christine Meyer! 

Aaaaand it’s official: You, dear readers, have chosen our 2015 Health Hero Challenge winner! Last night, we announced the winner at our end-of-contest party at […]

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Voting for the Health Hero Challenge Finals Is Open!

Aaaand we’ve made it to the Final Four, folks! As of 10 a.m. today, the four finalists in the 2015 Health Hero Challenge are up […]