A big thank you goes out to all those who nominated an organization for the 2017 Spotlight on Population Health Awards! The response this year was overwhelming, with nearly 50 nominations! Join us in welcoming this year's nominees, and register today!
Without further ado, here are your 2017 nominees:
Was your organization nominated? We may still be waiting to hear from you! Make sure someone from your organization contacts us for more information on this year's event. We're excited to celebrate with all of you at Buffalo RiverWorks.
5 Reasons You Should Nominate Your Organization!
What People Are Saying About SOPHi
Uplifting and fun atmosphere!
It was wonderful. The food, the location, the entertainment, the awards. No complaints. We nominated lots of partners for the awards, and I think it really made them feel special. Acknowledging the work they do for the betterment of the community not only makes them feel appreciated, but it encourages them to do more- to keep it up. So thank you for this opportunity to spur excitement for community health improvement in our county.
Great to recognize the organizations that are helping to improve population health here in WNY.
This week is EveryBody Deserves a Massage week! To commemorate this week, we're highlighting one of our SOPHi vendors, Body Be Well Solutions. Rebecca Albert is the owner of Body Be Well Solutions, providing wellness and pain management; nutrition and weight management; and therapeutic massages.
Former smoker and self-proclaimed binge eater, Rebecca decided to make some small lifestyle changes. "I was overweight, had terrible mood swings, slept very little, had low energy and major brain fog," Rebecca says. "And then... it all caught up with me. My life was changing... and moving in a direction that was not toward anything good."
10 years later, she's healthier and uses her experience and extensive education to help her clients manage chronic pain. A Certified Holistic Health Coach (through the Institute for Integrative Nutrition), she able to help others make lifestyle changes that produce real and lasting results.
The Massage Side
Experts estimate that upwards of ninety percent of disease is stress-related. And perhaps nothing ages us faster, internally and externally, than high stress. Massage is an effective tool for managing this stress, which translates into:
For more information, visit the Body Be Well Solutions website: www.bodybewellsolutions.com.
Have you been itching to send your nomination for the SOPHi Awards? We extended the date to July 25th! Submit your nomination online, email the Nomination Form to email@example.com, or mail to our office!
We still have space for vendors for demos and health screenings! Join in with our exhibitors: African Heritage Food Co-Op, Body Be Well Solutions, Farmers' Market at Grider, Jazzy T, Middleport Family Pharmacy, Morrison Healthcare, Norwex Products, Program Savvy, WTF Chef, and more!
Interested in being a sponsor or having a table? Click here for more information or click here to register.