Success Stories

We have the privilege of working with hundreds of organizations in our region. Through those partnerships, thousands of examples of commitments towards improved wellness spring forth. Below are just some of the stories we chose to write about:

Worksite Wellness

Wellness Committee Makes Strides at Lakeshirts

Healthy Options Become a Worksite Reality

KLN Industries

The Tunnel: Where you can Walk the Walk and Put a Smile on your Feet

United Community Bank Ramps Up their Wellness Program

Worksite Wellness in Wilkin County

Lakes Country Service Cooperative Makes Healthy Worksite Changes

Active Living

Detroit Lakes Police Rolling On Two Wheels

Annual Bike Rodeos Teach Healthy, Lifelong Skills

Artfully Promoting Health

Concordia College Awarded Bike-Friendly Status

Paving the Trail

Pedaling to Better Health

Dilworth Ice Rink & Farmer's Market (Active Living/Healthy Eating)


Creating a Lifetime of Health With ChildcareAlive!

ChildcareAlive! Fosters Healthy Foods and Active Play

Integrating Physical Activity with Our Youngest

Small Steps Leading to Big Changes

Healthy Child Care Provider Leads Healthy Children

ChildcareAlive! Making an Impact on Small Bodies and Minds

Farm to Childcare

Health Equity

Mobile Food Pantry Meets Needs of Hungry Neighbors

Providing Culturally-Sensitive Health Education

REACHing for a Healthier Hawley

CCRI Helps People with Disabilities Get Rolling Safely

Equipping CCRI to Guide Consumers towards Healthy Living

A Place for Hope Becomes A Place for Health

This is Where Our Future Grows

Happy, Safe, and Active Children

A Place to Belong


Partnering to Prevent Diabetes—Lake Region Healthcare

Partnering to Prevent Diabetes—Lakeland Mental Health Center

Partnering to Prevent Diabetes—ComDel Innovation

Partnering to Prevent Diabetes—Perham Health

Collaboration Plays Key Role for I CAN Prevent Diabetes Class

I CAN Prevent Diabetes Brings New Hope

Active Schools

Classroom Makeover Improves Student Outcomes

Students + Snowshoes = Outdoor Fun

Active Schools Help Students Move & Learn in DGF

Active Recess Extreme Makeover

Pedometers in the Classroom

Fergus Falls Students Lead by Example (Active Schools/Healthy Eating)

Bike and Walk to School

Moorhead School Supporting Students in Motion

Healthy Eating

Eat Well Initiative Brings "Fresh on the Go" to Service Food

Grab N Go Breakfrast- Fergus Falls Schools

Putting Health on the Menu (Healthy Restaurant Initiative)

Fresh Connect Food Hub Impacts Perham Schools (Food Hub)

Fresh Connect Food Hub Impacts School Nutrition (Food Hub)

Fresh Connect Food Hub (October 2015 Update)

Family Catering and Daycare Businesses Take Healthy Turns (Healthy Eating/Childcare)

Regional Food Hub to Strengthen Local Food Movement

Perham Students Dig into Nutrition

High School Prom Celebrates with Healthy Foods

Healthy Snack Challenge

PioneerCare Focused on Local Foods

Breckenridge U.S. Healthier School Challenge

Breast feeding Rates Increase

Helping Local Farmers Grow

Lake Region Takes Root Beginning to Sprout

Fresh Connect Food Hub Begins Pilot Year (Healthy Eating Schools)

You Look Funny (Healthy Eating/Arts Organizer)


Partnering to Prevent Diabetes With Perham Health

Game Changer: Motivational Interviewing

Blood Pressure Program Empowers Patients (Healthcare_CWG)

Engaging Clinics in Prevention

Intense Behavioral Therapy Perham Health

Partnering For Better Blood Pressure (Healthcare_CWG)

OTCPH Incorporates Healthy Lifestyle Message

Occupational & Sports Physical Therapy Inc

Sanford Health Helping Patients Improve Health

Lead by Example Doctor's Orders

Quitting Tobacco with Help

Working Together for Health

Lake Region Healthcare- A Journey into Community Wellness

Dental Offices Take Steps to Address Tobacco Use

Filling the Gaps Together (Healthcare_CWG)


Ecumen Detroit Lakes- lactation room

Tobacco Prevention

Moorhead Public Housing Goes Smoke Free