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Lifestyle Wellness Awareness Month

Identifying likely collaborators and affiliated programs/projects to invite to the event and to co-promote the program.

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Project Information

About the project

Project Phase (Pre-concept, Concept, Plan, Develop, Available, Archive)

Develop Phase


Impacts

PlanScape Impacts :

Level 1: Children & Youth, Chronic Illness, Education, Food, Health, Medical Services, Parenthood, Sustainability

Level 2:

DMC Impacts:

Health & Wellness

Community Health Impacts:

Comprehensive, Diabetes, Obesity, Mortality, Morbidity, Health Behaviors, Social Determinants


Collaborators

Contact: Mei Lieu ; Email: ml168@rochesterclinic.com ; Phone: 507 218-3095 (ph)

Lead Organization: Lotus Foundation & Balanced

Known/Likely Collaborators: Balanced ; Diversity Council ; Lotus Health Foundation ; Rochester Clinic ; openBEAM.net

Potential Collaborators: Boys and Girls Club of Rochester ; Center of Innovation Mayo Clinic ; Community Health Services ; Community Networking Group (CNG) ; Family & Children’s Center ; Family Service Rochester ; Health and Heritage Association ; Healthy Food Alliance of SE MN ; In the City for Good Steering Committee ; Mayo Center for Translational Science Activities ; Mayo Clinic Child and Family Advocacy Center ; Olmsted County Community Services ; Olmsted County Public Health Services ; Olmsted County Public Health Services Advisory Board ; Rochester Area Family Y ; Rochester Area Nonprofit Consortium ; Rochester Farmers Markets ; Rochester Public Library ; Rochester Public Schools


Related Projects

America’s Community for Health ; Diversity Council Health Equity Plan ; Food for Thought for Diversity Wellness ; Health Assessment and Planning ; Health-centric Design of Discovery Walk ; Sustainable, Resilient Rochester ; The Village Community Garden & Learning Center (VCGLC)

 

 

Detailed Description

 

 

With support from Mayor Kim Norton, introduce Balanced and other lifestyle wellness programs to build a network of public health professionals, nutrition science experts, and everyday people from around the world fighting for a healthier food system one menu at a time. 

We've made it our mission to hold the food industry accountable, help restore balance to institutional food environments, and make healthier eating easier and more realistic for people everywhere. 

 

Mayor Norton Proclaimation

 

 

Health Related Events => LINK


Project Status/News

 


Related PlanScape Status

Children & Youth, Chronic Illness, Education, Food, Health, Medical Services, Parenthood, Sustainability  

June 04, 2020: A message from the Y to honor George Floyd's Memory

OpenBeam is sharing the message from the Y's management team. A time to reflect.

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May 18, 2020: Plans for a pair of transit villages connected by a dedicated route are being scaled back.

"The council opted to move forward with a modified plan for a single village at Mayo Clinic’s west parking lot along Second Street Southwest and a transit system traveling east and west with a loop around the city-county Government Center."

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May 12, 2020: Diversity Council Newsletters with COVID-19 Info

In light of all that is going on throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Diversity Council wants to remain a connector and convener for all those in need throughout our community. If you are aware of valuable information and resources, please email info@diversitycouncil.org and we will do our best to increase awareness.

If you have needs to express as an individual or member of a particular community, please reach out to info@diversitycouncil.org. Diversity Council is willing and happy to hear your concerns and connect you with the correct resources.

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April 29, 2020: Techsoap news: Zoom, Teams, COVID-19 forum, Slack,

Techsoap newsletter with information on better usage of collaboration technologies. 

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April 17, 2020: Request for Services: Diverse Media Vendors for COVID-19 Communications

4/17/2020 Updates 

Request for Services: Diverse Media Vendors for COVID-19 Communications

4/10/2020 Updates Include:

  • Status of COVID-19
  • Extended Stay at Homer Order
  • Work protections
  • Making Recommendations in Childcare
  • Funding Grants
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April 14, 2020: Spring 2020 issue of Nonprofit News

As the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN) works to provide all nonprofit organizations, leaders, and workers access to valuable information during the challenging early weeks of COVID-19, we are happy to share the Spring 2020 issue of Nonprofit News with MCN members and nonmembers alike in a convenient digital format.

 

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April 13, 2020: Process Chart for CARES Act

A process flow chart to work through the CARES Act: Does Pandemic Relief Impact Me As A Refugee?

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April 10, 2020: Community Face Masks Collection

As the demands from our non-medical essential service staff and volunteers continue to increase, government and healthcare partners have come together to help collect and distribute masks to organizations in need.

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April 10, 2020: Updates from the Governor

Updates from the Governor

Like many Minnesotans, Governor Walz will observe the holidays with his family this weekend. Our thoughts are with Minnesotans across faith communities who would typically be spending upcoming religious holidays with extended family and friends. We ask Minnesotans to remember that as hard as social distancing is during this season, it’s still important and will help ensure our neighbors and loved ones stay safe

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April 02, 2020: Resilient Option - finding strength and connection

Living with angry brains The next few weeks will challenge your emotional and social skills.

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April 02, 2020: Minnesota’s health plans to waive costs for treatment of COVID-19

Governor Walz today announced that Minnesota’s health plans have agreed to waive costs for treatment of COVID-19. This move comes in response to a March 13 letter from the Governor and State Commissioners of Health and Commerce urging Minnesota health plans to remove barriers to coverage during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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March 31, 2020: Steps To Inspire Generosity

Minnesota Discovery Recovery Fund issues first grants. 

Investing in community-led solutions: supporting our nonprofit partners

Advocating for equity: Standing with our AAPI community

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March 31, 2020: Community Service Officers and Cub Foods Partnership

March 31, 2020 – Rochester, Minnesota – The Rochester Police Department’s Community Service Officers (CSO) and Cub Foods have developed a unique partnership to help the at-risk and elderly residents of Rochester.

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Last modified by allnode on 2020/03/03
Created by support on 2020/02/15

 

 

 

Site Information
Beam
  • For the commercial sector, we tend to register startup activities (new companies and new commercial projects) that bring diversification and high-impact opportunities to the area.
  • For the non-profit sector, we wish to shine light on all the organizations and services that otherwise labor under relative obscurity.
  • Our hope is that dmcbeam.org will encourage cross-sector collaborations and creative solutions.

While there are a number of registries in the community, dmcbeam.org's  distinct value is to pilot a database with a data structure and categorizations that answer the questions such as: What organizations or projects/programs in our community that have purported relevance with some of the over-arching focuses put forward by initiatives such as DMC, J2G and Health Improvements?

This database could be used as one of the ways to explore the capacities of the community. If you are someone on an exploratory journey to learn about the greater Rochester community. dmcbeam.org could be an interesting first step.

Definitions
The following defines the various project phases:
  1. Available - a product, program or service is in production
  2. Develop - program or application is being developed
  3. Plan - idea is solid, stakeholders are identified, and there is strong commitment to go forward from all parties.
  4. Concept Phase - idea scoped out with enough details to give an early sizing and/or to build a proof of concept
    demonstration
  5. Pre-concept Phase - an early idea or a requirement.
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