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Latest Walk90 Winners Announced

This year’s participants logged 78,220,025 steps (about 39,110 miles). That’s like walking around the earth one and a half times!

Leadership Eatonville Program Begins

Thanks to a WPHF grant, the Healthy Eatonville Team and the Polis Institute are proud to announce the launch of the first class of "Leadership Eatonville."

Walkability Expert Offers Insight on Building Healthy Communities

Walkability expert Mark Fenton met with Central Florida leaders to guide them in a discussion about how to design local communities for health and safety.

Healthy Central Florida Inspires Good Health & Fun

The 3rd Annual Mayors’ Sole Challenge is just one example of healthy changes taking place locally through the leadership from Healthy Central Florida (HCF). Founded by Florida Hospital and the Winter Park Health Foundation, HCF is focused on making Central Florida the healthiest community in the U.S.

Walk and Bike to School Workshop Coming Up Sept. 18

The third annual workshop will focus on how to encourage more children to walk and bike to school and make sure it’s done safely.

Maitland Library Cooks Up Healthy Programming

Libraries aren’t just for books these days. The Maitland Public Library hosts cooking and exercise classes and a walking group to help local residents get healthy.

HCF Walk90 Challenge Inspires Healthy Competition

One grand prize winner and five runners-up together walked over 10.5 million steps during the Healthy Central Florida Walk90 Challenge.

Maitland Public Library Plans to Expand Healthy Cooking Classes

The expansion is made possible as a result of a grant enabling the library to renovate its cooking demonstration area.

More than 300 Participate in Maitland Walks Launch

The launch of Maitland Walks is designed to inspire local residents to walk more and longer.