Congratulations to the Healthy Life Essay Contest Winner

IMG_6419As part of the PacificSource Healthy Life Schools Challenge in Eugene/Springfield, we held an essay contest where elementary school students could answer the question, “What helps you live a healthy life?” After reading through hundreds of incredible essays, one stood above the rest.

Congratulations to our winner, Mariya Dolph from Clear Lake Elementary School. Check out her healthy ideas and see why she was our winner:

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Thank you to all the students that participated. Your essays were incredible, and reading them was truly inspiring.

Related Post:  Healthy Schools Delivery Crew 

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  1. Kristi Samson-Smith, RN BSN

     /  May 23, 2013

    What a great essay Mariya! I loved hearing about your garden and how it makes you feel to grow your own vegetables. You must feel great that you are taking such good care of you body. Keep spreading your message, it’s a wonderful one!

  2. Laura Dudley, RD LD

     /  May 23, 2013

    I love this Mariya way to go! Sounds like you may have a future in farming or nutrition! This is such motivating and accurate information about health! Thanks for sharing.

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