The Russ Berrie Making a Difference Award recognizes “unsung” heroes who have made an uncommon contribution to the common good in New Jersey.
Partners for Health Foundation promotes health in 15 towns in northern New Jersey. To help “make the healthier choice the easy choice,” they launched an initiative to bring together organizations under one umbrella “Eat.Play.Live…Better” – and they started it in their own hometown of Montclair, NJ.
You’ve probably heard of Meatless Monday by now. According to a 2011 Gallup poll, over 50% of Americans said that they had! This public awareness campaign originally kicked off in 2003 in conjunction with John’s Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.