HCP Partner Spotlight: Dalton Campana, Community Recreation Graduate Associate and Ryan McNicholas, Director of Campus Recreation at YSU

2022-11-17T13:33:34+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Dalton Campana, Community Recreation Graduate Associate and Ryan McNicholas, Director of Campus Recreation at YSU Recently a new team was created as a result of months of effort on the Parks and Green Spaces team and the hiring of a new Graduate Associate who will work with YSU and the Parks and Green Spaces team. This story and celebration begins with a Parks and Green Spaces project called Mahoning Valley Outside 365. Mahoning Valley Outside 365 is a campaign that is building awareness of parks and green spaces in our communities by sharing information and [...]

HCP Partner Spotlight: Dalton Campana, Community Recreation Graduate Associate and Ryan McNicholas, Director of Campus Recreation at YSU2022-11-17T13:33:34+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Food Access Leaders Reflect on 2022

2022-11-02T15:44:43+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Food Access Leaders Reflect on 2022  With the Summer season wrapped up, farmers market managers and food access leaders in Mahoning and Trumbull Counties are finally taking a breath and taking a chance to reflect on the summer as well as the past year of their work. For some this means a pause of the work for the time being and preparation for the next cycle. For others the summer only meant the beginning of year round work that will continue.  Glenwood Fresh Market  For Glenwood Fresh Market this year marked the beginnings of their year-round [...]

HCP Partner Spotlight: Food Access Leaders Reflect on 20222022-11-02T15:44:43+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Dr. Nicolette Warren Powe

2022-08-16T16:49:50+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Dr. Nicolette Warren Powe Assistant Professor Health Professions, Bitonte College of Health & Human Services, Youngstown State University Portrait of Deputy Secretary General Amina J. Mohammed “There is no one size that fits all. We must work country by country, region by region, community by community, to ensure the diversity of needs are addressed to support each reality.” – Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General, United Nations Though challenges–and celebrations–may seem to look the same across communities, the journey to overcoming barriers and achieving milestones are often very different. Every community has a [...]

HCP Partner Spotlight: Dr. Nicolette Warren Powe2022-08-16T16:49:50+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Kris Kriebel

2022-07-21T13:24:34+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Kris Kriebel Health Educator at the Trumbull County Combined Health District “Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” ― W.B. Yeats Kris Kriebel sharing information for the Trumbull County Combined Health District/Trumbull County Creating Healthy Communities at the Niles Wellness Center The best educators are not always those with the highest levels of educational attainment or most abundant accumulation of accolades. The most memorable, impactful educators are those that are able to spark curiosity and fan the flame to keep the fire of life-long-learning burning [...]

HCP Partner Spotlight: Kris Kriebel2022-07-21T13:24:34+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Carmella Williams

2022-06-16T16:00:03+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Carmella Williams Entrepreneur, Director, Gardener, and the "Hair Lady" “Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.” - Maya Angelou Carmella Williams, the "Hair Lady" In her final reflection as part of the Healthy Community Partnership cohort for the National Leadership Academy for the Public’s Health, Carmella Williams assigned herself the alias “the Hair Lady” with the superpower of never giving up, no matter what. For the June Partner Spotlight, we are highlighting Carmella Williams, who serves as a HCP’s Steering Committee member and partner on [...]

HCP Partner Spotlight: Carmella Williams2022-06-16T16:00:03+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: 2022 Community Ride Leaders

2022-05-26T14:03:53+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: 2022 Community Ride Leaders Newly Trained Community Ride Leaders (from Left to Right) Ronnell Elkins, YoGo Bike Share Kris Kriebel, Trumbull County Combined Health District Tricia D'Avignon, Boardman Township Zoning & Development Doris Bullock, Stepping Out Program at Mercy Health Jessica Romeo, Community Health Education at Mercy Health Sarah Lowry, Healthy Community Partnership/Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley Ira Cross, Mahoning County Veterans Service Commission/CycWard Bike Club (Trainer) Kelan Bilal, Excalibur Barber & Grooming Lounge/CycWard Bike Club (Trainer) “Cyclists see considerably more of this beautiful world than any other class of citizens. A good bicycle, [...]

HCP Partner Spotlight: 2022 Community Ride Leaders2022-05-26T14:03:53+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Leigh Greene, Mercy Health Youngstown

2022-04-27T16:18:55+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Leigh Greene Director of Community Health at Mercy Health Youngstown National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities 2022 National Minority Health Month Header In April, we celebrate National Minority Health Month, Black Maternal Health Week, National Public Health Week, and World Health Day. Which means, we also celebrate one of our public health sheroes who has dedicated her life and career to promoting health equity: Leigh Greene. First, an overview of the origins and purpose of National Minority Health Month: Build awareness about the disproportionate burden of premature death and illness [...]

HCP Partner Spotlight: Leigh Greene, Mercy Health Youngstown2022-04-27T16:18:55+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Stephanie Dyer, Eastgate Regional Council of Governments

2022-03-30T19:28:18+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Stephanie Dyer Environmental Program Manager at Eastgate Regional Council of Governments Celebrating those who take care of us | Image by Melissa Askew March is a month of celebrating those who take care of us–from our own mothers to the mother of us all, Earth. We recognize the contributions of women and individuals who identify as women during Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day (March 8). March is also when we usher in the beginning of spring (March 20) and the reawakening of the natural world so it is fitting that [...]

HCP Partner Spotlight: Stephanie Dyer, Eastgate Regional Council of Governments2022-03-30T19:28:18+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Miles Jay (Johnson), Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership

2022-03-17T14:44:15+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: Miles Jay (Johnson) Community Organizer with Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership “You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I’m attempting to do right now.” — Angela Davis City of Warren Mayor Doug Franklin and Miles Jay (Johnson) recognizing a member of the Jefferson K-8 Men of Distinction Anyone who has had the fortune to meet Miles Jay (Johnson) immediately feels the presence of his leadership, partnership, and mentorship.  Whether he is in [...]

HCP Partner Spotlight: Miles Jay (Johnson), Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership2022-03-17T14:44:15+00:00

HCP-MV Partner Spotlight: 2021 Wrapped

2021-12-21T18:34:48+00:00

HCP Partner Spotlight: 2021 Wrapped HCP Celebrates another Successful Year with a 2021 Partner Spotlight Highlights Playlist We've made it through another memorable sometimes breath-taking, sometimes gut-wrenching roller-coaster of a year. Like everyone else, HCP celebrated milestones and accomplishments, but we also experienced setbacks, delays, and lost opportunities. Throughout all of the ups and downs each year rolls out, HCP continues to move forward and onward because of our partners, our relationships, and our commitments to each other. In honor of our partners' ongoing outstanding work, we are wrapping up the year with a Partner Spotlight Highlight [...]

HCP-MV Partner Spotlight: 2021 Wrapped2021-12-21T18:34:48+00:00
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