Step It Up Iowa!

4 Apr 2016

Iowa State University is the presenting sponsor for the Healthiest State Initiative Annual Conference, Step It Up Iowa! The conference will be held on May 19, 2016 at the ISU Center, Scheman Building. The focus of this year's conference in walking and walkability. It's a great opportunity to hear from and network with leading experts around the state on creating and sustaining walkable communities that support the health and well-being of Iowans!

Community WellBeing

Community WellBeing is characterized by a sense of belonging, giving back socially and to one’s environment.

What this looks like

  • active participation through volunteer time, charitable donations, or gifts of talent
  • interaction with neighbors, friends and family
  • sense of safety and pride in the community, and
  • an environment that is supportive of healthy and active lifestyles