Mayor’s School Walking Challenge

One Project — Endless Impact

Rexburg is Using High Five Grants to Transform its Community An industrial building stood alone, abandoned and empty in the midst of sprawling fields large enough for a soccer field, basketball courts, volleyball courts and more. Yet the building and fields hadn’t been used for years. “We had this facility, all this unused space full… Read more »

Creating a Healthier Idaho One Step at a Time

Each October, mayors across Idaho “step up” for a challenge to inspire healthy lifestyles in their communities by doing a simple activity every day: going for a walk. The Mayor’s Walking Challenge is an annual event developed by High Five, an initiative of the Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health. The challenge encourages mayors… Read more »

Mayor’s School Walking Challenge: The Basics

High Five Children’s Health Collaborative is proud to host the Mayor’s School Walking Challenge each year. And this year, we’re expanding it to cover the entire southern half of the state (hopefully we’ll be in North Idaho soon!). So what is the Mayor’s School Walking Challenge? It’s a one-month event encouraging students and mayors to… Read more »