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HARC’s 3rd Annual Workplace Wellness Awards

The Workplace Wellness Awards recognize exemplary workplaces that prioritize employee health and wellness and encourage others to do the same.The awards are open to organizations of all types—businesses, nonprofits, schools, and governmental agencies. HARC will present awards to four small organizations (1 – 100 employees) and four large organizations (101+ employees) in the following categories:
DOHC 2017 Grand Prize Winner

    1. Nutrition/Fitness/Health: e.g., walking clubs at work, healthy food options in vending machines, weight loss support groups, free health screenings, etc.
    2. Safety/Environment: e.g., safety training, safety equipment, reducing exposure to toxins, etc.
    3. Wellness/Mental-Health: e.g., flex-time policies, enhanced employee recognition, supportive supervisors, team-building, etc.
    4. Grand Prize Winner: exemplifies all three areas listed above.

As stated in HARC’s January 18th Press Release, “A healthy work-life balance reaps benefits for both the employer and the employee.” Annual Review of Public Health studies show workplace wellness benefits include increased productivity, decreased absenteeism, improved morale, decreased healthcare costs and decreased legal costs.

Awards Luncheon:

Classic Club
  • Date: June 7th, 2018
  • Time: 11:30am – 1:30pm
  • Place: Classic Club, 75200 Classic Club Blvd., Palm Desert, CA 92211 (Map & Directions)

Event features include:

  • A resource fair with vendor booths before and after the luncheon.
  • A three course luncheon:
    1. House salad with field greens, raspberries, candied walnuts, goat cheese and champagne vinaigrette (served with assorted rolls and butter).
    2. Pan seared chicken breast with mazzarella, tomato and avocado; Gratin patatoes and seasonal vegetables (Vegetarian option: Garden Quiche – Spinach, mushrooms and caramelized onions served with a Bellatrix salad).
    3. Meyer lemon layer cake with raspberry coulis for dessert.
  • Take-home materials featuring recommendations and resources for improving health and wellness in the workplace.
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Apply Today! (Click here) – Deadline to apply is May 3rd by 5pm.

Register to Attend! (Click here) – Buy your tickets today and get the early bird price of $25 per ticket. After May 24th tickets will be $35 each (for attendees only).

Current Sponsors:

CSUSB Palm Desert Campus

Desert Health News