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2017-18 Mini-grant Teams
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2017-18 Try This Mini-grants by county   Barbour County Eagles SOAR (Surmounting Obstacles through Agriculture & Recreation) – This team will greatly expand healthy activities at Kasson Elementary Middle School. After a new greenhouse is built, students will plant at least seven unusual vegetables and the team will organize quarterly healthy food tasting events for students PK-8, parents, and community members. They will also...

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An introduction to Try This ™
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Parkersburg has added bike racks, bike lanes, colored crosswalks, trails and has even established an alternative transportation council to get more pedestrians and bicyclists onto the street. And once a year, when the city closes some streets to cars, local groups get into the act! (photo, courtesy The OPAM)   This Web site is packed with hundred of do-able, practical ideas and great West Virginia...

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2018 Try This conference schedule
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Thursday, June 14: Come early! Relax and be fresh for the conference! Enjoy special activities, exhibits, Dale Hawkins Dinner and Physical Activities on The Green!!   5 – 7 pm  Chef Dale Hawkins’ tour of his FishHawk Acres organic farm, followed by a gourmet farm dinner. A private event, piggybacking on the conference. Experience a West Virginia local foods legend! $37.50 per person. Must...

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2018 Conference Breakout Sessions
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  Try This …. and this … and this … and this … A wonderful smorgasbord of affordable, do-able ideas are waiting for you in Buckhannon, June 15-16, 2018 ! More than 130 of your fellow West Virginians are volunteering their time to pack your head with healthy-community ideas! West Virginians trading ideas! Community by community, we’re creating a healthier state      ...

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Minigrants!
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Minigrants!

Aug 18, 2013 by

   It’s up to us!      Project by project, we can create healthier communities …  and  have fun doing it!   Try This Minigrants: 206 healthy-community projects have been awarded  in 4 years! Click on the list below to see the 53 new healthy community projects for 2017-18!   Here are the lists for past projects!! Get ideas from what they did. Find people to...

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