Enter the Healthy Workplace in Alexandria Awards Program

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Enter the Healthy Workplace in Alexandria Awards Program by:

· Submit a summary of at least 500 words which addresses the policies, strategies or actions that your organization uses to create a healthy workplace.

· You may include broad policy examples or specific strategies and activities related to healthy eating, physical activity, overall well-being and stress management, such as those examples listed on our Health Checklists page.  You also have the option of describing other types of  policies, strategies, and activities related to these categories.

· Please share why you chose to institute the activities you did and any lessons learned.

· Identify the size of your company and the estimated number of employees who participate in the activities described.

· Submit your summary electronically using the form to the right (click on apply now) by September 15, 2013. Each applicant will be interviewed by a member of A-COAN to ensure appropriateness of the award.


· Businesses and organizations of any size that operate within the City of Alexandria are eligible to apply.

How To Win:

· An award committee comprised of members of A-COAN will review all applications and interview all applicants to ensure appropriateness of the award. Applicants will be judged on the merit and creativity of their initiative within the framework of business size.


· The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce will present the Chamber’s Creating a Healthy Workplace Award in October at the Business Awards Banquet.

· Additionally, City Council will present an official proclamation to the winner.