Team8 Tour is a wrap!
The Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation, UnitedHealthcare and CBS EcoMedia successfully wrapped up the Team8 Tour, a campaign aimed at encouraging young people across the country to make healthy choices, build character and learn critical life lessons that will inspire them to be catalysts for positive social change. The tour visited eight cities across the country this year partnering […]
Help us promote the GOOD NEWS!
Over a 30 day period in September and October, Twitter analytics showed 34 million negative tweets were posted, containing words like shooting, murder, war, crime, weapons and violence…a 19 percent increase over the previous month. With so much bad news in the world, “Do Good. Live Well.” is aiming to change the conversation, if just […]
Celebrating Mobile Pantries in Tennessee
For the fifth consecutive year, UnitedHealthcare volunteers staffed a Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee Mobile Pantry. The volunteer project, which took place on June 10 at OneGenAway in Franklin, celebrated our partnership with this great organization, whose mission is to feed hungry people and work to solve hunger issues in the community. “UnitedHealthcare […]
A Sweet Start in the Heart of N.C.
Following up some truly amazing days in Houston, the Team8 Tour continued its journey of building healthy communities with a visit to Charlotte, North Carolina. The Boys and Girls Club of Cabarrus County was the hub for a day full of volunteerism, fresh fruit, outdoor activities, healthy lifestyle lessons, and community support for the area’s […]
Packing “Bags of Hope” in Phoenix
I can’t help but wonder, as I usually do, about logistics for the day’s Do Good. Live Well. “Pack the House” volunteer project at Kitchen on the Street in Phoenix. I was a little nervous since this is my first time at Kitchen on the Street. When we arrived Lisa Scrapinato, CEO of Kitchen on the […]
Magic in the Air in Orlando
I was standing on a second-floor balcony at the RDV Sportsplex in Orlando and I’m not certain, but I think it was the exciting scene below me which made my hands tremble as I held up my camera. I focused in on 200 volunteers including Orlando Magic players Evan Fournier and Victor Oladipo, UnitedHealthcare employees […]