Enter the #HealthyNJContest to Win $500 for Your Community!

 

Three lucky participants will win a $500 grant to help their community build a Culture of Health.
 
 
 
 
Entering is simple.

 

Between April 24 and June 2, snap a photo of yourself, friends, family or colleagues enjoying and creating opportunities to live a healthier life in your community. Share the photo on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook and include @njymca, #HealthyNJContest and the name of the New Jersey nonprofit organization that the prize would support.

 

Photos should fit one of the following categories:
  1. Making health a shared value, such as:
  • A group volunteering at a park clean-up
  • A block closed off to traffic to allow children and families to bike and play catch
  1. Creating healthier more equitable communities, like:
  • Shopping at a new local farmers’ market
  • Cutting the ribbon on an affordable housing project
  1. Cross-sector collaboration to improve well-being, like:
  • A local nonprofit offering a youth dental clinic
  • A school-based teen health program

Your photo could be featured on our website as part of an interactive map.

Examples:

 

Planting trees to help keep NJ green! Would love to help Tree Foundation buy new supplies with grant money. #HealthyNJContest @njymca

 

I love buying fresh produce at my local farmers’ market. XYZ Market could use extra $ for its soup kitchen. @njymca #HealthyNJContest 

 

 

 

Participants and grant recipients must live in/be located in New Jersey to be eligible for the prize.

 

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
A purchase will not improve your chances of winning. These abbreviated rules are subject to the complete Official Rules, which are available at www.njymca.org/healthynjcontest-rules. Contest starts 4/24/17 at 9:00 a.m. ET and ends 6/2/17 at 5:00 p.m. ET. Open to legal residents of NJ, age 18 or older as of entry date. Void where prohibited by law. To enter upload a photo to Instagram, Facebook or Twitter and a brief description of how you help build a Culture of Health in your community with @njymca (“Submission”). Tag the Submission with the hashtag #HealthyNJContest. Submission must include an indication of the 501 (c) nonprofit organization in NJ your efforts support. PRIZES: 3 Prize: $500 paid to the nonprofit organization featured in Submission. Total Retail Value of all Prizes: $1,500.00 Sponsor: New Jersey YMCA State Alliance, 407 Greenwood Avenue, Trenton, NJ 08609.

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