Initiative Highlights Millions of Americans Working Every Day to Improve Health Care

Washington, DC—The United We Serve initiative is highlighting the efforts of Americans who volunteer to promote healthy living and expand access to health services across the nation during Health Week, August 10-16. In conjunction with National Community Health Center Week, United We Serve will focus special attention on grassroots health programs addressing community needs.

“Volunteers play a critical role in promoting better health in this country, through everything from health fairs to promoting healthy diets,” said Nicola Goren, Acting CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service, the Federal Agency which is leading the Administration’s United We Serve initiative. “We hope to inspire more Americans to volunteer in health-related projects, as well as encourage people to incorporate healthy activities into their daily lives.” Read More…..