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New Webinar: Grading the Walking Movement (July 12, 2016)

Register Today Title: Grading the Walking Movement: The 2016 State Report Cards When: July 12th, 2016 at 1pm Eastern, 10am Pacific About the Webinar America Walks, in partnership with the Safe Routes to School National Partnership and YMCA of the USA, is excited to offer a chance to go back to school and measure the … Continue reading New Webinar: Grading the Walking Movement (July 12, 2016)

Webinars

Tackling Gentrification and Displacement in Creating Vibrant Communities (November 15, 2017 Webinar)

Jobs, affordable housing and transportation are three pillars of providing opportunities and supporting human potential and well-being. As advocates for active transportation and connected mobility options, these pillars are essential to our work and it is important that we continue to explore ways they come together in developing healthy, active, and engaged communities. By doing … Continue reading Tackling Gentrification and Displacement in Creating Vibrant Communities (November 15, 2017 Webinar)

Friends and Allies in the Walking Movement (October 11, 2017 Webinar)

Champions of the walking movement come from different backgrounds, sectors and viewpoints. By working together, we can create communities that safe, accessible, and enjoyable places to walk and be physically active. Hear from successful examples of policies, programs, and practices that have demonstrated the power of working together and strengthening the walking movement. Health By … Continue reading Friends and Allies in the Walking Movement (October 11, 2017 Webinar)

New Webinar: Tackling Gentrification and Displacement in Creating Vibrant Communities (November 15, 2017)

Click Here to Register Webinar Title: Tackling Gentrification and Displacement in Creating Vibrant Communities Webinar Date/Time: November 15, 2017 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Click Here to Register About the Webinar Jobs, affordable housing and transportation are three pillars of providing opportunities and supporting human potential and well-being. As advocates for active transportation and connected … Continue reading New Webinar: Tackling Gentrification and Displacement in Creating Vibrant Communities (November 15, 2017)

Workplace Wellness: Walk This Way Webinar (October 5, 2017)

Healthier workers are more productive, have fewer sick days, and have decreased health care costs. Given that many adults spend half their waking hours at work, the workplace can play a big role in supporting positive lifestyle changes. Workplace wellness, though, does not begin and end at the office door. Employee wellness and community health … Continue reading Workplace Wellness: Walk This Way Webinar (October 5, 2017)

Walking Towards Justice- The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Government Segregated America (September 27, 2017 Webinar)

This is the first discussion of the new America Walks discussion series, “Walking Towards Justice” and explores the intersection of walkability and residential segregation. It includes host Charles Brown and special guest, Richard Rothstein, author of The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Government Segregated America. Also joining the panel are nationally-known experts, … Continue reading Walking Towards Justice- The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Government Segregated America (September 27, 2017 Webinar)

New Webinar: Friends and Allies in the Walking Movement (October 11, 2017)

Register Here Webinar Title: Friends and Allies in the Walking Movement Webinar Date/Time: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Register Here About the Webinar Champions of the walking movement come from different backgrounds, sectors and viewpoints. By working together, we can create communities that safe, accessible, and enjoyable places to walk and be physically active. Hear from … Continue reading New Webinar: Friends and Allies in the Walking Movement (October 11, 2017)

New Webinar: Workplace Wellness: Walk This Way (October 5, 2017)

Register Here Webinar Title: Workplace Wellness: Walk This Way Webinar Date/Time: Thursday October 5, 2017 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Register Here About the Webinar Healthier workers are more productive, have fewer sick days, and have decreased health care costs. Given that many adults spend half their waking hours at work, the workplace can play a … Continue reading New Webinar: Workplace Wellness: Walk This Way (October 5, 2017)

New Webinar Series: Walking Towards Justice

Too often discussions in walking and walkability happen without the benefit of historical facts, community precedents and cultural awareness. This unfortunately results in a lack of knowledge and understanding in the systematic and socially-constructed creation of past and present inequalities in neighborhood walkability—particularly in low-income and communities of colors. To provide an open platform for … Continue reading New Webinar Series: Walking Towards Justice

Celebrating 20 Years of Making America a Great Place to Walk Webinar (July 26, 2017)

It’s the 20th anniversary of America Walks and we celebrated our birthday by looking back at the growth of the organization and the walking movement.  We heard from some of the founders of the organization, experts in the walking movement, and our staff for an inside look at how we are making America a great … Continue reading Celebrating 20 Years of Making America a Great Place to Walk Webinar (July 26, 2017)

Walking and Walkability in Rural Communities and Small Towns (May 10, 2017 Webinar)

Not all communities face the same opportunities and challengs in promoting walking and other forms of physical activity. Join America Walks as we look at walking and walkable communities in rural communities and small towns, exploring resources, toolkits and projects from walking champions working in this area. This webinar assumes a basic knowledge of issues … Continue reading Walking and Walkability in Rural Communities and Small Towns (May 10, 2017 Webinar)