The American Heart Association has named Lake Region State College a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite. It is among an elite group of awardees for this important initiative. The award is based on the health and wellness activities that are held right on LRSC’s campus.
Lake Region State College works towards being proactive in offering their employee opportunities to be physical active and options to eat healthy foods while being in their work environment. Some of the many things that LRSC has improved on campus is the wellness team that offers different events throughout the year, new water bottle fountains, the on-site campus book store offers smoothies, fruit, and vegetables for healthy snacks, and also posts the weight watchers points on other food options that they have and much more.
Being a Gold level award recipient the organization has been recognized for the importance of a healthy workplace for their employees and has taken the important steps to create a culture of wellness by providing support to their employees and staff.