Mayor and Vice Mayor of Concord Support Mount Diablo High School Student Delegation to Washington, D.C.

March 30, 2015 – SAN FRANCISCO — Thirteen students from the Mt Diablo High School Sustainable Hospitality program will travel to Washington, D.C. April 6 to educate their peers and legislators on how to live healthier lives, using their curriculum called “Pathways to Healthy Living.” The Vice Mayor of Concord, Laura Hoffmeister, will be accompanying the students along with other community leaders and educators.

Gearing up for the Annual Walnut Creek Turkey Trot

It’s that time of the year to begin preparations for the upcoming Walnut Creek Turkey Trot to be held on Thursday, November 27th. This is an event Wellness City Challenge enjoys sponsoring with The Forma Gym as it brings families and friends together to help promote healthy lifestyles while strengthening community ties.

Wellness City Challenge Announces 6th Annual Contra Costa County Mayors’ Cookoff

City officials from Contra Costa County are joining together for the sixth time to promote building a healthy community.

Assemblywoman Bonilla Names Cindy Gershen as the 14th Assembly District Woman of the Year

SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Susan A. Bonilla (D-Concord) has named Cindy Gershen as the 14th Assembly District Woman of the Year. Gershen was recognized along with recipients from the other 79 California Assembly districts at today’s annual California State Assembly Woman of the Year ceremony.

We Need Your Support!

Hello Wellness Champions! The year 2014 has started out with a bang as Cindy Gershen (our organization founder) is launching her new book co-written with Dr. Robert  Lustig called “The Fat Chance Cookbook.”  The book demonstrates the curriculum that is now being implemented in a model program designed by Cindy at Mt. Diablo High School in Concord. You […]

2013 Turkey Trot

2013 Turkey Trot

Wellness City Challenge, in partnership with Forma Gym, had another successful Turkey Trot! Thank you to all our volunteers who helped out on Thanksgiving Week.  We appreciate your flexibility and patience working with more than 6,600 runners to locate bib numbers and correct shirts.  We could not have done this event without you! Hope to […]