Activate Tucson

Co-Chair: Annemarie Medina, YMCA of Southern Arizona

Co-Chair: Carolyn Owens, 501 Navigation

Activate Tucson works to educate, motivate and facilitate long-term collaboration with business, government, schools, communities, neighborhoods, social service agencies and the media toward making the greater Tucson area a healthier place to live work and play.

Activate Tucson's activities for 2018 are to:

  • Advocate for the Arizona Legislature to pass a School Recess Bill to increase recess periods for students in grades K-5.
  • Support the Living Streets Alliance (LSA) in passing a Complete Streets policy in Pima County.
  • Identify other policies, bills, and other legislation that either supports or hinders wellness in Pima County.
  • To promote and support local wellness activities and events to increase wellness in Pima County.

Activate Tucson meets the third Wednesday of every month at the Tucson Medical Tucson Orthopedic Foundation, located at 3182 N Swan Rd, Tucson, AZ 85712, at 8:30 AM.