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Over 83 Million Steps

January 06, 2021  
Laura Nolan of Humana presenting a check to Feeding Northeast Florida President & CEO Susan King.

Today at City Hall, the region's largest nonprofit food bank and hunger relief network, Feeding Northeast Florida, was presented a check that will provide 9,000 meals for Jacksonville families in need. The donation was the result of City employees winning the inaugural Go365 Most Active City Step Challenge. 

One of the greatest honors I’ve experienced as mayor is the opportunity to work alongside so many dedicated, generous, and hardworking public servants. A few years ago, my team and I challenged City employees to take charge of their health with Humana’s Go365 program—and they did

In this competition, City employees took over 83 million steps, outpacing every other participating city, statewide, to be named the winner. And because of this accomplishment, Humana made this generous contribution in the City’s name to Feeding Northeast Florida, providing much needed assistance to Jacksonville citizens. 

I am incredibly proud of our City employees, this achievement, and Humana for this compassionate program that will serve our citizens in need.