Reading has been a WeTHRIVE!℠ community since 2014, when city council adopted the WeTHRIVE! Overall Resolution. The city recommitted to WeTHRIVE! in 2017 by adopting the WeTHRIVE! All-Encompassing Pathway Resolution. Reading Schools joined the WeTHRIVE! School Initiative in May 2016.

WeTHRIVE! Pathway(s):
Chronic DiseaseSocial Health
WeTHRIVE! Team:

Bob Ashbrock, Brian Collins, Katie Eadicicco, Rob Eberhardt, Daniel Flottemesch, Annie Hess, Jean Huneck, Cristie Iwasko, Terri Miller, Donna Penter, Lindsey Redwine, Sabrina Smith, Ken Wietmarschen, Donna Wiggins, Chris  Zander … and many more!

Contacts:

Sabrina Smith (Neighborhood Navigator): sabrinalb42@gmail.com
Donna Wiggins (Neighborhood Navigator): WeTHRIVEreading@gmail.com

Projects & Programs:
  • Reading Farmer’s Market
  • Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (USDA)
  • Safe Routes to School in partnership with Reading WeTHRIVE! School team
  • OSU Extension Youth Cooking Classes in partnership with the Reading Library
  • Adopt-a-Pot
  • Summer Park Passport program
  • Fundraising for plaque honoring UNO game creator
  • Dog waste stations
  • Community Health Assessment (July 2017)
  • Reading Little Free Pantry
  • Facebook Live personal training
Keep Up With Reading:
Stories from Reading: