Last night Lindsay Berry from Anthem joined me as we presented a $3,000 check to Colonial Heights High School that I earned for finishing in 3rd place, with 461 miles, in a Fitbit step challenge during Session.
During Session, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield held the first ever “Health Generations Fitbit Challenge” for members of the Legislature. The Challenge was meant to promote awareness around the causes of childhood obesity and to advance diabetes prevention. Each participant had their walking progress tracked from Jan. 18 through March 9 – 52 days of the 60-day session.
Reverend Marvin Clipp was a respected teacher and principal who worked for Colonial Heights Public Schools for more than 30 years, a Baptist minister, civic leader, and a devoted husband and father. He passed away in May of 2015.
During session I carried a resolution celebrating Marvin's life and contributions to our community. Thank you to his wife, Cornelia, and son, Randy, for stopping by today to catch up and reminiscence about his time with us. ... See MoreSee Less