RISE Center was pleased to take part this past Saturday in the first annual Kite Festival, hosted by the Beaumont Health Coalition Academy Sports and Outdoors was a generous sponsor, by donating a basketball goal to the event, and making a health-conscious contribution to our local community. We appreciate you Academy! Our own Executive Director, Jim… Read More RISE Center Takes Part in First Annual Kite Festival Hosted by Beaumont Health Coaltion
After Thanksgiving, we sometimes have leftovers. That is a great time to use up that nutritious turkey for some delicious soups and other meals. Rachel, from the Southeast Texas Food Bank came to our Center to share some of her favorite ways to use leftovers and she gave them to us to share with you! We hope you… Read More Thankful for Those Leftovers, Now What?
Don’t miss RISE Center’s Cooking and Nutrition Class on Monday, September 19th from 1:00 – 2:30 with Rachel & Fernando from The Southeast Texas Food Bank! They never disappoint with all of their yummy recipes and tips on how to have a healthy lifestyle!
Fernando from Southeast Texas Food Bank joined us at the Center today to talk to us about the ins and outs of protein. (This information is courtesy of Fernando at Southeast Texas Food Bank and ChooseMyPlate.gov Protein is important to have in a nutritious diet, but Americans have access to more than their fair share of it. While protein… Read More Fernando Says, “Go Lean With Protein!”
RISE Center recently partnered with a local non-profit, The Giving Field to help provide education to our consumers concerning gardening and sustainability. Yesterday was our first class and I must say, we enjoyed it immensely while learning a great deal! In case you aren’t aware of just what The Giving… Read More How Does Your Garden Grow?
Each year Texas AHEC East – Northeast Region hosts a week long summer camp specifically for high school students. During the camp, attendees experience as many different health careers as possible through tours, shadowing, panel discussions, and medical procedures. This year, RISE Center, is sponsoring a student from a local High School to participate in… Read More RISE is Sponsoring a Student for Summer Camp!