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Building Community Through Food

Developing a Healthy Food Hub in the Lyon County region, 2010 to 2017 Northwestern Nevada– Although Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties began in 2001 with a focus on substance abuse prevention and community asset building, in 2010 we…

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Healthy Communities’ Summer 2017 News and Events

Building Hope –  Translating Hope into Action Hands-on Fun with Science Drones with Jim Barcellos of University of Nevada Reno Cooperative Extension (UNCE). For ages 8-12. Sponsored in partnership with Healthy Communities. Tues 10am-noon on Tuesday, June 13th at the…

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School Gardens – Part of a Healthy Food System in Lyon County, Nevada

Lyon County, Nevada – In Lyon County, located in rural northern Nevada, a recurring theme from community members and staff from schools, social services and health care agencies was a dream to increase access to affordable, local produce. Healthy Communities Coalition…

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Chamber Mixer at Healthy Communities’ New Building

Dayton, Nevada – Everyone is welcome at the first Chamber mixer at our new location! Come check out our new digs at 209 Dayton Valley Road on Thursday, June 15th. Special thanks to USDA Rural Development for the loan that…

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HCC Notice of Intent to File Application

  Notice of Intent to File Application The Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties (HCC) anticipates filing a grant application with the USDA-Rural Development Community Facilities programs for the purpose of obtaining a USDA grant to assist with…

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Free Cooking Class Monday April 17th

Dayton, Nevada– The public is warmly invited to join dietitian Kim Mason for a healthy cooking demonstration, followed by dinner, on Monday April 17th, 2017 at 5:30pm at the Dayton Valley Community Center at 170 Pike Street. The class is…

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Dayton Food Pantry Moves to Dayton Valley Road

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties has moved to a new property with more space. The new headquarters, located at 209 Dayton Valley Road, includes office space for core staff, a number of storage buildings, a pavilion for…

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Healthy Communities’ Meeting Thursday April 13th

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties’ April public breakfast meeting takes place on Thursday, April 13th, 2017 at 9am at the Silver Springs Community Center. This month’s guest speakers include Nevada 2-1-1 and Big Brothers Big Sisters. 2-1-1…

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Free Mediterranean Cooking Class March 20th

Dayton, Nevada– The public is warmly invited to join dietitian Kim Mason for a healthy cooking demonstration, followed by dinner, on Monday March 20th, 2017 at 5:30pm at the Dayton Valley Community Center at 170 Pike Street. The class is…

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Yerington Food Pantry Opens May 2017

Yerington, Nevada – Healthy Communities Coalition is over the moon to announce that our Yerington Food Pantry will offically open Wednesday May 10th, 2017! The Pantry will be open from 10:00a.m.-5:00 p.m. each Wednesday, and is located at 124 West Bridge…

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