LANSING, Mich. — Since 2007, Michigan Health Basis (MFF) and the Governor’s Council on Bodily Health, Well being and Sports activities (Council) have held the Governor’s Health Awards (GFA) to acknowledge Michigan communities, organizations, and people who encourage wholesome decisions. Held every spring with a legislative and gala occasion, lots of collect to have fun those that have given their all to be wholesome, whereas giving again to their communities.
“Like many different occasions, the pandemic has prompted an interruption across the potential for folks to assemble for giant celebrations,” shared Peaches McCahill, Chair of the MFF Board of Administrators.
“As a result of we had nearly all of our filming executed previous to the beginning of the pandemic final 12 months, we had been capable of shift and ship the 2020 awards nearly. This 12 months with the pandemic ongoing, the Basis selected to replicate on previous awards.”
“As our staff combed via the GFA archives stuffed with the unbelievable achievements of our previous nominees and award recipients, the story of the awards themselves and their evolution over time started to emerge,” stated Amy Ghannam, President and CEO of Michigan Health Basis. “As we started to storyboard and script the video, we felt impressed to share that story.”
Utilizing archival footage, photos, applications, and scripts from previous awards reveals, and with beneficiant help from Farm Bureau Insurance coverage of Michigan, the GFA Retrospective was born.
Watch the GFA Retrospective beneath
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