2017 Thrive Award Nominations Are Open

Thrive Allen County presents awards each year in November to organizations and individuals doing exceptional work in our community. We do this because good work deserves to be recognized, and because it’s important to celebrate success! Four awards are given for excellence in our primary program areas: Health and Wellness; Recreation; Education; and Economic Development. The Donna Talkington […]

The Marmaton Market Co-Op

The “Marmaton Market” is the name chosen by Moran area residents who are working to convert the current Stub’s Market grocery store into a food cooperative.  This group consists of Moran PRIDE/Thrive members, teachers, business owners, church members, ministers, retirees and students.  The Marmaton Market is also supported by Thrive Allen County and Americorps VISTA. […]

Thrive Offering Diabetes Prevention Program

Beginning this summer Thrive is offering a new Diabetes Prevention Program to help residents prevent Type 2 diabetes.  The program is designed to create lasting lifestyle changes in participants.  A lifestyle coach works to educate participants in the skills they need to make lasting changes—losing a modest amount of weight, being more physically active, and […]