Press release from the Algoma Area Chamber:

Selected from nearly 200 applicants, Algoma, WI has been chosen as a finalist for the fifth annual RWJF Culture of Health Prize.  The Prize honors and elevates communities that understand health is a shared value and everyone has a role to play in driving change. Through the efforts of the Live Algoma initiative, Algoma strives to do just that.

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is the nation’s largest philanthropy dedicated solely to health. Each year, RWJF honors and elevates U.S. communities that are making great strides in their journey to better health and well-being. To even apply, a community must meet a stringent set of criteria.

We are very honored to be considered for this prestigious award.

For more information about the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and what it means to selected as a finalist for this award please visit the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation website: