WIN Minutes 2/27/2018

Nenana Wellness Coalition

February 27, 2018


The Nenana Wellness Coalition is an alliance of representatives from various organizations, government agencies, community groups and individuals that meets weekly to discuss, evaluate, coordinate, consolidate, celebrate, masticate and help implement plans for improving the wellness and quality of life in Nenana


This week we had 6 participants, Derek Ketzler, Magen Spencer, Virginia Young, Cindy and Jim Huttula, and Bonnie Reed. We enjoyed chicken rice soup with a roll, salad, and yogurt with berries and granola.

WELCOME and READING OF MISSION STATEMENT: By this week’s chairperson:

Bonnie Reed


SPIRITUAL MOMENT was led by Cindy Hottula




No modification where made.


Introduction of Guests

No Guests




The health fair will be March 24, 2018. The blood draw will start at 8am and the exhibits will start at 9am. Laura has been receiving donations for the health fair. Right now the main thing is looking for volunteers. Their volunteer website is


Everyone discussed the emergency magnets. These will have Nenana emergency numbers. The numbers that are being considered for the magnet are Nenana Fire Department, Alaska State Dispatch, Poison Control, Care line, Rail belt Mental Health and Addictions, Office of Children Services, Tribal Force Youth Specialist, Domestic Violence Hotline, and Nenana’s Behavioral Health Aide. The magnets have been made and ordered.


WELLNESS THOUGHT: “Kind words can be short and easy to speak but their echoes are truly endless.”

  • Mother Teresa



Bonnie: The school concert has been canceled this month.

Tripod weekend is this weekend, March 3rd and 4th.


Derek: No updates


Magen: Choose Respect is March 26, 2018.


Virginia: Every Wednesday is Devotions at Bonnie Reeds house at 7pm. “A community that prays together, stays together.” – Virginia


Cindy and Jim: No updates




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