NutraScience Labs "Steps Up" to the 2015 Marcum Workplace Challenge
NutraScience Labs joined over 200 other Long Island-based corporations as participants in the 10th annual Marcum Workplace Challenge. The event was held on Tuesday, July 28th at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh, New York.
According to Mindy Davidson, Event Director for the Marcum Workplace Challenge, a record-breaking 9,369 participants from 215 companies walked or ran the 3.5 mile course.
What is the Marcum Workplace Challenge?
The Marcum Workplace Challenge is Long Island’s largest corporate run-walk for charity. Since 2006, the event has raised over $500,000 for Long Island charities. The funds raised from this year’s event will be donated to the Long Island Children’s Museum, Long Island Cares – The Harry Chapin Food Bank, Children’s Medical Fund of New York, and the Nassau County SPCA.
The Perfect Mix of Camaraderie and Competition
"NutraScience Labs has built a solid reputation as a health and wellness company that is passionate about giving back to the local community so naturally, the Marcum Workplace Challenge is an event our employees look forward to participating in every year," said Steve Rolfes, the firm’s President of Contract Manufacturing. Mr. Rolfes added, "In addition to supporting a variety of terrific causes, the Marcum Workplace Challenge is a fun-filled evening that builds camaraderie amongst co-workers while inspiring healthy competition."
NutraScience Labs is a subsidiary of Twinlab Consolidation Corporation (TCC). TCC's subsidiary, Twinlab Corporation, has a long and proud history of supporting charitable organizations through a broad range of activities including employee contributions, annual fundraisers, individual employee health challenge fundraiser programs, and a commitment of product donations.