The purpose of Becker County Energize is to improve the health and wellbeing of Becker County thereby decreasing health care costs through: active living, access to resources, mental well-being, community connections and decrease in exposure to tobacco. BCE succeeds by encouraging and supporting healthy living and addressing health disparities through community engagement, local decision-making, and sustainable evidence-based strategies.

Essentia Health is invested in community health as the local non-profit healthcare organization and is committed to improving the wellbeing of the community.   Essentia Health provides funding to support the coordinator position of Becker County Energize and will continue to support health and wellness efforts as making a healthy difference in people’s lives is the mission of the organization.