Latvian Medic Association (LMA) organized an event „Health Award of the Year” for the first time. The purpose of this award was to popularize organizations and companies that do different kind of positive activities in order to increase society’s health and well-being. Prizes were given in ten different categories, like „Healthy nutrition producer”, „Social project developer”, „ Native sport organisation”, etc.
The contest jury consisted of manufacturers, public organizations, government and other experts, who were chosen by LMA.
On 31th of October in solemn ceremony JSC SPODRĪBA ECO SEAL FOR NATURE product line received Health Award of the Year 2013 in category “Ecological solutions that are relevant for environment”.
The director of JSC SPODRĪBA Baiba Megre was pleased to receive this award and thanked the event organizers, award sponsors and the whole team of SPODRĪBA for the hard work that has been invested in the new product line development, as well as the loyal ECO SEAL FOR NATURE consumers who are making responsible choices whose main thought is the legacy that we all leave our children and grandchildren.
„Health doesn`t only associate with hospitals, medics and pills. A healthy person eats healthy, does sports, observes the nature, thinks and analyses processes, cares about the land and the sea and raises their children. Healthy person does everything in sake of better and healthier life for next generations,” says LMA president Pēteris Apinis.
Health Awards of the Year were unique, made especially for this event – Latvian ceramic created clay vases. Awards were given by well-known persons, like sportsman Aleksandrs Samoilovs and Denis Čerkovskis, doctors Pēteris Kļava and Jānis Ģīlis, journalist Māris Zanders, LMA board members, as well as health and agriculture ministers.