New in 2012, the Williams Route 66 Marathon announces the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma Corporate Challenge. The funds raised through the corporate challenge will be donated to the Tulsa Area United Way. The program is a great opportunity for organizations of all sizes to promote workplace wellness, support a charity and build teamwork across departments and within their organization.
There are four divisions based on the total number of employees: 1-249, 250-499, 500-999 and 1000+ employees. Corporate Challenge teams are awarded points in three areas: participation, performance and fundraising. The winning teams from each division will be awarded with the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma Cup. Corporate benefits from signing up for the challenge include free or discounted registrations, invitations to VIP events and access to the special a special Corporate Challenge VIP area on at the finish line.
“Wellness is a key component to having motivated, productive employees. This corporate challenge program is a great avenue to establish a healthy workforce while fostering a sense of camaraderie and raising money for the Tulsa Area United Way,” said Bert Marshall, president of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma. “We are literally challenging other corporations to take this step toward a healthier community.”