New Ulm: Embracing a Culture of Health


2013 was the fifth year of our project
and another successful year!

Watch the video featured at our
Annual Community Summit in October »



We’re making it easier for you to
eat well while eating out! 

Foodworks Restaurant Program

Check out our new FoodWorks Restaurant Program
featuring thirteen New Ulm restaurants

Shop local for the tastiest, freshest produce

Learn about CSAs, Farmers Markets and more

Foodworks Restaurant Program

Want to drop 10 pounds this year? You can do it by joining us to SWAP IT to DROP IT!

Bike Circle Route Map 


Quick Links

The Heart of New Ulm Project in the News
Access articles and features on the project, our initiatives and successes from both local and national media

Research Publications and Presentations
Access professional journal articles written about the project as well as conference presentations and poster sessions 

Health Resources
Access a variety of articles and handouts, presentations, our e-newsletters and online resources and applications

Upcoming Events

more events »


Watch for our new Hearts Beat Back website and solutions coming soon!

If you’re looking to improve the health of your community, our evidence-based population health solutions are a great place to start. Building on our success with Hearts Beat Back: The Heart of New Ulm Project, we can provide you with technical assistance and consultation on assessment, strategy development, program development and evaluation, along with presentations to help you achieve improved population health.

Email us at for more information and please check back here soon for more details.