This month’s Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber Luncheon will feature the 2018 WorkWell Awards, a program designed to recognize “local organizations committed to improving workplace health through smoking cessation programs, healthy alternative snack choices and physical activity.”

The event will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday at the Pacific Grill Events Center, 1530 Pacific Ave. in Tacoma. This year’s nominees include the Better Business Bureau, CHI Franciscan Health, Generations HomeCare, MultiCare Health Systems, Tacoma Community House, and Tacoma Public Schools.

Also on the agenda is a keynote speech from Tammie Hetrick, chief operating officer of the Washington Retail Association. The association’s representative to the Department of Labor & Industries, she works with the state legislature on public policies that impact association members. At the luncheon, she will give employment law updates including state paid leave laws and how they tie into existing Tacoma policies.

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