Baltimore's coalition launched on Wednesday, November 2, outside the Maryland Science Center at the Inner Harbor.
Governor Martin O'Malley issued an official proclamation making November 2 Script Your Future Day in Maryland.
Guest speakers included U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin, Million Hearts Executive Director Janet Wright, Baltimore Health Commissioner Dr. Oxiris Barbot, The Wire actor and Baltimore native Jermaine Crawford, Professor of Pharmacy Dr. Cherokee Layson Wolf, and patient and Mended Hearts activist Ron Michaud.
The AARP/Walgreens Wellness Tour provided free health tests for consumers throughout the morning and early afternoon. The Script Your Future team live-tweeted and posted photos of the event on Facebook as they happened.