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Greenville Parks Department Celebrates Health And Fitness Day

Our mission is to improve the quality of life for all individuals by promoting physical health, sports activities and wholesome life. We additionally champion environmental and policy help for active residing, community involvement, promoting quality physical schooling; growing workforce health promotion packages and active-aging applications. With our focus, NAHF “bridges the hole Uc Health” between federal and local action and unites researcher and group practitioner. Our award-winning worksite health promotion program “Global Employee Health and Fitness Month”  has resulted in thousands of employees main healthier lives! USA college districts, universities, state and local governments, hospital systems, pharmacies and public health departments have all been participants within the GEHFM initiative.

We perceive that everyone has totally different fitness ranges and goals. Our memberships are designed that will assist you discover your perfect match. We delight ourselves on offering an inclusive and welcoming surroundings. We want you to be the best … Read More

Rosa Parks Farmers Market opens for business to address food accessibility in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) – Rosa Parks Farmers Market in Historic West End opened for the season on Tuesday. About a dozen vendors showed up – some with fresh produce to offer people who live in food deserts healthy options.

It is estimated about 15 percent of the households in Mecklenburg live in a food desert.

The Rosa Parks Food Market is set up in the middle of a neighborhood that is in the middle of a food desert. This food market is not your typical one – vendors accept EBT and food stamps. Shoppers say this market will make a difference for neighbors.

“If you put a Farmer’s Markets in a food desert,” Shopper Elena Sepulveda said. “A lot of people can’t afford what they are selling, but this is very affordable and reasonable.”

Sepulveda was happy with what she got at the Market. She doesn’t live in a food

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