01 Aug Health and Fitness by Austin’s City Hall
You probably already know that Austin is one of the fittest cities in America, but do you know about Mayor Adler’s Health and Fitness Council?
The Mayor’s Health & Fitness Council was established in 2004 to raise awareness of the cost of health care, to promote prevention of chronic diseases, to advocate for better health in Austin, and to promote the city of Austin as a healthy place to live and work, with the vision of Austin becoming “The fittest city in the U.S.”
The Mayor’s Health & Fitness Council (MHFC) is recognizing Austin’s top health and wellness programs for businesses and organizations of all types and sizes via the Mayor’s Health & Fitness Awards. These awards highlight local workplaces and schools that have implemented healthy changes to create environments that support health and well-being. Top ranking businesses and organizations will be eligible to win a $1,000 grant to support ongoing health and wellness initiatives! Winners will be announced at the 2019 Mayor’s Health and Fitness Awards Ceremony tentatively scheduled for Friday, September 13, 2019, at Austin City Hall.
Learn more: mhfcaustin.org