3rd Annual "Fit Fathers Day (FFD)" Celebration
WHEN: June 19th 10am-12pm
WHERE: Veterans Plaza Downtown Silver Spring, MD
WHO: The Fit Fathers Foundation, which is a 501(c) 3 charitable organization, educates and activates through engaging information on positive health, fitness tips and guidelines, nourishment strategies and overall wellness. Fit Fathers enlightens fathers with platforms for eating whole, nutritional foods and incorporating stimulating activity in their daily regimen, while encouraging them to lead their families to healthier lifestyle habits. Dads who exercise consistently, eat well and energize their physique can live longer and live stronger!
WHAT: 3rd Annual Fit Fathers Day, a D.C. Metro area celebration that provides dads with the tools needed to engage their family in fitness, positive wellness and healthy living, while celebrating the true meaning of fatherhood.
Visit www.FitFathers.com for full details on our health and fitness initiative for fathers and their families.
HOSTS: This year's ambassadors will be the Baltimore Ravens' starting cornerback Kyle Arrington who is a proud Fit Father of two and Journey Butler, a Pediatric Cancer Fighter. Past partners to help make Fit Fathers Day possible have included Whole Foods, SoulCycle, Under Armour, Kids Being Fit, Radio One, DC Capital Striders, Powerful Beyond Measure, Healthyblackmen.org, Children's National Hospital, Shoe City, City Sports, LA Fitness, Men's Health Network, The Marines, Wegmans and many more.
CAUSE: For 2016 we are focusing on raising awareness of Pediatric Cancer and Heart Disease. Our ambassador is 13-year old Journey Butler who was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer this year. FFD initiatives will distribute information, tips and helpful strategies for making lifestyle changes that will help reduce the onset of such chronic diseases.