City Partners with Cleveland Clinic Akron General to Launch Healthy Green

City Partners with Cleveland Clinic Akron General to Launch Healthy Green
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City of Green Partners with Cleveland Clinic Akron General
to Launch Healthy Green, a healthy life style initiative for the community, this May

Green, OH – The City of Green is teaming with the Cleveland Clinic Akron General to launch Healthy Green, a healthy communities initiative for the City.  The program, wHealthy Greenhich will expand and grow as additional healthy lifestyle partners join, is designed to help community members begin to make small changes to impact their overall health. 

As part of the initial launch, Cleveland Clinic Akron General is hosting a FREE Wellness Challenge as a Healthy Green Kick off, which begins and ends with a health screening for participants and includes free admission to Cleveland Clinic Akron General Lifestyles in Green three days a week as well as healthy lifestyle classes every Tuesday in diet, nutrition, heart health and more during the 8-week program.  

Space is limited and registration is required for the program.  To register, contact Sara Arend at 330) 721-5992 or sarend@ccf.org.   The program begins Saturday, May 12 through the end of June.

“We are pleased to partner with Cleveland Clinic Akron General to help promote and share healthy lifestyle programs in our community,” said Gerard Neugebauer, mayor of Green. “While health is an individual’s effort, community support through programs such as these is valuable to the individuals who participate, but also over time impacts the overall health of the community.”

As part of the Healthy Green Initiative, the City is looking for additional health partners who offer free or discounted fitness or healthy living and lifestyle programs.  As partners, the City and Cleveland Clinic Akron General will share events and opportunities with the community.   Contact Troy Clevenger at 330-896-5015 or clevenT@ccf.org for more information.

To learn more, visit www.cityofgreen.org/healthygreen

The City of Green, Ohio, founded in 1992, is a prosperous, progressive and promising city with more than 25,000 residents.  Approximately 33.5 square-miles, Green is located in southern Summit County.    Visit www.cityofgreen.org.   Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/cityofgreenohio

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