CLICK for pict coverage: Lead Team Member, LaTasha Lyons, FUNfit CA leads a Let's Move! collaborative effort at 1st 'Celebrate Our Neighborhood' event to support efforts by Olympic Park Neighborhood Council - Health Committee Chair, Skye Kelly, Executive Director at LM! partner Heal One World. The event was a HomeRun community wellness experience for 100's of Family members...
CLICK for picts. The premiere of 'The UNI Project' epitomizes what First Lady Michelle Obama believes every community can achieve to UPgrade patterns of fitness - nutrition - wellness. When different types of groups work in creative collaboration with inspired school staff (Coach Kerri Eich-Reiners, Principal Eric Davidson) an entire school - their families - community residents, all experience the exhilaration of positive change! NutriBullet LLC are to be commended for putting their money where their mouth is. This lesson is replicable ANYWHERE there is inclination for collaborative success. See YouTube Trailer.
CLICK for video (2.25 min.) With coordination by Michele Fonke, Anne & Lise Skovbo, Jayne Pan it was our active-nutritious celebration for Natl Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. The gathering at Culver Palms United Methodist Church welcomed energetic Bibimbap Backpackers from Seoul, Korea. The highlight was a healthy meal of Korean bibimbap (bee-bem-bap). Our Lead Team included (click for RESOURCE GUIDE)The Olympian, Althea Moses - Actor/D-Force Trainer, Rufus Dorsey - Enrich LA Prog. Mgr, Jasmine Lim - Teaching Wellness', Jeanne Kuntz for another Great Let's Move! WLA wellness experience. Mucho Thanks to Epiphany Fitness', Omari Barnard, sponsors New York Life's Ebrahim Rad; Heal One World and Connections For Children...
Culver City Stair Club ChallengeLet's get together to push ourselves and set new goals with an AWESOME and POSITIVE group of people! We will meet weekly, Monday at 6pm, at the Culver St…0 Comments 0 Likes
Having recently come back from Africa, where I taught children and volunteers yoga, I was reminded of how much I love sharing a practice that so fully benefits the brain and body. My current goal is…0 Comments 0 Likes
CicLAvia temporarily removes cars from L.A. streets - and the streets fill up with smiles! Connecting communities and giving people a break from the stress of car traffic. The health benefits are im…0 Comments 0 Likes
(NOTE: Off-street parking is free on lot behind Santa Monica Blvd. south of the blocksize govt. plaza) You're INVITED to our 3rd annual December planning meeting. The topic is looking back/planning…0 Comments 0 Likes
(schedule in planning stages) Friday, March 20th (5pm – 7pm) Cultural Festivities: Music and Arts (Mariachi Band from Casa Sanchez, Arts & Culture) Food at Farmer’s Market: Relocate Stands to…0 Comments 0 Likes
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CLICK for photos. Our Farmers Market Wellness Fairs brought together MOA Wellness Center+Westside Family YMCA at the Palms neighborhood Motor Ave Farmers Market. Our Team has included D-FORCE for Life's Rufus Dorsey, Heal One World's Vivacious Yoga Teacher, De Jur Jones and Olympic Gold Medalist, Althea Moses, ABC Yoga For Kids Teresa Anne Power. With fitness breaks & personal coaching to 'enhance the shoppers experience'. We'll start planning the 2015 schedule soon...
CLICK for picts: We don't venture much from the Westside as a policy of green efficiency. But when Caitlin Yoshioka, of Long Beach RotarAct invited us to come 'play in the sand' for Long Beach's 82nd Annual Great Sand Castle Contest a Team promptly came together. Caitlin is a fitness-oriented Program Mgr at Better Learning for All Students Today (BLAST) in Long Beach. We were able to share an action-packed FUNDAY as 10,000+ inspectful beach-goers strolled/watched us sculpt the sands & cheering with shrieks of, "Hey that's Let's Move..."! We do project after project not realizing how many people cherish good energy/works Mrs. Obama's Initiative has wrought . The event gave the Team a unique super-invigorating sense of fulfillment.
Personal wellness grows whenever we promote UPgrades to daily patterns of fitness - nutrition - wellness. This makes us complete as human citizens & the well-being that results helps us to enjoy Life more! Thanks Team for a great Long Beach wellness experience...
CLICK for photos. The Children's Institute Incorporated operates 25 Head Start Centers in LA's poorest neighborhoods. At this community-wide event, Lead Team/SUPER Mom LaTasha Lyons with D-FORCE Trainer, Rufus Dorsey and Heal One World CEO/Tai Chi Instructor, Skye Kelly produced wide smiles among children, parents, staff and community members in an exhilarating workout session that left everyone wanting more & more. A return to Head Start is in the plans...
CLICK for complete photo-journal - A class project for Cal State Long Beach undergrads in Event Planning & Management. The project welcomed elementary to high school kids for a Let's Move! challenge that offered proficiencies in 10 areas of fitness - nutrition - wellness. Plus a well-organized campus experience coordinated by student leader, Jo-Marie Lawrence assisted by Chancellor's Office Rep, Kirran Moss. Mucho credit goes to LM! WLA's, LaTasha Lyons for helping shape this FUN-filled day:
CLICK for picts - The 2014 UCLA/BPHO Youth Health Fest was the 2nd annual Health Promotion event organized by a highly-creative student group, Black Pre-Health Org, Let's Move! Hollywood & Let's Move! WLA Olympian, Althea Moses got things 'off the hook' with a fitness workout that turned into a filmed 'Harlem Shake' session. Children (ages K-8th) were awestruck by the spectacular UCLA campus setting. Lunch was provided by Chik-Fil-A Westwood. Great leadership by Danielle Andrews & the BPHO board (pictured above) with support from UCLA's FITTED program and student campus groups!
CLICK for photos. Partner Heal One World (HOW), led our Training for Teachers at the National Adapted PE Conference. LM! Team included, John King, Prod/Host 'Fitness For Every Life' (KVMD Ch23); Byron & Melissa Culp Family and Heal One World Trainers De Jur Jones (Chair Yoga) and Skye Kelly (Tai Chi).
Conf Manager/LM! WLA Teamer, Beverly Vigil asked us to lead a cultural fitness session.John did warm-UPs and Skye & De Jur led culturally-inspired sessions. FUN supporting National Adapted PE Teachers!