CLICK for picts: 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 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 sponsors New York Life Agent, Ebrahim Rad; Heal One World and Connections For Children.
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...
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We are excited to bring our popular festival to the Santa Monica Civic Surface Lot this year! Local businesses and non-profits gather at the Festival to provide expertise, advice, and product sa…0 Comments 0 Likes
Sponsored by City of LA-certified Del Rey Neighborhood Council. Celebration of the neighborhood. The theme is 'Family Wellness' and Team Let's Move! WLA will provide a 'Supermarket of Family Activity…0 Comments 0 Likes
Our biggest event of the year is only 24 DAYS away#ThrillDay where Zombies around the World dance Simultaneously on Saturday, October 25th @3PM Los Angeles You are cordially invited to join Thrill…0 Comments 0 Likes
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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 complete photo-coverage - The 2014 UCLA/BPHO Youth Health Fest was the 2nd annual Health Promotion event organized by a highly-creative student group, Black Pre-Health Organization. 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. This 6th annual class project by students in member Coach Kerri Eich's School of Health & Environmental Sciences at Uni High (LAUSD's "school in a school program"), was a collaborative success involving 400 - 500 guests, 20 - 25 business + healthcare + gardening + govt. exhibits/resources & Let's Move! Team. One highlight was member June Caldwell's 'Thrill The World LA' dance-fitness that had everyone on-their-feet! Let's Move! on 7th annual event with a review: 2014 Uni Health Fair Resource Directory
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!
'Family Wellness Day'. Our Team included Culver -Palms Family YMCA + Westside Family Health Center & others. The Neighborhood Council volunteers combat apathy by problem-solving with city officials/staff to improve quality of life. Learn more at Empower LA as everyone wants Healthier LA neighborhoods...