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For Immediate Release:
May 04, 2012

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Vanessa Santana-PeƱate

Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez to participate in Fit Kids Day

Fit Kids Day brings awareness to the childhood obseity epidemic


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 
Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez will be participating in Fit Kids Day, a state-wide initiative, tomorrow, Saturday, May 5, 2012, at Evelyn Greer Park, 8200 SW 124th Street, in Pinecrest, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.   

The Mayor will be presenting a proclamation, and activities at the event will include on-site nutritionists, sports clinics, informational booths, sports fitness stations, healthy food options, giveaways, and more.

Fit Kids Day is an initiative created by kids for kids, in conjunction with parents, schools, elected officials, community organizations, and local businesses, to bring awareness to the local epidemic of childhood obesity.     

For more information on Fit Kids Day, please contact Alicia Vargas at 350-377-0909 or via email at

Who: Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez

What:Recognizing Fit Kids Day with a proclamation

When: May 05, 2012, 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.

Where:Evelyn Greer Park
8200 SW 124th Street


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