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Crockett Foundation hosts seventh annual Family Health and Community Awareness Festival

CROCKETT-FOUNDATIONCrockett Foundation hosts seventh annual Family Health and Community Awareness Festival 

Crockett Foundation host seventh Annual Family Health and Community Awareness Festival, Empowering Today’s Youth with Healthy Lifestyle Choices Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pompano Citi Center Presenting, 1955 N. Fed. Hwy., Pompano Beach, Fla. This event is free and is sponsored by Broward Health in Partnership with local sponsors which include the Florida Department of Health, Keith and Associates, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Zeta Rho Omega Chapter invite locals to come for a day of family fun and health education.

With a commitment to improving quality of life and building strong communities locally and internationally wherever needed, the Crockett Foundation is led by Henri Crockett, a native of Pompano Beach, Fla. and former NFL player with the Atlanta Falcons and Minnesota Vikings; and his brother Zach Crockett, a retired NFL player and current scout for the Oakland Raiders.

Free health screenings, immunizations and physical exams and a backpack give-away. The festival is family focused with fun-filled activities which include games, live entertainment and a marketplace with local vendors.

“The Crockett Foundation has been working to build strong, educated and healthy communities through our various programs since our inception in 2002,” said Henri Crockett, founder and executive director of the Crockett Foundation. “The Family Health and Community Awareness Festival provides the perfect platform to teach our local youth and their parents how to take ownership of their health.”

 

About the Crockett Foundation

The Crockett Foundation is a South Florida-based non-profit organization committed to improving quality of life and building strong communities locally and internationally, wherever there is a need. Its mission is to provide educational opportunities, increase health and awareness, and inspire and equip today’s youth that they may overcome social limitations and realize their full potential, growing to become productive and contributing members of tomorrow’s global community. For more information, visit www.crockettfoundation.org, email info@crockettfoundation.org, or call (954) 200-1924.

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