Fresh Healthy Vending and Franchisees Support National YMCA Event
Y’s ‘Active from Head to Toe’ Event Scheduled for April 27, 2013
(PRWEB) April 25, 2013 - Fresh Healthy Vending, the nation’s foremost healthy vending company salutes the YMCA for their upcoming event focused on kid’s health and well-being, ‘Active from Head to Toe’ will take place throughout the country on Saturday, April 27.
Standard vending machine fare can be hazardous to kid’s health, Fresh Healthy Vending can help to change that. Their machines offer healthy, all-natural, and organic snacks that are available at numerous locations, including hundreds of YMCAs throughout the country. Kids eating healthy with an active lifestyle are key to developing a solid future for this country.
Since summer is time away from school and a set agenda, activities that stimulate the mind and body may decrease as the school year ends. ‘Healthy Kids Day’ is the Y’s national initiative to get a jump on summer and help kids keep the spirit of being physically and intellectually active.
On April 27th, over 1,900 Ys across the country will provide free community events open to all kids and families. They are set up to encourage kids to get up, get out and grow. Filled with fun, active play and educational opportunities, this ‘Let’s Get a Jump on Summer’ day will help kids and families commit to playing and learning all year long.
To find a local YMCA and participate in Saturday’s Healthy Kids Day, visit http://www.ymca.net/find-your-y/.
“YMCAs stand behind their core principals of healthy living, social responsibility, and youth development,” said Wade Bergner, Fresh Healthy Vending franchisee in Maiden Rock, Wisconsin. “By partnering with the YMCAs, we are able make a positive impact within our community.”
David Anderson of the Red Wing, Minnesota YMCA offered, “As an organization that is promoting healthy living, we are very happy to have made the change to Fresh Healthy Vending. I feel it’s important for us to ‘Walk the Talk’ and now we are. Many of our parents have shared with us how much they like the choices and that they don’t have to say “no” to their kids when they want a snack after swimming, basketball or gymnastics.”
“All products in the vending machines are healthy and good alternatives for those trying to lose weight or simply stay healthy,” said Michelle Valency, Director of Locations at Fresh Healthy Vending. “The best part of this amazing business concept is that franchise owners install the vending machines with no cost to the YMCA. The YMCAs receive a percentage of the profit each machine achieves, while completing their mission to improve the health of their members.”
Fresh Healthy Vending offers an alternative to average vending machine fare and is a simple way to encourage a healthier lifestyle and introduce substitutes for junk food for kids and families.
About Fresh Healthy Vending
Fresh Healthy Vending machines are in thousands of locations throughout the country to provide healthy snack food and beverage choices. Healthy kids are the future, keeping minds and bodies in better shape are part of the directives for Fresh Healthy Vending, the largest franchisor of healthy vending machines. Fresh Healthy Vending’s quest is to help Americans become healthier by providing more nutritious and wholesome snacks and drinks purchased through vending machines. Expert at creating profitable vending businesses for franchisees, they also offer the Fresh Healthy Vending Café machine, this unique vending machine dispenses fresh-ground, gourmet, organic coffee, hot chocolate, and chai tea drinks together with signature healthy snack options.
For more information about Fresh Healthy Vending franchises, visit http://www.freshvending.com. To inquire about receiving a free Fresh Healthy Vending machine where you work, live or play, visit http://www.freshandhealthy.org or call toll free 888-902-7558.
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