Over 500 constituents attend McClinton’s Holiday Senior Fitness Expo

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 12 – State Rep. Joanna McClinton, D-Phila./Delaware welcomed more than 500 seniors from the 191st Legislative District to her Holiday Senior Fitness Expo.

The event was hosted by Thera Martin Milling of WURD 900AM and offered health screenings by Bayada Hospice and Mercy Health System, fitness for seniors and healthy eating demonstrations by Audra Anusionwu of BeautiFitStrong, LLC, health and wellness information from Philadelphia Corporation for Aging, Catholic Social Services, Connect Health, Penn Medicine, Rite-Aid, PECO and Philadelphia Water Department, and musical selections by Evelyn Graves Drama Ministry and Cornerstone Christian Academy.

“Whether it’s keeping fit and eating well or just having a good time, there was certainly something for everyone at this event,” McClinton said. “It was great to meet with many of the seniors in attendance and provide them with resources to help them live healthy and happy.”

The event was sponsored by Mercy Health System, Greater Philadelphia Health Action, Inc., Aetna, AmeriHealth VIP Plans, Health Partners, AARP of Pennsylvania, and Legendary Support Group.

McClinton said in addition to the event sponsors, she wanted to thank the community partners and volunteers.

“I am thrilled with the wonderful turnout we had. I cannot thank the vendors, sponsors and staff enough. They went above and beyond to make this event an amazing success,” McClinton said.