Registration is now open, with over 10,000 riders expected to raise funds for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and the Life Time Foundation
CHANHASSEN, Minn., March 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In the past two years, many aspects of our lives have been negatively affected, including the physical and nutritional health of our children. To make it better, Life Time (NYSE: LTH), the nation’s top healthy lifestyle brand, is inviting everyone to do so. annually to raise money for local children’s hospitals and schools The Ride of a Lifetime charity cycle event Saturday, April 30c.
The Ride of a Lifetime will benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and the Lifetime Foundation, two special organizations that support hospitals that care for children in need, and will partner with school food leaders to help them provide healthy, nutritious, minimally processed foods in schools across the country. , according to. Life has set the Time 1 million dollars fundraising goal for the second annual event after raising over $640,000 during the inaugural event last fall.
“The Life Time Ride empowers our members to make a positive impact in helping children lead healthy, happy lives” Life Time President and Chief Operating Officer Jeff Zwiefel he says. “Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and Lifetime Foundation have missions to support the health of children in our communities, and we are excited to once again host this event for these great causes.”
Participants can choose one of two ways to get on board and help provide healthy, nutritious meals to children and schools:
- Ride in the Time of Life: Nearly 150 Life Time athletic country clubs across the country will host rides in the first indoor cycling studios. Riders can choose to ride from one hour to four hours, such as this private event featuring Life Time’s popular AMP, EDG and PWR closed circuit signature formats.
- Drive virtually: Ride live cycle lessons at home or wherever you are on the morning of the event.
There is no registration fee for Ride of a Life Time. Each participant is asked to increase the minimum 250 dollars causes and all proceeds will be split equally between the two charities.
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals today provide the treatments and cures children need from illnesses and diseases so they can reach their full potential. Donations are more important now, with 89% of member hospitals reporting recent staff shortages due to the impact of the pandemic.
As donations will help children in local communities JordanHe nearly died after contracting a rare but serious illness related to COVID-19. Jorden had to be put on a ventilator at Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital Westchester County, New York. After several treatments and procedures during his 28-day hospital stay, Jorden was able to breathe on his own and recovered.
“Now more than ever, philanthropy is vital to ensuring that children’s hospitals are supported so that children continue to receive the best possible care, regardless of their life circumstances,” he said. Terry Nestel, president and CEO of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. “We are grateful to partners like Life Time and the Life Time Foundation who share our vision of transforming children’s health to transform the future of us all.”
The Life Time Foundation works with schools to ensure that the nutrition provided through their meals is the best so that every child grows up happy, strong and healthy. For some children, these foods may be the only food they eat on a daily basis. Life Time Foundation partners with 35 school districts impacting 3,634 schools and serving 264 million healthy meals to 1.7 million students each year.
Registration is now open at Life Time Digital Membership or at www.rideofalifetime.life.
About life time®Inc.
For nearly 30 years, Life Time (NYSE: LTH) has reshaped the way consumers approach their health through omnichannel, healthy lifestyle communities that span all aspects of healthy living, healthy aging and healthy entertainment. More than 30,000 Life Time professionals are dedicated to providing the best programs and experiences in more than 160 Life Time sports country club destinations. United States and Canadaand through a complementary, comprehensive digital platform and portfolio of iconic athletic events—all with the goal of inspiring healthier, happier lives.
About the Life Time Fund
As a public charity created by Life Time, the Life Time Foundation is committed to helping children reach their full potential by providing access to nutritious meals. The Life Time Foundation partners with schools to eliminate highly processed and artificial foods in favor of wholesome, real food alternatives. Unlike many other charities where a portion of donations are consumed by administrative costs, 100% of every dollar donated to the Life Time Foundation directly supports its mission, as all administrative costs are covered by Life Time, Inc. For more information visit www. .ltfoundation.org.
About Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® raises funds for 170 children’s hospitals in the United States that support the health of 10 million children each year and Canada. Donations go to local hospitals to fund life-saving treatments and health care, along with innovative research, vital pediatric medical equipment, child life services that ease the minds of children and families during difficult hospital stays, and financial assistance to families who can help. cannot otherwise afford these health services. When we improve the health of all children and empower them to reach their full potential, we improve our communities for years to come. Together we can change children’s health. Together we can change the future. To learn about Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and your local children’s hospital, visit cmnhospitals.org.
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