Navigation Links
Fresh Air Campaign to Showcase Minnesotans' Love of Smoke-Free Air
Date:9/9/2007

New marketing campaign celebrates Freedom to Breathe Act

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Today marks the beginning of a new marketing campaign designed to educate and excite Minnesotans about the Freedom to Breathe Act, the statewide smoke-free law that goes into effect on October 1. The new law will make all indoor workplaces smoke-free, including bars, restaurants and private clubs. Called Fresh Air, the multimedia campaign is sponsored by ClearWay Minnesota(SM). The majority of the campaign will run from September 10 through mid-November.

Viewers will be introduced to the Fresh Air campaign through a new television ad that celebrates Minnesotans' love of the outdoors and the benefit of bringing fresh air indoors. "All Minnesotans love fresh air; in fact, many of us travel hours up north just to enjoy it," said Jerry Fury, Vice President Creative Director at Clarity Coverdale Fury, Inc., the advertising agency that produced the campaign. "Fresh Air celebrates how we will soon be able to enjoy that fresh Minnesota air in all indoor spaces as well as outdoor ones."

Fresh Air will also be heard on the radio and seen in restroom ads and at http://www.freshairmn.org. The radio ads will also remind Minnesotans about ClearWay Minnesota's QUITPLAN(R) Services. October 1 will be a great day for smokers to try and quit, and quit-smoking services are available to any Minnesotan who wants help through QUITPLAN Services by calling 1-888-354-PLAN (7526) or visiting http://www.quitplan.com. "The Freedom to Breathe Act will improve the health of Minnesotans," said David Willoughby, Chief Executive Officer of ClearWay Minnesota. "October 1 is not only a great day to start enjoying smoke-free bars and restaurants in Minnesota, but it's a great day to try to quit smoking through the free help QUITPLAN Services offers."

In addition to the ads, Fresh Air materials for business owners are being distributed through a partnership with local health organizations around the state. Materials include signs and information about the new law to assist business owners in becoming smoke-free.

Please note: The Freedom to Breathe Act applies to all indoor workplaces. For more detailed information on the law, visit http://www.freshairmn.org.

ClearWay Minnesota(SM) is an independent, non-profit organization that improves the health of Minnesotans by reducing the harm caused by tobacco. ClearWay Minnesota serves Minnesota through its grant-making program, QUITPLAN(R) Services and statewide outreach activities. It is funded with 3 percent of the state's 1998 tobacco settlement.

For more information on QUITPLAN Services, call 952-767-1400 or visit http://www.clearwaymn.org.


'/>"/>
SOURCE ClearWay Minnesota
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Fresh warnings to doctors regarding abortion pill
2. Fresh approach to TB treatment
3. WHO Issues Fresh Guidelines To Long Distance Air Travelers
4. Refreshing Assam Tea Now At The Nearest Post Office
5. Fresh Cases of Bird-Flu Prepares the Ground for More Chicken Martyrs
6. Fresh Bird Flu Cases Spotted In Southern Russia
7. Pakistan Scared By Fresh Bird Flu Case
8. Fresh Polio Cases Reported In Uttar Pradesh
9. Nothing Can Equate Fresh Vegetables and Fruits
10. Fresh Outbreak Of Bird Flu In Nigeria
11. Foreign Fresher Students Offered Scholarship By Fudan
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/27/2017)... Philadelphia PA and London UK (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2017 ... ... for applying to a clinical study is whether they can trust the sponsor to ... competitive, it is vital that sponsors and CROs establish payment strategies that encourage sites ...
(Date:6/27/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2017 , ... ... Dermatologic Surgery Association’s SUNucate efforts, Louisiana became the sixth state to pass ... With Governor John Bel Edwards’ signature, Louisiana joins the states of Alabama, ...
(Date:6/27/2017)... ... June 27, 2017 , ... The Kelahan Agency, ... services to residents of southern New Hampshire, is teaming up with the New ... hunger and homelessness in the region. , New Horizons for New Hampshire provides ...
(Date:6/27/2017)... CT (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2017 , ... Dr. ... the recent renovation of his practice, Advanced Periodontics and Dental Implant Center of Connecticut. ... increased the administrative and waiting areas. The renovations are intended to improve patient comfort ...
(Date:6/27/2017)... Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2017 , ... ... on what crooked bites can indicate about early life experiences. What happens to a ... study reveals that stresses after birth can also take a toll on a baby’s ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/19/2017)... , June 19, 2017  Researchers from DRUGSCAN ... that they will host a live, complimentary webinar titled, ... the benchtop to the real world" on Wednesday June ... This webinar will feature interviews with ... look into the manipulation techniques abusers use to prepare ...
(Date:6/14/2017)... June 14, 2017  In 2016, Embodied Labs ... pitch competition and came away with $25,000 in ... described by Forbes as "entering the life of another" ... as teaching "empathy to medical professionals in an entirely ... recently named a finalist for the Department of Education,s ...
(Date:6/9/2017)... 2017 AirXpanders, Inc. (ASX: AXP) (AirXpanders or ... manufacture, sale and distribution of the AeroForm® Tissue Expander ... its commercial roll-out in the United States ... one hundred (100) medical institutions and health systems, located ... needle-free alternative for women who choose reconstructive surgery following ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: