Navigation Links
Healthy U Chosen as Exclusive Concessions Provider for McHenry's 1st Annual Kicks 4 Kids Youth Charity Soccer Tournament,
Date:6/17/2010

Local Company Goes Beyond Providing Healthy Vending to Schools and Businesses to Bring Fresh, Locally Sourced, All-Natural Snacks and Beverages to Kicks 4 Kids Community Event

McHenry, IL (Vocus) June 17, 2010 -- Premier Wellness Chiropractic in association with Skills First Soccer and the McHenry Area Soccer Federation have partnered with McHenry’s Healthy U to be the exclusive provider of healthy sandwiches, snacks and beverages at the 1st annual Kicks 4 Kids soccer tournament on June 26th and 27th at McHenry Middle School. All proceeds from the 2010 tournament will be dedicated to the Options for Advocacy organization which has a mission to enhance and protect the lives of children and adults with disabilities.

“With childhood obesity rates tripling in less than 30 years, we know getting our kids excited about wellness, physical activity and healthy eating has to be a top priority,” said Dr. Anthony J. Ebel, a pediatric and wellness-certified chiropractor at Premier Wellness Chiropractic. “The Kicks for Kids event not only promotes wellness for our community, but brings the whole community together to support a worthy cause.”

“In looking for a concession’s partner, we were searching for one with like-minded goals,” said Dr. Ebel. “With a mission to bring healthy, all-natural snacks and beverages to Chicagoland’s schools, businesses and community events, choosing Healthy U for the first Kicks for Kids youth soccer tournament was a no brainer.”

McHenry, IL-based Healthy U, started as a healthy, all-natural vending company, was founded in the spring of 2009 and is the brainchild of pharmaceutical industry veteran T Hephner.

“I started Healthy U in response to an unmet need I saw with my own kids,” said Hephner. “Unless we packed healthy snacks for them ‘to go,’ they didn’t have many choices at school or during extracurricular activities that weren’t full of sugar or processed ingredients. We are thrilled to be expanding our business beyond healthy vending to providing all-natural, healthy snacks and beverages at community events like the Kicks for Kids soccer tournament.”

The Kicks for Kids youth soccer tournament will be co-ed for children ages 6-14. There will be 7-12 players per team (no travel players please). The tournament will take place at McHenry Middle School, 2120 West Lincoln Road, McHenry, IL 60051, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information about the youth soccer tournament or how to become a sponsor visit Kicks for Kids, contact Dr. Derek Kasten at drderek(at)premierwellnesschiro(dot)com or call (815) 455-8213.

About Healthy U
Founded spring, 2009, Healthy U is committed to delivering nutritious and delicious snack and beverage alternatives that provide plenty of energy to complete your day. All Healthy U foods and beverages are taste tested and must meet stringent standards, including no trans fats, partially hydrogenated oils, high- fructose corn syrup, or artificial sweeteners, preservatives or colors. Instead, Healthy U stocks foods and beverages containing only all-natural ingredients that are locally sourced and certified organic whenever possible.

To help do its part for a healthier environment, Healthy U’s vending machines use LED lights and high-efficiency compressors for refrigeration, and the company adheres to a strict recycling program and gives priority to local manufacturers.

Healthy U vending machines are currently available at many McHenry businesses as well as District 155 High Schools. While they change according to popularity and request, a few of the great-tasting, all-natural snack and beverage brands that will are regularly stocked in the machines include: Rock N Roll Gourmet’s Hippie Chips, Pirate’s Booty, Clif Bar and Talking Rain.

For more information on Healthy U or to inquire how to get a Healthy U machine in your school or business, please contact T Hephner (888) 827- 3235, visit healthyuvending.com and join our Facebook page for the latest Healthy U news.

About Premier Wellness Chiropractic
Founded in 2007, Premier Wellness Chiropractic is one of the fastest growing wellness clinics in the McHenry County area. With a strong focus on family wellness, pregnancy, and pediatrics, patients will get a "family feel" from the moment they walk into the office. As one of the only certified pediatric and wellness chiropractors in the county, they commonly care for patients with autism, ADD/ADHD, sensory challenges, asthma, allergies, ear infections, and more.

The Kicks 4 Kids youth soccer tournament is part of the new Community Impact program. Community Impact is funded and run by Premier Wellness Chiropractic, in conjunction with other businesses and organizations in the area that are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of McHenry County’s families. The program is designed to educate and inspire the community in areas related to natural and drug-free approaches to health care, exercise and fitness, nutrition and more. Its mission is to “Impact the community one family at a time” through the foundations of eating, moving, and thinking well. Other Community Impact initiatives include Wellness Workshops, TRUE Health and Prevention Screenings, Movie Showing/Screenings (i.e., Food Inc.), Health and Wellness Fairs, Additional Community Fitness Events and more.

For more information on Premier Wellness Chiropractics, call (815) 455-8213 visit premierwellnesschiro.com and join our Facebook page.

Media Contact:
Amy Fitzenrider
773.960.7818

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Healthy_U/Healthy_Vending/prweb4154354.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. Fowl news: Hints from Taiwan that free-range eggs may be less healthy than regular eggs
2. Healthy Serotonin Levels Shown to Positively Affect many Important Functions of the Mind and Body.
3. Least Healthy More Apt to Think Genes Explain Disease Risk
4. So far, fish appear to be healthy after fly ash spill
5. Online games new marketing tool for unhealthy foods
6. Purity 12 Science: How this Dietary Supplement, Healthy Beverage and Skin Care Company is Gaining Momentum in a Down Economy
7. O2 MAX Fitness Announces "90 Days to Healthy" and Unveils a Summer Slate Full of Youth-Oriented Fitness Initiatives
8. A-1 Cleaning Will Provide a Clean Healthy, Warm and Safe Environment for Your Family. A-1 Cleaning's "Baby Safe"
9. DRW Weight Loss Debuts Website to Promote Healthy Living and Nutritional Aids
10. Overweight Younger Adults as Healthy as Normal-Weight Peers?
11. Keep Feet Healthy this Summer with Tips from AthletiCo Physical Therapy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Healthy U Chosen as Exclusive Concessions Provider for McHenry's 1st Annual Kicks 4 Kids Youth Charity Soccer Tournament,
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... ... Coast Dental Fort Stewart is celebrating its grand opening with an open ... Mall at 112 Vilseck Road in Fort Stewart. There will be refreshments, giveaways, and ... the opportunity to meet general dentists Thomas Richards, DDS, and Josh Faulk, DMD, and ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... , ... April 29, 2016 , ... Mobility Designed ... put pressure on the armpits, the M+D Crutch evenly distributes body weight from the ... wrists and hands when using the crutches than with other crutches. , Co-founders Max ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... Dr. Robert Mondavi, one of the ... smiles. Cosmetic dentistry is a fast-growing field as more patients are discovering the many ... learn more about the options currently available to them and which ones might work ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... Jvion, the ... of funding led by Eastside Partners, with participation from existing investor Martin Ventures. ... base and accelerate its technology and product roadmap. , “Jvion is ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... The infertility specialists at HRC Fertility/Orange County ... Dr. Daniel A. Potter -- are proud of the recent release of their 2014 ... April, SART published the latest verified data for 375 U.S. member clinics. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/28/2016)... Calif. , April 28, 2016  Marking ... widely accessible breast and ovarian cancer risk test, ... panel analyzing 30 genes that highly impact the ... women. Available today, the Color Test analyzes hereditary ... prostate, stomach, and uterine cancers. The Color Test ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... Dr. Vivek Ahuja , George ... phen Schmidt Join the Growing Organization ... for life sciences, today announced key new leaders have joined the ... a growing business.  This will bolster the company,s safety business unit ... ArisGlobal in the position of Vice President - Safety. George has ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... 2016 New market research ... a report that provides an overview of the ... by identifying new targets and MOAs to produce ... discussed in this H1 2016 Osteoarthritis Pipeline report ... Inc., Abiogen Pharma S.p.A., Ablynx NV, Achelios Therapeutics, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: