Who Inspires You to Be Healthier?

It is that time of year again, when we ask Michiganders to help us recognize communities, organizations, and individuals that inspire healthy choices to be nominated for the Governor's Fitness Awards. Nominations are now open for the Governor's Fitness Awards. Anyone can nominate an individual or organization now through November 30, 2018. Categories include:

  • Charles T. Kuntzleman Accepting the Challenge
  • Active Community
  • Active Senior
  • Conquering Obesity
  • Director's Champion for Health
  • Extraordinary Event or Organization
  • Healthy Workplace


The Michigan Fitness Foundation, the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports, and sponsorship partners will present the annual Governor's Fitness Awards, which recognize individuals and organizations for inspirational contributions to health and wellness in Michigan. Award winners will be honored at the Michigan State Capitol, and during a gala celebration at the MGM Grand Detroit on April 25, 2019.

The Michigan Fitness Foundation works to inspire active lifestyles and healthy food choices in the places Michiganders live, learn, work and play.

To nominate, visit www.michiganfitness.org/gfa