YMCA concession stand provides wholesome food stuff and beverage options

A recent ribbon-cutting ceremony signified added healthy eating options at the YMCA's concession stand.

Shawnee Family YMCA is including balanced foods and beverage selections to its concession stands.

In the course of Avedis Wellbeing Week a short while ago, some Blue Zones Project-authorized corporations — the Shawnee YMCA, SSM Well being St. Anthony Medical center-Shawnee and Oklahoma Baptist University — introduced a collaborative campaign to give nutritious options at the web-sites.

The concession stands are open up to the general public during League Game titles in the course of the baseball, football, cheer and soccer seasons.

With accomplishment through the outdoor sports seasons, the YMCA is looking to grow the concession stand choices to the indoor sporting activities concession stands.

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The concept was sparked by SSM Well being Medical Team Registered Dietitian Andrea Beck when she reported she noticed an prospect for healthful treats although attending online games at the Shawnee Spouse and children YMCA baseball fields. She also sits on the YMCA board of directors.