Second Annual Ride of a Life Time Cycling Event Raises Over $1 Million to Improve Children’s Health
Funds raised during the Ride of a Life Time benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and the Lifetime Foundationtwo dedicated organizations that support hospitals caring for children in need and work with school food officials to help them serve healthy, nutritious, minimally processed foods to schools nationwide, respectively.
Children’s Miracle Network hospitals provide the treatments and cures children need today so they can fulfill their potential. Donations are even more crucial now, with 89% of its member hospitals reporting recent staffing shortages due to the impact of the pandemic.
The Life Time Foundation works with schools to ensure that the nutrition provided by their meals is the best possible so that every child can grow up happy, strong and healthy. For some children, these meals may be the only ones they receive daily. The Life Time Foundation partners with 35 school districts, impacting 3,634 schools and 264 million healthy meals served to 1.7 million students each year.
“Last weekend was epic in our quest to help children live healthy and happy lives – and that’s thanks to the more than 8,000 people who took part,” said the President and CEO. exploitation of Lifetime. Jeff Zwifel said. “To everyone who attended this event, pledged and supported this event, you are making a difference in local hospitals and schools in your communities through the Children’s Miracle Network and the Life Time Foundation.”
Since its inception in 2021, Ride of a Life Time has garnered over $1.6 million for Children’s Miracle Network hospitals and the Life Time Foundation. If you missed your chance to participate in Ride of a Life Time, donations for the causes will remain open until May at www.rideofalifetime.life.
Life Time (NYSE: LTH) empowers people to live healthy, happy lives through its portfolio of nearly 160 country sports clubs across United States and Canada. The company’s communities and healthy lifestyle ecosystem address all aspects of healthy living, healthy aging and healthy entertainment for people aged 90 days to 90+. Supported by a team of more than 30,000 dedicated professionals, Life Time is committed to providing the best programs and experiences through its clubs, iconic sporting events and a comprehensive digital platform.
About Life Time Foundation
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 foods containing highly processed and artificial foods in favor of real, healthy 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 supported 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 that support the health of 10 million children each year in the United States and Canada. Donations go to local hospitals to fund lifesaving treatments and essential health services, as well as innovative research, vital pediatric medical equipment, child life services that reassure children and families during difficult hospital stays, and support financial support for families who otherwise could not afford these health services. When we improve the health of all children and allow them to reach their full potential, we also improve our communities for years to come. Together we can change children’s health. Together we can change the future. To learn more about Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and your local children’s hospital, visit cmnhospitals.org.
SOURCE LifeTime, Inc.