WHEREAS it is the intention of the Mayor and Council of Cherry Hill Township to focus attention on noteworthy occasions and events; and
WHEREAS since 2008, the Department of Health and Human Services has recognized September as National Yoga Month, during which time yoga organizations offer tools to inspire health and harmony in life through the practice of yoga; and
WHEREAS the goal of National Yoga Month is to provide education on the health benefits of yoga and to inspire healthy lifestyles for all Americans; and
WHEREAS the Cherry Hill Mayor’s Wellness Campaign shares the same mission of healthy living and educating the community on healthy lifestyle options and participation in wellness activities; and
WHEREAS with the commitment to improve health and wellness in Cherry Hill Township, the Mayor and Council strongly support the initiative to promote the numerous health and wellness benefits of yoga.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, CHUCK CAHN, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Mayor of the Township of Cherry Hill, County of Camden, State of New Jersey, do hereby proclaim September as
in the Township of Cherry Hill and do urge all citizens to join with me and Council in recognizing this important time.
September 20, 2012