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Community Health and Wellness Fair held in Riceboro
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An attendee at the Community Health and Wellness Fair reviews the results of his eye exam. - photo by Tiffany King

The fifth annual Health and Wellness Fair took place on Saturday at the Riceboro Youth Center. Hosted by Project Reach G.A.N.G Inc., a non-profit community youth outreach program, the fair provided resource information, health screenings, products and exercise activities for attendees to enjoy.

Lavonia LeCounte, organizer of the fair and leader of Project Reach G.A.N.G, said that the purpose of the health fair was to educate the community, and give information on how to eat right and exercise.

Vendor booths at the fair included the Liberty County Health Department, Susan G Komen Race for the Cure, Ardyss K. Bell products, Helen’s Haven Children’s Advocacy Center and Liberty County Head Start program. SNF Holding Company was a sponsor for the event and provided free eye exams. Attendees evaluated their results and were informed on the importance of getting their eyes checked.

Read more about the Community Health and Wellness Fair in the Living Well edition.

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