Churches encouraging communities to get healthy

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Several local churches teamed up for an event called Relay for Health and Wellness to support their communities in getting healthy.

The event was sponsored by Mount Gillard Missionary Baptist Church in partnership with several other area churches.

This year's theme was "Intentional Holistic Health Living."

Participants got a chance to discuss financial management, holistic health living, teen talk making choices, and many more topics.

They even offered health screenings to those who attended.

The event also features inflatables, storytelling, exercise activities and a school supply give-a-way.

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