Promote healthy living: applications available for Brooksie Way mini-grants

The Brooksie
Way Minigrant program is accepting grant applications
to fund innovative health and fitness programs that benefit Oakland County
residents.  The application deadline is
December 1.

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson
created the program to use proceeds from the Brooksie
Way Half Marathon to promote healthy, active lifestyles. Minigrants are awarded three times a year.

The Minigrant
Program provides up to $2,000 in financial assistance to local communities and
non-profit agencies operating in Oakland
County who engage in a
health and fitness project/event. Grant guidelines and applications are
available on the Brooksie Way website, www.thebrooksieway.com.