The Governor’s Council on Fitness is now accepting nominations for its annual Kansas Health Champion Awards. Awards are given to individuals and organizations that make an exceptional effort to model, encourage and promote health and fitness in Kansas. The deadline for nominations is Sept. 30. Award recipients will be recognized at the Community Health Promotion Summit on Jan. 24, in Manhattan, Kan.  Nominees would be expected to have demonstrated:
• Work that goes above and beyond what is expected to model, encourage and promote fitness
• Far-reaching impact
• Sustainable influence or activity

For more information and to submit a nomination, go to getactivekansas.org, and click on the nomination form link. Contact Jennifer Church at 785-296-6801 with questions.