March - National Nutrition Month
WHEREAS the goal of National Nutrition Month is to encourage all Canadians to eat well;
AND WHEREAS Registered Dietitians are a trusted source of credible nutrition information and are launching a campaign focusing on helping consumers make
healthier food choices;
AND WHEREAS Canadians are interested in healthy eating and want information to help them achieve this goal - Dietitians offer nutrition resources as well as interactive tools on the Dietitians of Canada website - www.dietitians.ca;
AND WHEREAS to celebrate National Nutrition Month, local dietitians is planning a number of activities to reach out to Manitoba residents. The Manitoba Nutrition Month Committee will be sharing nutrition information focusing on the theme ‘Take the Fight out of Food’ via Facebook, Twitter, email and media coverage throughout the month. In addition, dietitians across Manitoba will be promoting Dietitians of Canada Nutrition Month in their workplaces and communities through various activities.
Now Therefore by virtue of the authority vested in me as the Mayor of Thompson, I hereby proclaim the month of March, 2017 as “Nutrition Month” in the City of Thompson.