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Scarecrow on Main Street

October 21, 2021
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Have you seen Kennesaw’s newest residents lining Main Street? For the month of October, you will see about 60 scarecrows uniquely placed throughout Main Street. Innovative Fitness made the Richard Simmons workout scarecrow! Voting is open now through Sunday, October 24! The winner will be announced the week of October 25. To cast your vote,…

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Meet Ricky!

August 31, 2021
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Ricky is a native of Acworth, GA and attended Southern Polytechnic State University. He has a lifetime passion for health and fitness, and is especially excited with the possibilities of facility design. In his spare time he enjoys playing guitar, Brazilian jiu jitsu, yoga, watching movies, and playing with his cats.

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COBB COMMUNITY FOUNDATION WELCOMES INNOVATIVE FITNESS TO THE FAMILY!

August 23, 2021
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Chris and Melissa Conti founded Innovative Fitness in 2000 with a mission to create and inspire healthier communities.  Inherent in that mission was a deep commitment to giving back to their community by “seeing a need, and filling a need”.   As Melissa says, “No one ever needs permission to do good.” In 2019, Chris Conti died tragically…

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Innovative Fitness Announces 2021 Chris Conti Memorial Grant Recipient

August 23, 2021
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Kennesaw, GA (July 30, 2021) – Innovative Fitness today awarded the 2nd annual 2021 Chris Conti Memorial Grant to the City of Chatsworth, benefiting the city’s Police and Fire Departments. This year, all non-profits, public safety organizations, and public high schools in the state of Georgia were invited to apply. The brand-new fitness center will…

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Letters to Deployed Veterans

July 29, 2021
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We all know how much receiving fun mail makes us excited and feel special. So for the month of July #IFS took time to write cards of gratitude for our deployed military. Not only was it our team that wrote cards, but also our family members took time out of their day to write a…

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Back to School Drive

July 23, 2021
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#IFS saw a need in the community and jumped into action to fill it. In the month of July, Kids Care nonprofit partnered with the Cobb County Police Department and held a school supply drive called “Backing the Need.” Our team generously collected bookbags, supplies, and cleaning products. Kids Care organized drop-off locations at local…

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Must Ministries Summer School Lunch Program

June 30, 2021
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Millions of kids rely on school for regular meals. But in the summer, those meals disappear. Must Ministries, a nonprofit that addresses the basic needs of individuals, families, and children, is on a mission to distribute 540,000 meals across six counties in Georgia. For the month of June, #IFS collected a variety of nonperishable food…

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Darkness to Light Training

June 23, 2021
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Innovative Fitness had the pleasure to partake in the prevention program called “Darkness to Light” through SafePath Children’s Advocacy Center,. This program teaches adults how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. If your organization is interested in taking this course, we can connect you!

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Innovative Fitness Presents Check to SafePath Children’s Advocacy Center

May 28, 2021
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Innovative fitness recently held their annual Office Olympic Games to raise awareness and funds for SafePath Children’s Advocacy Center. Innovative Fitness employees raised $3,656, and with a company match of $2,500, the total donation of $6,156 was presented to Gail Garland, the Director of Intervention Services for SafePath. (L-R): Detective Pharr of Cobb County Police…

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Mostly Mutts

April 28, 2021
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Our mission statement is, “Uniting fitness and philanthropy to create and inspire healthier communities”. For the month of April, our team collected items for Mostly Mutts Animal Rescue! Everyone meet Dove; she is the sweetest and will be ready for adoption soon!! If you are looking to add a furbaby to your family here is…

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What’s Happening at IFS- April

April 5, 2021
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Honoring our Cofounder Through Acts of Love and Charity

April 5, 2021
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The 2nd Annual Chris Conti Memorial Grant is now accepting applications from March 15th through July 1st. This year, we invite nonprofits, public high schools, and public safety organizations in the state of Georgia to apply. The CCMG provides a newly designed fitness room for an existing space and the recipient will be announced on…

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