WE ARE THANKFUL . . .
By engaging local residents in fun, simple ways to practice healthy behaviors, residents can realize that a few simple lifestyle changes can set the path to improved health.The Commit to Fit! plan suggests 99 easy ways to better health, outlined in simple tools the community, businesses or your school can adopt and make their own.
It also urges proper nutrition, hydration and rest as realistic ways to sneak healthy behaviors into your life.
Uptown Reinvestment Corporation assumed management control of the market in 2002. In addition to its contracted responsibilities, it is one of the market’s strongest supporters.
Flint’s three foundations: C.S. Mott, Ruth Mott, and the Community Foundation of Greater Flint, have been unwavering in their encouragement and support of the market’s revitalization. Together, they have provided funding for programs, equipment, and facilities maintenance and improvement.
Our sponsors and community partners make it possible for us to hold popular events such as Flower Day, Taste of the Market, Cooking Demonstrations, BBQ Battle and Back to the Roots. We appreciate their generosity and encourage all of our patrons to take a look and see what each of them has to offer.
Dort Federal Credit Union sponsors our Taste of the Market Event in June, Cooking Demonstrations throughout the year and the Big BBQ Battle in July.
Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy is the sponsor of our fall harvest celebration, Back to the Roots!
Bishop International Airport is the sponsor of Flower Daze at the Market every May!