The City of Selkirk Proclaims March, 2017 as Dietitians of Canada Nutrition Month
WHEREAS The goal of National Nutrition month is to encourage all Canadians to eat well;
WHEREAS Registered Dietitians are a trusted source of credible nutrition information and are launching a campaign focusing on helping consumers make healthier food choices;
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;
WHEREAS To celebrate National Nutrition Month, local dietitians are planning a number of activities to reach Manitoba residents. The Manitoba Nutrition Month committee will be sharing nutrition information focusing on the theme of 1Take 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 work places and communities through various activities.
NOW THEREFORE BE IT KNOWN that I, Larry Johannson, Mayor of the City of Selkirk in the Province of Manitoba do hereby proclaim March 2017 to be Nutrition Month in the City of Selkirk and commend its thoughtful observance to all citizens.