IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 29, 2019
K L Newhouse
Senator Umberg and O.C. Sheriff/Coroner Don Barnes Will Appear at 5th Annual OC Community Health Fair
At Second Baptist Church (SBC) May 18, 2019
“Tending the Temple” to practice healthier self, families, and community
WHO: Second Baptist Church, 96 year old Orange County church, and co-sponsors: The G.R.E.E.N. Foundation, 100 Black Women, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Journey Evangelical Church, the Clarion Call Breast Cancer Ministry, and the office of Senator Tom Umberg
WHAT: 5th Annual SBC Community Health Fair. We anticipate over 250 participants to visit the screeners and vendor, and enjoy family fun activities including self-defense presentations, youth dancers, exercise challenges, and an Omega Psi Phi Fraternity step show
WHEN: Saturday, May 18, 2019 10:00 a.m. until 2 p.m.
WHERE: Campus of Second Baptist Church of Santa Ana (SBC), 4300 Westminster Ave, Santa Ana 92703
WHY: To champion productive health advocacy, wellness practices, and to inform, educate, and call-to-action individuals, families, and communities to support “Tending the Temple,” SBC hosts the 5th annual free Community Health Fair. Potential activities include free confidential testing and screenings for blood pressure, diabetes, and prostate awareness; an “Ask the Doctor” booth; CPR demonstrations, weight-related measuring BMI (body mass index), and other vendors on nutrition, mental health, HIV/AIDS, and Johnson & Johnson vision education. Also, free haircuts for men and boys while available! If interested in vendor opportunities please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
HOW: We would appreciate media interviews to share with the public. To arrange interviews with the Health Fair Host, SBC First Lady Tanishé Pitts or 2019 Health Fair Ambassador, Vanessa Francis, please contact Media Contact KIC.CrisisMediaLead5@gmail.com.
SBC is led by Senior Pastor Rev. Dr. Ivan S. Pitts and First Lady Tanishé Pitts. SBC, the oldest historically African-American church in Orange County, CA. At 96 years, SBC is approaching almost 100 years of serving the citizens of Orange County. We proudly serve a fully multi-cultural, Christian church, sharing two campuses with a diverse group of Vietnamese, Hispanic, and Caucasian congregations. Sunday Service times are 8 am and 11:15 am in Santa Ana and 9:30am at the Lake Forest Campus, 22600 Lambert St. Bldg. D., Ste.1006 in Lake Forest, CA 92630. SBC is rooted in Sharing CHRIST | Building Believers | Caring for All.