WHEREAS, Still & Moving Center is celebrating seven years as a beacon of mindful movement in Hawai’i; and

WHEREAS, with the belief that the body and mind are connected, mindful movement is performed with awareness and mental focus, training one’s body to move optimally through both athletic activities and everyday life, and assisting in managing stress; and

WHEREAS, Still & Moving Center actively supports the Waimanalo Health Center, Mouna Farms, Wai’anae Comprehensive Health Center, Ho’ōla Nā Pua and other organizations in promoting the transformative benefits of moving mindfully; and

WHEREAS, Still & Moving Center’s theme for 2018 “The Art of Living” emphasizes the importance of healthy, active living in mind, body and spirit; and

WHEREAS, programs and policies supporting mindful movement practices can contribute to health and wellness of our keiki through kupuna,

NOW, THEREFORE,I, KIRK CALDWELL, Mayor of the City and County of Honolulu, do hereby proclaim March 2018 to be

MINDFUL MOVEMENT MONTH

to encourage residents to move mindfully and joyfully through life, and extend appreciation to the teachers and practitioners who make a positive difference in the lives of others through mindful movement.

Done this 7th of March, 2018 in Honolulu, Hawai’i
KIRK CALDWELL

 

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