Twinsburg -- Backed by a mission to help mothers achieve their physical and emotional potential, FIT4MOM Hudson, Twinsburg and Soloninvites the community to take part in "Canned Foods for a Cause" and support Our Community Hunger Center.

The event, part of "Moms with a Mission," will be Feb. 10 at Pinnacle Sports, 9550 Ravenna Road in Twinsburg at 9:30 a.m.

FIT4MOM ownerKara Jackowski says the event is free to moms with stroller-aged children.

"We believe in offering support and education for families throughout our community, and this is one way we can achieve that goal,"Jackowski said. "Through events like 'Canned Foods for a Cause,' Mom's Night Out and other activities, not only are we spotlighting womanhood, we are inspiring mothers to reach optimal goals and showing their children that they can emulate their mothers by making fitness a part of their lives."

Participants are asked to bring canned food items of varying weight to be used for exercises. The canned food items will be donated to Our Community Hunger Center in Twinsburg after the event.

Stroller Strides is a fitness program that includes power walking or jogging and intervals of body toning using exercise tubing and the stroller.

For more information call 330-298-5170 or email at To register for "Canned Food for a Cause" visit

-- Compiled by

Editor Andrew Schunk