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  • August 2017 News

    OMIQUAD! Running, riding, pumping and paddling, sixty participants officially won their medals for completing their first ever Quadrathalon. Fit 4 The Cause literally packed the house at Bay Club, providing an action packed carnival atmosphere with the four-event race raising $25K. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] These pictures capture the sweat equity-for more visit the Fit 4 the Cause Facebook

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  • April 2017 News

    FIT 4 THE CAUSE FORMS EDUCATIONAL ALLIANCE WITH OCEAN VIEW SCHOOL DISTRICT Funded completely by a specifically directed donation from William H. Powell (our Mentor Of The Year honoree at this year’s Gala), we now provide dance fitness physical education to 225 fourth and fifth grade students at two elementary schools in the Ocean View School District in Oxnard, California. The

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  • Food Deserts: the Issues and How They are Being Solved

    Photo via Pixabay by Dapedwa A food desert is a geographic area that is devoid of healthy food options, especially fresh fruits and vegetables, within a reasonable or accessible distance.  Food deserts can be found in rural areas or urban areas.  The problem is compounded in urban areas where there are small corner markets where people shop out of convenience,

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  • November 2016 News

    Our fundraising history is consistent.  Our board members, donors, beneficiaries, employees and volunteers get down, dirty and drenched at our annual sports endurance marathons and then clean up in their best formal wear for the Gala.  Last year we got filthy at The World Famous Mud Run at Camp Pendleton. We all finished the race and continued our stamina by

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  • September 2016 News

    WE ARE TONING UP-CHECK OUT OUR NEW WEBSITE Celebrating our two-year anniversary of IRS determination, we now provide exercise therapy and nutrition education services to 200 unduplicated beneficiaries.  Our service provision focuses on helping individuals or groups who need to get healthy through sustainable fitness programs.  Working closely with medical professionals, we tailor programs for low-income groups, diabetics, fragile seniors,

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  • June 2016 Newsletter

    SOAKED & STOKED SPONSOR A SWIMMER OR TEAM The New Wavers The Moby Dicks Slippery When Wet Swim Reapers Razzle Dazzle Razorbacks Aquaholics    Team Sub-Marines   2017 INSPIRATION AWARD RECIPIENT MEET STEPHANI VICTOR—THE PERFECT OBSTACLE SMASHER This USC film grad and actress Stephani Victor is living her own gold medal with an improbable script. Loading her car in 1995, she

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  • April 2016 Newsletter

    CALIFORNIA JAZZ & WINE FEST IS APRIL 17 SAVE 20% with code 16RAK WE ARE GETTING WET!  Last summer, Fit 4 the Cause’s board of directors along with an estimated 60 additional team participants dove into the mud at The World Famous Mud Run and raised nearly $16K for health needs.  This summer we are taking it to the water

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  • January 2016 Newsletter

    CELEBRATING ANOTHER YEAR—BRING IT 2016! Our humble grass-roots charity work began in 2010, raising money for causes through sporadic kickboxing classes.  Appealing to the community, our fitness fever concept captured the hearts of many.  In 2014, we formed our non-profit corporation and submitted our exhaustive application for tax-exempt status.  Miraculously, the IRS and the other relevant government agencies bestowed this

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  • New Year, New Way, New You!

    New Year, New Way, New You! Chances are your inbox will be filled with a hundred or more emails about how you can start off the New Year in the best possible way. You will hear about a zillion new diets, a host of ways to feel better after all the holiday bingeing, and you’ll get dozens of tips on

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