The Lions of Colorado have been an important part the state-wide 9Health Fair since its inception in 1980, and the Fort Collins Lions Club has been coordinating the Fort Collins site each year until 2018.
Colorado’s Largest and Most Trusted Non-Profit Health Fair Program Advances Personal Health Awareness; Influences Health Outcomes for Hundreds of Communities.
9Health Fair promotes health awareness and encourages individuals to assume responsibility for their own health by offering free and low-cost health awareness and educational screenings. Organized and delivered by volunteers, 9Health Fair also offers opportunities to talk with health professionals about health issues affecting their lives. While some screening results are immediately available at the fair, detailed blood results and explanations are mailed to participants within six weeks of their participation.
9Health Fair served 89,599 people 18 and older from Colorado and its bordering states in 2009 at 164 9Health Fair locations.
9Health Fair also attracted a record number of volunteers, with approximately 19,000 medical and non-medical volunteers from hospitals, medical organizations, colleges, universities, service clubs and more, joining forces to deliver over 25 medically-endorsed health awareness screenings to participants.
For additional information about the impact 9Health Fair has made in communities across Colorado.
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