Active Living Sustainability Plan

Crim Fitness Foundation

The Crim Fitness Foundation (the Crim), a Flint, MI-based non-profit organization, is dedicated to cultivating accessible, vibrant communities in Flint and Genesee County that encourage people to lead healthy lifestyles by integrating physical activity, healthy eating, and mindfulness into their daily lives and mentoring other communities to do the same. In 2012, the Crim developed a five-year sustainability plan for active living in Flint and Genesee County, MI.

Funding Partner: Crim Fitness Foundation

Engagement: 2013

Services Provided:

  • Planning process development
  • SWOT analysis
  • Stakeholder interviews and analysis
  • Guidance on the sustainability plan writing process, including identification of a vision, values, goals, and recommended strategies
“Active Living By Design [now Healthy Places by Design] and their team of professional staff provided essential guidance in helping us assess our strengths and opportunities for where we might provide the greatest impact and improvement in the health status for people in our community. They demonstrated both compassion and understanding for meeting the serious challenges of our community.”

Gerald S. Myers, CEO
Crim Fitness Foundation