The Mayor’s Health & Fitness Council (MHFC) is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization, founded in 2004. Its vision is for Austin to be the fittest, healthiest community in America. Its mission is to support and inspire people to improve their health by encouraging physical activity, improved nutrition and tobacco-free living.
The council is focused on providing community connections, building alliances and supporting the implementation of best practices and programs that truly affect positive change to healthy lifestyles.
Want to join? Send us an email at [email protected].
Learn More About Our Programs
Austin Business Group on Health
A community of employers who focus on the health and well-being of their employees.
MHFC Workplace Partner Certification
A workplace wellness partnering program for Austin-based organizations of all types and sizes.
MHFC Workplace Certified Partners
View the list of MHFC Workplace Certified Partners to see if your organization is already participating.
Mayor’s Healthiest Workplaces
The Mayor’s Healthiest Workplaces Awards recognize Austin/Travis County’s top employers that have fostered a work environment that encourages health and wellness.
Mayor’s Healthiest Schools
Highlighting schools that have implemented healthy changes to create school environments that support the health and well-being of students.
Faith Community Recognition
Highlights faith communities for achieving health-focused goals to support their congregation’s overall wellness.