On July 25, employees of Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP, participated in a fitness program for children attending the Anna B. Clark Summer Day Camp. The fitness fun day was hosted by and held at JT's Fitness in Voorhees, NJ. The Anna B. Clark Summer Day Camp, run by the Woodland Community Development Corporation (WCDC), provides recreational activities and academic instruction for Camden youth ages 5 – 11 during the months of July and August.

During this session, fitness club owner John Thomas "JT" encouraged the 30 children to get moving by bringing them outside, invigorating their spirits through exercise. Ballard Spahr provided lunch while volunteers from the firm assisted the children and instructors during their well-deserved lunch break. "Ballard is proud of its long-standing relationship with Reverend White, and we admire his commitment to the community. It's rewarding to see the smiling faces of the children when they come across new experiences," commented office managing partner Benjamin Levin, who was one of the volunteers.

Woodland Community Development Corporation is a non-profit organization that provides services to low-income Camden City residents through the Mary Esther Williams Homework Centers, Anna B. Clark Summer Day Camp, and Job Readiness & Employment Placement Program. Their goal is to improve social and economic conditions in the City of Camden, in order to build self-sufficient, self-reliant households. WCDC was established in 1997 by its president, Rev. Floyd L. White, III, pastor of the Woodland Avenue Presbyterian Church.

JT has been a certified personal trainer with the American Council on Exercise for more than 15 years and has earned a Coaches Certificate from Special Olympics International in the division of weight lifting. Earning honors and recognized as the Most Physically Fit by the Military Fitness Academy, JT has been regarded as a Master Fitness Trainer. JT's goals and objectives are to combat lethargy and inactivity that can lead to health-related issues. JT's dedication and commitment to overall wellness is a fundamental element of his own core.

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