To make Austin the healthiest, fittest city in the US.

Mayor's Health & Fitness Council

A mutually beneficial workplace wellness recognition program for Austin-based organizations of all types and sizes.

Contact Us: Phone: (512) 972-6472

The Business Group of Health has six annual meetings covering current health topics and worksite wellness practices.

Joining the Business Group links you with other Austin area wellness professionals who share common responsibilities and interests in order to find solutions to emerging health issues.

Provides a space for Austin employers to network and discuss best practices for evidence-based benefit design and worksite wellness programs.​


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.

The MHFC meets six times a year at Austin Energy - Town Lake Center, first floor assembly room.  For past meeting materials and useful tools, visit the Past Presentations area.

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