DOWNERS GROVE -- Be Fit Physical Therapy & Pilates will celebrate its new location at 4934 Main St. in Downers Grove with a ribbon cutting organized by Chamber 630. The event will from 5-7 p, n, Aug. 10 at the business.
Be Fit is a local business owned by a local woman, Mary Lou Savino. She is rare in that she is a licensed physical therapist assistant who owns a private practice in physical therapy. She is also a certified Pilates instructor who integrates Pilates exercises with physical therapy treatments.
A member of the community for 19 years, Savino has been in business since 2008.
"This event," said Savino, "really means that the vision and mission are happening for us. For us to survive in an environment so many private practices are having to close means that we're really doing the right things for the community. This makes it feel like that vision of being a resource to the community is coming to life."