Who We Are
CEFN originally began in 1997 by Sherry Hill as the nonprofit Christian Entertainment Fellowship network- a singles ministry- but changed its name and mission to health and fitness in May 2007.
What We Strive For
We are dedicated to empowering individuals to make a permanent lifestyle change through healthier eating and increased physical activity.Our Mission
Respect. Teamwork. Compassion. Empathy. Integrity. Love. Kindness.Trust. All of these words empower us to want to bring the Philadelphia community.Our Values
What We Do
Once per year, CEFN offers a large event for seniors all around Philadelphia to celebrate nutrition and health with fun cooking demos to dancing lessons.
CEFN offers an informative fair that allows the Philadelphia community to learn more about fitness and healthy eating.
CEFN offers nutritional programs and help to support families in Philadelphia with their nutrition and healthy eating.
Live a Healthier Lifestyle
We are a non-profit organization, we are bringing the Philadelphia community together by empowering everyone to live a healthier lifestyle through eating right and exercising.
Reach Out to Us
With the aim of helping as many people as possible, we always lack enthusiastic volunteers. Please contact us for more info.
Sherry Hill, the Founder and Executive Director of the Community Enrichment Fitness Network (CEFN). Her passion is to reach out to individuals who want to improve their eating habits and become more physically active. This led her to develop a health and fitness organization, we all know today called CEFN in May 2007.
Rev. Sharon McClain
Rev. Sharon McClain is board President of CEFN, is a native from Decatur, Georgia, has worked as a Clinical Mental Health Therapist, Foster Care Social Worker, Mental Health Case Manager, State Prison Hostage Negotiator, Assistant Director – Shelter for Women and Children; Administrator/Supervisor for a state funded program for children-at-risk. She has been a state program director for Miss Black America Beauty Pageant. Rev. Sharon is Founder/C.E.O. of Rose of Sharon Mission Ministries.
Board Vice President
As a Certified Financial Planner, he works through a brokerage firm to offer financial planning services through several different companies, including Lincoln Financial, Allianz Life, John Hancock, Prudential Life, Assurity, Genworth, and Great American. This allows him the flexibility to offer the best product mix from a range of different companies as well as teach financial education throughout the region. He is licensed in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware and regularly holds workshops and information sessions for various organizations.
Sylvia Gist, the secretary for CEFN’s board of directors, is a proud older adult dedicated to helping others. She recently received her associate degree in Social Service from Community College of Philadelphia. She worked for 30 years in the mental Health field. She is a retired, disabled veteran. She also is a great grandmother and her goal is to start her own business one day.
Keyon Whiting is a passionate, highly motivated, and evolving realtor that specializes in commercial sales/ leasing and Residential Sales / Rental at Keller Williams Realty located in Philadelphia Pennsylvania. He has garnered an excellent reputation with Landlords and some of the top investors in Philadelphia and is proud to call them clients. In order to deliver the greatest value to his clients whether they are buyers, sellers, developers, or investors, Keyon Whiting focuses on one thing above all others: The client and their needs.