Laura Pritchard-Compton, founder of Urban Perform (Photo Credit: Mercedes-Benz USA)

Mercedes-Benz USA has released its latest Greatness Lives Here vignette featuring Laura Pritchard-Compton, the founder of Urban Perform, a nonprofit organization that makes exercise and nutrition accessible and affordable to residents of Atlanta’s Westside community.

With a background in education and passion for health, Pritchard-Compton founded Urban Perform with the goal of providing families and kids of Atlanta’s underserved community with a safe place to exercise. One of Laura’s core values is inclusivity. She founded the organization on the principles of welcoming and loving all with open arms. Urban Perform’s mission is to uplift health while upholding communities.Pritchard-Compton’s story is truly inspiring and the impact she’s made within the community through this organization continues to positively impact the lives of Westside families.

Pritchard-Compton’s story is truly inspiring and the impact she’s made within the community through this organization continues to positively change the lives of Westside families.

Pritchard-Compton’s love for the city of Atlanta and people of the Westside paired with her passion to help others with inclusiveness is what makes her a true hero within our community.

See the video after the break.

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