KINGMAN   – The 44 members of TOPS AZ #0287 are marking 43 years together as a weight-loss support chapter on December 5, 2023. Weekly meetings are a key component of TOPS® support, and visitors to a TOPS chapter are welcome to attend their first meeting free of charge. Meetings are held at St. John’s United Methodist Church, located at 1730 Kino Ave, on Friday at 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. for weight in and Meeting begins at 9:15 a.m.

“Our chapter is thrilled to celebrate this milestone, and we look forward to celebrating many more anniversaries to come! We’re going to continue committing ourselves to losing weight—together. Anyone who’s looking for weight-loss support is welcome as a TOPS member,” says Susan Bethel, chapter Leader.

Founded more than 75 years ago, TOPS Club Inc.® (Take Off Pounds SensiblySM) is the only nonprofit, noncommercial weight-loss organization of its kind. TOPS offers an individual approach to weight loss and overall wellness, with thousands of chapters in the U.S. and Canada. Members learn about nutrition, portion control, meal planning, exercise and more at weekly meetings. Consistent group support, health education and recognition are all key components to successful weight management.

New TOPS members may choose one of three discounted packages. For more information, or to find another local chapter, visit or call (800) 932-8677.