PHA “Building a Healthier Future” Summit (May 2-4)

PHA “Building a Healthier Future” Summit (May 2-4)

Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA) “Building a Healthier Future” Summit is a must-attend event for all corporations, nonprofits, and others focused on creating solutions to ensure every child grows up at a healthy weight. The Summit provides a unique opportunity for those in the private sector to sit with their nonprofit, academic, and government […]

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19 Programs Receive Toolkits to Support LMCC Action Plans

19 Programs Receive Toolkits to Support LMCC Action Plans

In celebration of the 4th anniversary of LMCC, the Packard Foundation partnered with LMCC and Nemours Children’s Health System to award toolkits to support ECE providers in improving healthy eating and physical activity. These toolkits include resources and materials to directly support LMCC Action Plans of ECE centers and homes. From August through September 2015, more than 300 ECE programs completed Action Plans, and 19 programs were randomly selected as winners.

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Twist and Sprout in Minnesota

Twist and Sprout in Minnesota

Twist and Sprout is a comprehensive program to help child care providers comply with the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act. The program includes workshops, seasonal rotating menus, cooking videos and more.

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Michelle Obama Featured on Cooking Light

Michelle Obama Featured on Cooking Light

The March 2015 edition of Cooking Light magazine focuses on families preparing healthy and affordable meals. In celebration of the 5th anniversary of Let’s Move!, Michelle Obama is featured on the cover. She is the first person in the magazine’s 28-year history to appear on the cover. In this special edition, Michelle Obama sat down […]

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Let’s Move! Celebrates 5 Years

Let’s Move! Celebrates 5 Years

Let’s Move! is celebrating its birthday. February 9th marked the 5th anniversary of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative. This year, the theme is Celebrate, Challenge, Champion. This is a great time to honor the positive changes you have made by hosting a special event, celebration or posting pictures of your great work around […]

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