Tuesday
May 20
2014

Reaffirming Our Commitment to School Nutrition Standards and Student Health

As we soon close out the 2013 – 2014 school year, we should be celebrating—not rolling back—the great progress that schools have made toward implementing the USDA’s school nutrition standards.
Monday
Feb 24
2014

Kids Food Festival Helps Teach Balanced Food Choices in New York City

When kids are immersed in enjoyable activities, they absorb and retain information more effectively. The Kids Food Festival embodies this philosophy of learning through fun with its weekend full of family-friendly events at Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park in New York City. This March 1st and 2nd,families will cook, dance, laugh, and taste their way to making balanced food choices!

Know The Facts About Heart Disease

Feb 12, 2014
Coronary heart disease, heart failure, and stroke are the top killers of women in America today. This statistic points out the importance of prevention and awareness—women must be able to identify the causes, and symptoms, of heart disease.

A Partnership For Healthier Out-of-School Time

Jan 22, 2014
A young member answers a question correctly during a program session. He’s rewarded with a piece of candy. This scene is all too familiar. In fact, I’ve seen this play out regularly at many events involving children. But not at the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Nashua, N.H.