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!
Wednesday
Feb 12
2014

Know The Facts About Heart Disease

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.

The Alliance and McDonald's: Bringing Industry to the Table

Sep 26, 2013
Yesterday at the final day of the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, the Alliance and McDonald’s announced a groundbreaking collaboration to increase access to fruits and vegetables and help families and children make informed decisions in keeping with a balanced lifestyle.