Wednesday
Mar 11
2015

Ceiling Breaker for Healthier Youth

At age 11, our youngest Ceiling Breaker Jodi Evans is an inspirational role model for young girls and children's health activists. Jodi is one of the most vocal and passionate members for children's health in her community of Bowie, Maryland.

Wednesday
Dec 03
2014

Helping Kids Learn to Eat Healthier with Peter Rabbit

Peter Rabbit was always one of my favorite books as a child. Though I grew up in suburban New Jersey – far from the rolling hills of England – I always identified with him. Maybe it’s his mischievous nature. Maybe it’s Ms. Potter’s masterful writing.

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.