Monday
Apr 20
2015

Getting to the Root: Building a Healthier Generation through School Gardens

At the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, we believe that healthier kids lead to brighter futures. It’s our mission to ensure that the next generation has every opportunity to live long, healthy lives.

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.

McDonald's Commitment to Action

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.
Leading The Fight To Reverse The Epidemic Of The Century

Leading The Fight To Reverse The Epidemic Of The Century

Aug 26, 2013
For 18 years I helped lead the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) efforts to address one of the costliest and most damaging health epidemics facing our nation: child obesity. One of our key roles at CDC was to rigorously review scientific evidence to develop guidelines on the most effective practices communities could implement to prevent obesity.