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HKC On the Road: Snack Talk at the Y

Receiving a PEP grant is quite an achievement! For one thing, it requires a great commitment to training staff so they are providing quality nutrition education and physical activity programs for the youth they serve. The YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth, Texas, is stepping into their third and final year of their PEP grant. I just returned from two days of providing nutrition education training for their new Y staff.

How to Get Parents On Board with Healthy Changes

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” - Margaret Mead
Getting parents on board with healthy changes at school is a frequent question at our workshops across the country. There’s no single best answer, but as a leader of healthy change for kids, there are a few best practices you can begin using today…