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2017 RWJF Culture of Health Prize Winners Announced

Congratulations to the 2017 Culture of Prize winners! Eight communities have been selected from a group of more than 200 applicants.

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Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and National 4-H Council Partner Together

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the National 4-H Council are partnering together through a $4.6 million grant to improve the health of 1,000 communities across the nation over the next ten years. 

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Safe Routes to School can get kids off their butts and on their bikes

Written By Steve Cleary is executive director of Alaska Trails.

As the stats bear out, kids today have become less active, less independent and less healthy. In 1969, nearly 50 percent of all children in the United States (and nearly 90 percent of those within a mile of school) walked or bicycled to school. Today, that number has plummeted to fewer than 15 percent.

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Safer Streets Progress in Oklahoma City!
September 21, 2017

Safer Streets Progress in Oklahoma City!

On September 12, Oklahoma City voters cast their ballots in the “Better Streets, Safer City” special election. The Oklahoma City Council had initially voted to call the special election for voters to consider investing more than $1.2 billion in critical infrastructure like streets and sidewalks.

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Updated Childhood Overweight and Obesity data for 10-17-year-olds released

As our kids go back to school, we want to ensure that they have the healthiest school day possible. This week, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Trust for America’s Health, along with the Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative (CHAMI), announced the new overweight and obesity data for children between the 10-17-year-old.

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