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Voices for Healthy Kids Action Center leaders are a group of extraordinary individuals who are actively working in their communities to change policies and environments to ensure children grow up at healthy weights. If you are passionate about effecting change in your community, and meet the criteria detailed below, we would like to extend a special invitation to you to become a Voices for Healthy Kids Action Center leader.

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Leaders are people who are actively working - either professionally or as volunteers - to change policies and environments to help children eat better and be more active.


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Criteria

Leaders are people who are actively working - either professionally or as volunteers - to change policies and environments to help children eat better and be more active.

Benefits

Receive our exclusive, weekly newsletter. Action-On-The-Go alerts capabilities. Be connected to other leaders through our growing network.

Fellow Leaders

Canada’s Heart & Stroke launches 16 and Under Campaign

This week, we sat down with Voices for Healthy Kids Action Center leader Joe Belfontaine, of Heart & Stroke Canada, to learn about how him and the newly-launched 16 and Under campaign. Read on to learn more about Joe.

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AL Advocate Honored for Dedication to Grocery Industry

Alabama Grocers Association president, Ellie Taylor, has been awarded the 2017 Donald H. MacManus Award for her work and leadership in the grocery industry. 

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Find Leaders

There are thousands of Leaders across the country committed to ensuring all children are able to grow-up at a healthy weight. Browse the directory to connect with the individuals and organizations working to build healthier environments where kids live, learn, and play in your state.

4135 Leaders

Link to Rebecca Jackson
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VOICES for Alabama's Children
Link to Janis Doeh
1sc
AHA
Georgetown, Texas
Link to kelly Kennai
4sc
YMCA of the USA
Washington, District of Columbia
Link to Paula Kun
2sc
SHAPE America
Reston, Virginia
Link to Jen Sullivan
3sc
Duxbury, Massachusetts
Link to Dr. Timothy Lino
1sc
Hawaii Dept of Education
Honolulu, Hawaii
Link to Bry Mabry
2sc
American Heart Association
Plano, Texas
Link to Test Tester
2sc
Test Org
Georgetown, Texas
Link to Monnie Griggs
3sc
Child Care Services Association
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Link to Ekta Patel
7sc
Family services Head start
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Link to Marta Koesling Iredell County Partnership for Young Children
4sc
Iredell County Partnership for Young Children
Statesville, North Carolina
Link to David Yates
1sc
UNC - Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Link to Joe Belfontaine
5sc
Heart & Stroke (Canada)
Link to Jalissa Wilson CAN DO HOUSTON
4sc
CAN DO HOUSTON
Houston, Texas
Link to Shauneequa Owusu
2sc
ChangeLab Solutions
Oakland, California
Link to Chad Mann
3sc
Marathon Kids
Austin, Texas
Link to Rachel Crossley
2sc
Access to Nutrition Foundation
Illinois
Link to Lisa Perry
1sc
Alliance for Healthier Generation
Olathe, Colorado
Link to Laura McCulloch
1sc
Columbia, Missouri
Link to Dale Ferguson
2sc
Westminster High School
Westminster, Colorado
Link to Lisa Cumings
1sc
Kishwaukee Hospital, part of Northwestern Medicine
DeKalb, Illinois
Link to Jacqueline Walburn
2sc
Real Health Solutions
Garden Grove, California
Link to Berkeley Media Studies Group
1sc
Berkeley, California
Link to Dana Saydak
8sc
NationBuilder
Los Angeles, California
Link to Megan Farmer
2sc
UHS
Endicott, New York

Apply Now

The Voices for Healthy Kids Action Center is building a movement to promote healthy lifestyles for our children in order to ensure they grow up at a healthy weight.  Whether it’s joining a local parents’ group to push for healthier food choices available in schools or supporting a large organization for a national day of action, you can play a part in this movement.  Join as a leader today!