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Healthy Food Financing in Michigan!
January 4, 2018

We have great news to kick off 2018! Shortly before the holiday, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed legislation sponsored by Rep. Andy Schor, to incentivize grocery stores in underserved areas.

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Alliance for a Healthier Generation Releases 2017 Annual Impact Report

For more than a decade, the Alliance for a Healthier Generation has empowered kids to develop lifelong healthy habits by ensuring the environments that surround them provide and promote good health. Our work with schools, communities and businesses has affected more than 25 million children. 

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Sugary Drink Taxes Gain Momentum throughout the U.S.
January 4, 2018

While it was once thought that efforts to tax sugary drinks could not overcome the powerfully connected and well-financed beverage industry, the last eighteen months has seen local public health movements gain momentum as cities pass sugary drink excise taxes.

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The National League of Cities is Hiring!
December 20, 2017

Do you think you have what it takes to work at the National League of Cities?

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Are you posting enough on your social media channels?

Posting quality content is the most important factor when it comes to posting on social media. However, know when to post and how often to post to engage your audience can be just as significant. Are you posting enough, too much or at the right time of day?

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Want to Know How Hospitals Commit Community Benefit Expenditures to Fulfill Their Mission?

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, in partnership with RTI International and Public Health Institute, launched CommunityBenefitInsight.org. "The website is a searchable online user-friendly database for looking up the schedule H report on community benefit expenditures for all non-profit hospitals over the period 2010-2014 - with 2015 shortly to be added."

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