This report provides an overview of the Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities national program, which supported 49 partnerships to increase children’s access to healthy foods and opportunities for physical activity through changes in policies, systems and environments in communities.
Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities focused on reaching children at greatest risk for obesity, based on race/ethnicity, income and/or geographic location. This infographic provides a high-level overview of the grantees' collective work.
This new resource offers a range of ideas that challenge business as usual and explores lessons learned to help funders of all sizes leverage their investments, achieve their goals and sustain their results.
Active Living By Design partners with leaders, nonprofit organizations, coalitions and funders to find accessible, easy, affordable ways to create healthy communities for all. We can help you make your streets safer, bring healthy foods to your stores, and build parks, playgrounds and other active spaces for children and adults.
Jamie Jeffrey, Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities Project Director
Since 2002, Active Living By Design has supported community-led change by working in over 30 states with more than 160 local partnerships, dozens of national collaborators and many philanthropic organizations to help build a culture of active living and healthy eating.