Exercise

Creating Fit Bodies and Fit Minds

For too many years we have addressed the equation of “fit body and fit minds” as requiring two separate interventions. For the mind, we’ve looked toward mentoring. For the body, we’ve turned to physical activity and health education. But our AmeriCorps investment proves that a national service member can be the catalyst to fit bodies and fit minds. Our formula has been to train our AmeriCorps members on how to use the power of coaching to build relationships with at-risk youth that inspire their healthy futures.

Celebrate the Summer Games at Your Local Lets Move! Olympic Fun Day

This post originally appeared on the Let's Move! blog on July 11, 2012.

First Lady Michelle Obama is leading the U.S. Delegation to the 2012 Olympic Games and she's calling on families around the country to support Team USA, not just by cheering on our athletes, but by getting active in their own communities.

Calling All Kids & Parents: Help Save Play This Summer!

A girl enjoys the swings on a KaBOOM! built playground. (Photo courtesy KaBOOM!)

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