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  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

    http://www.eatright.org/

    The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. The “eat right” site includes science-based nutrition information for students and adults and hosts resources and activities that can be used all year to help improve healthy eating habits.

  • Action for Healthy Kids

    http://www.actionforhealthykids.org/

    Action for Healthy Kids is the nation's leading nonprofit and largest volunteer network fighting childhood obesity and undernourishment by working with schools to improve nutrition and physical activity to help our kids learn to eat right, be active every day and be ready to learn.

  • Alliance for a Healthier Generation

    https://www.healthiergeneration.org/

    Founded by the American Heart Association and Clinton Foundation, Alliance for a Healthier Generation's goal is to reduce the prevalence of childhood obesity and to empower kids to develop lifelong, healthy habits.

  • American Academy of Family Physicians

    http://www.aafp.org/online/en/home.html

    This professional organization of family doctors promotes healthy lifestyles and education of the public in health matters including the importance of healthy eating and physical activity.

  • American Academy of Pediatrics

    http://www.aap.org/

    This organization is an association of over 62,000 pediatricians committed to helping all children, from infancy through young adulthood, achieve and maintain the best possible physical, mental and social health and well-being.

  • American Heart Association

    http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

    The American Heart Association (AHA) is a nonprofit, voluntary health agency that is dedicated to building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.

  • CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL:

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    http://www.cdc.gov

    These major operating components of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services collaborate to create the expertise, information and tools that people and communities need to protect their health – through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability and preparedness for new health threats.

  • ChildObesity180

    http://www.childobesity180.org/

    ChildObesity180 brings together top leaders from business, academia, non-profits and science to collaborate on solutions to the childhood obesity epidemic.

  • Food Research and Action Center

    http://www.frac.org

    Food Research and Action Center is the leading national nonprofit organization working to improve public policies and public-private partnerships to eradicate hunger and undernourishment in the United States.

  • GENYOUth Foundation

    http://www.genyouthfoundation.org/

    GENYOUth Foundation aims to inspire and educate youth to improve their nutrition and increase physical activity, and believes youth must lead the way. GENYOUth was founded through an unprecedented public-private partnership with the National Dairy Council (NDC) and the National Football League (NFL) and is committed to child health and wellness.

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    National Dairy Council

    http://www.nationaldairycouncil.org/Pages/Home.aspx

    National Dairy Council® (NDC), a founding sponsor of Fuel Up to Play 60, is the nutrition research, education and communications arm of Dairy Management Inc™. On behalf of U.S. dairy farmers, NDC provides science-based nutrition information and resources, including those in the Fuel Up to Play 60 program, to help foster a healthier society.

  • National Football League

    http://www.nfl.com

    The National Football League, a founding sponsor of Fuel Up to Play 60, is dedicated to tackling the childhood obesity epidemic in the United States by providing the Fuel Up to Play 60 program and involving players and team clubs in the effort.

  • National Hispanic Medical Association

    http://www.nhmamd.org/

    The NMHA is working to improve the health of Hispanic populations, and to empower Hispanic physicians to lead efforts to improve the health of Hispanic and other underserved populations in collaboration with the state Hispanic medical societies, resident and medical student organizations, and other public and private sector partners.

  • National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

    http://www.nichd.nih.gov

    The NICHD, established by President John F. Kennedy with the support of congress in 1962, conducts and supports research on topics related to the health of children, adults, families and populations. Some of these topics include learning about growth and development and improving the health of families.

  • National Medical Association

    http://www.nmanet.org/

    The National Medical Association aims to advance the art and science of medicine for people of African descent through education, advocacy and health policy to promote health and wellness, eliminate health disparities and sustain physician viability.

  • President's Council on Physical Fitness, Sports and Nutrition
    http://www.fitness.gov

    The President's Council on Physical Fitness, Sports and Nutrition is an advisory committee of volunteer citizens who advise the President through the Secretary of Health and Human Services about physical activity, fitness and nutrition in America.

  • Safe Routes to School National Partnership

    http://saferoutespartnership.org/

    Safe Routes to School National Partnership is a network of organizations, government agencies and professional groups working to advance safe walking and bicycling to and from schools, and in daily life, to improve the health and well-being of America’s children and to foster the creation of livable, sustainable communities.

  • School Nutrition Association

    http://www.schoolnutrition.org/

    This organization is comprised of over 55,000 professionals in school nutrition. It is dedicated exclusively to enhancing children's health and well-being through school meals and sound nutrition education.

  • SHAPE America

    http://www.shapeamerica.org

    SHAPE America is the largest organization of professionals involved in physical education, physical activity, dance, school health and sport—all specialties related to achieving an active, healthy lifestyle. Its mission is to advance professional practice and promote research related to health and physical education, physical activity, dance and sport by providing its members with a comprehensive and coordinated array of resources, support and programs to help practitioners improve their skills to further the health and well-being of the American public.

  • Share Our Strength

    http://www.nokidhungry.org/?gclid=CMOm5rinicECFQQQ7AodFzcAtg

    Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry campaign is ending child hunger in America by ensuring all children get the healthy food they need, every day.

  • Society for Nutrition Education & Behavior

    http://www.sneb.org/

    The Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior (SNEB) represents the unique professional interests of nutrition educators in the United States and worldwide. SNEB is dedicated to promoting effective nutrition education and healthy behavior through research, policy and practice and has a vision of healthy communities, food systems and behaviors.

  • United States Department of Agriculture

    http://www.usda.gov

    The USDA joined the Fuel Up to Play 60 program in 2010 to assist with providing resources and outreach – maximizing the long-term impact of the program.

     

  • U.S. Department of Education

    http://www.ed.gov/

    The U.S. Department of Education's mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access.