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How is it already September? At C.H.O.I.C.E.S, we love what we do and we run on high speed all of the time so days pass quickly around here.
September 1st kicks off National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month and we’ll put extra effort into raising awareness every day in September because, as you know, we think its super important.
Follow along on Facebook and Twitter. We’re planning to post recipes, fitness tips, important statistics, C.H.O.I.C.E.S. activities and our community partner activities.
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Aug. 25, 2015
Contact: Mike Holmes
Phone: (404) 413-4033
Georgia State Football Partnering with C.H.O.I.C.E.S to Tackle Childhood Obesity
ATLANTA – For the second straight year, Georgia State football will partner with The Center Helping Obesity In Children End Successfully (C.H.O.I.C.E.S) as a part of Childhood Obesity Awareness Day in Georgia on Sept. 26.
Members of the football team will join the organization at the GSU Football Practice Complex for an afternoon of activities to help battle childhood obesity. The event will take place from noon-2 p.m.
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What is GA Gives Day?
Have you ever been part of a flashmob? Here is your chance! Give during Georgia Gives Day on November 13th and join others in a state-wide “flashmob of giving” to help Georgia nonprofits raise as much money as possible in a 24-hour period.
Formed in year 2002, the Center Helping Obesity In Children End Successfully, Inc (C.H.O.I.C.E.S.) aims to provide a safe, supportive environment for at-risk and clinically diagnosed obese children through collaborative partnerships with fitness trainers, physical and psychological health professionals, motivational speakers and dietitians. In year 2015, we will engage with 300 children and 600 adults on a consistent, weekly basis through our Sisters in the L.I.T.E. and Cooking Classes. We will also provide simple nutrition education, physical activity and better health awareness to at least 2,000 attendees at our community wide, Let’s Move! Atlanta Expo and Let’s Move! DeKalb Expo.
Here’s a link to our donation page: https://www.gagivesday.org/c/GGD/a/choicesforkids
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