CHOICES & Georgia State University present the Panthers Tackling Childhood Obesity Field Day on September 24, 2016.
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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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We charged the football field at Georgia State University on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 12:00 – 2:00 pm for the “Panthers Tackling Childhood Obesity Field Day” with C.H.O.I.C.E.S.. There was fitness zones with team players from several Georgia State University sports. Children were from local Elementary Schools and Middle Schools had a great time. Admission for this fun obesity field day was free!
Got questions? Call us at 678.819.3663 or send an email to: info@ChoicesForKids.org
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On September 17, 2014, the Fulton County Board of Commissioners recognized C.H.O.I.C.E.S. for twelve years of outstanding service to overweight youth and their families. At the same time, the Fulton County Board of Commissioners proclaimed Saturday, September 27th, 2014 as “Childhood Obesity Awareness Day In Atlanta”. This day was a call to action not only for Fulton County, but for all of the communities that make of Metropolitan Atlanta. Join in the spirit of this day by doing a fitness activity or preparing a healthy meal at home.
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Have you felt emotionally tired, frustrated or even defeated? We have a remedy! C.H.O.I.C.E.S. Board Member, Malcolm Quillen has some thoughts and quotes that will keep you engaged, inspired and energize as you continue your journey to a happier and healthier life!
“Never complain about things you’ve never attempted to change. Be willing to bring about change or don’t complain.”
Malcolm Quillen, C.H.O.I.C.E.S. Board Member
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