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Category Archive: What’s Happening! Activities & Information

Jun 29

Healthcare Champions Awards

On December 16, 2013 The Fulton DeKalb Hospital Authority presented their 2013 Health Summit and Healthcare Champions Awards. These awards recognized outstanding commitment to the delivery of quality healthcare, research, advocacy, and education within the Atlanta community. C.H.O.I.C.E.S. was given the Impact Upon Youth Award! During the dinner, honorees were given the opportunity to share …

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Mar 17

The First Lady Delivers Keynote Address at the Partnership for a Healthier America Summit March 14, 2014

03/14/2014 07:20 PM EDT


Posted by:  Elyse Cohen, Deputy Director, Let’s Move!


Today, First Lady Michelle Obama delivered the keynote address to more than 900 participants at the two day Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA) “Building a Healthier Future” Summit.  The Summit brought together members of the public, private, and …

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Feb 25

I Bet You Can!

By Marcia McCoy – C.H.O.I.C.E.S. Program Development Coordinator

Today was a great day to be with CHOICES!  I had the opportunity to go on a grocery tour with Cooking Matter’s Mrs. Marcia Rafig and friends.

When I arrived at the Kroger in Marietta, GA, I thought Cooking Matters was going to just …

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Aug 28

Benefits to Exercise

Exercise is important and the benefits of a daily exercise routine far outweigh the reasons to not have one. Exercising has been proven to control weight and reduce health conditions such as diabetes and high blood pressure. It can also be fun. But, did you know exercise increases stamina, boosts energy levels, and lessens the …

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Jun 19

Off To A Great Start With Camp Divas

Chef Ashley & Campers Monday

Camp Divas kicked off Monday with a bang. Usually the girls are shy at first and it takes a bit of time to get comfortable and relax. Not Monday.  We started off decorating journaling notebooks and then gathered into a big circle to talk with Miss Universe Jamaica 2012, Chantal Zaky. She was fantastic chatting with campers about their …

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