The Importance of Peer Influence and My HealthMPowers Experience
By: Citly MojicaPictured: Citly Mojica (left) with Dr. Dana Griffith, HealthMPowers Executive Program Director This blog is the culmination of a collaboration between HealthMPowers and McClure Health…
My Path To Success
By: Adolfo RuizRecently, I partnered with HealthMPowers to work on a research paper on the power of peer influence. I was brought on as an intern to help with a literature review, and to contribute my insight and experiences as a peer leader of this generation.
Youth Empowerment, Farm to School Provide Foundation for Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta Healthy Transformation
By: Myeisha CogginsWhile the formal multi-year partnership between the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta and HealthMPowers ends this year, the relationship and drive to sustain and build upon the vibrant and thriving culture of wellness continues.
Power Up For 30: Why You Should Join the Movement to Get Kids Moving
By: Sequoya Howard"Power Up For 30 opened my eyes to a world of endless possibilities and opportunities where the concept of physical activity didn’t just conjure up images of sports or working out in a gym, but something that is universal to everyone in every phase of life."
More Than A Dream
By: Kristy BondWe couldn’t think of a more appropriate way to honor Dr. King than by giving an update on our continued diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) work. The HealthMPowers team is actively working to lift up and build upon his legacy.
McClure Health Science High School
By: HealthMPowersMcClure Health Science High School students are guided by the motto: Awaken the wonder.
Focusing on what works: SNAP-Ed Shows Positive Impact among Georgia’s Low-Income Families
By: Jennifer L. OwensOne of the core program initiatives at HealthMPowers, SNAP-Ed, was recently highlighted in a new study published in the Journal of Nutritional Science, pointing to the program’s effectiveness.
Recipe: Apple Raisin Grahams
By: HealthMPowersDustin shows us how to make Apple Raisin Grahams! This is great as a snack, part of a meal or dessert.
By: Kristy BondWe are fully committed to making meaningful, impactful change—and we understand that it begins with us.
Meet Forrest Ann!
By: Kristy BondSay HELLO! to Forrest Ann Anderson, a self-proclaimed “health nerd,” from Georgia who’s been with HealthMPowers for two months as an Elementary Health Educator.
Out of School Time 2020 Spring Planting
By: Caroline SchickThe Out of School Time (OST) team was very busy at the end of April, helping to harvest winter plants and planting for spring and summer at our Boys & Girls Club sites.
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