A Special MPBN Series Featuring Let’s Go! Director, Dr. Tory Rogers, MD
Our very own Dr. Tory Rogers was featured as part of a special week-long MPBN series about the connection between childhood obesity and poverty. Take a listen to the fascinating Maine Calling segment and read more from Dr. Rogers about how Maine schools are stepping up efforts to get kids to eat healthier foods.
The American Hospital Association Recognizes Let’s Go!
The American Hospital Association (AHA) recognized the Let’s Go! program as an innovative way to meet community needs. Each year, the AHA highlights hospital-based programs to showcase how hospitals are reaching beyond their walls to improve the health of their communities. For more information, visit: http://www.ahacommunityconnections.org/
Falmouth Elementary Shows Off Local, Healthy Lunch Menu
WMTW aired a short segment on how Maine schools are going above and beyond federal nutrition standards for school meals.
Franklin County’s Healthy Habits Draws Attention
The Morning Sentinel ran this feature about Franklin County’s success in prioritizing healthy eating and active living across 30 different locations.
2015 Annual Report
2015 was a year defined by partnership, new evidence, and widespread positive change. In our ninth annual report, we dig deep and highlight our evidence-based Strategies for Success, showing you why they are important and how they are changing environments and impacting healthy choices. We hope you’ll take a look inside and join in celebrating our successes in preventing childhood obesity!