Partners & Collaborators

The focus of our partners and collaborators is creating healthier individuals and communities. We congratulate these groups on their outstanding commitment.

We strive to connect with these wellness advocates and partners to collaborate and share their great work and, where-ever possible, engage in collaboration and cross-promotion.

Partners & Collaborators
Action for Healthy Kids
Afterschool Alliance
Alliance for a Healthier Generation
Allrecipes
American Academy of Family Physicians
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
American Association for Health Education
American Association of School Administrators
American Cancer Society
American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
American College of Sports Medicine
American Community Gardening Association
American Diabetes Association
American Dietetic Association
American Federation of Teachers
American Heart Association
American Hiking Society
Balanced Bodies International
BrainPOP
Brian Mac Sports Coach
Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Adolescent School Health
Department of Health and Human Services
Epicurious
Everyday Tai-Chi
Farmers’ Legal Action Group
Geocaching
Great Kids, Inc.
Growing Power, Inc
Health Resources and Services Administration
HealthTeacher.com
Hope Health
KaBOOM!
Kids Health
Liberty Mutual, Responsible Sports
Local Harvest
Meals Matters
Mom’s Guide To Sports
National Cancer Institute
National Center for Physical Activity and Outdoor Play
National Dairy Council
National Gardening Association
National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute
National Wildlife Federation
Playworks
Positive Coaching Alliance
Spark
Teaching Minute
The Figureheads, Inc
United States Department of Agriculture
United States Department of Agriculture, Food & Nutrition Services
University of Michigan, Health Management Research Center
US Department of Health & Human Services
US Food & Drug Administration
US Forest Service
Washington Dairy Council
Weekend Gardener
WELCOA
Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
Yoga Basics
American Heart Association
American Public Health Association
American School Health Association
America’s Promise Alliance
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
Association of School Business Officials International
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
Association of State and Territorial Public Health Nutrition Directors
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, DASH
Council of Chief State School Officers
Directors of Health Promotion and Education
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
Family, Career & Community Leaders of America
Food Research and Action Center
Health Occupation Students of America
National After-School Association
National Assembly on School-Based Health Care
National Association for Sport and Physical Education
National Association of Chronic Disease Directors
National Association of Elementary School Principals
National Association of Health Education Centers
National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
National Association of Secondary School Principals
National Association of State Boards of Education
National Association of Student Councils
National Coalition for Parent Involvement in Education
National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity
National Dairy Council
National Education Association – Health Information Network
National Farm to School Network
National Middle School Association
National Organizations for Youth Safety
National Parent Teacher Association
National School Boards Association
National School Boards Association
President’s Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition
Prevent Cancer Foundation
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Safe Routes to School National Partnership
School Nutrition Association
Society for Nutrition Education
Society for Public Health Education
Society of State Directors of Health, Physical Education and Recreation
Team-Up For Youth
U.S. Department of Education/Office of Safe and Drug-free Schools
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
USDA Food and Nutrition Service
Whole Grains Council

“The direct and indirect costs of obesity, including medical costs and lost worker productivity, amount to more than $117 billion each year.”
Source: “Physical Activity and Health: A Report of the Surgeon General,” U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.