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New Healthy Policy: Bike Concord

In this new series, we will feature organizations that have recently passed healthy policies through our Pledge the Practice, Pass the Policy program. Before we get started, we’d like to recognize all of our partners who have passed healthy policies so far in 2016: Richmond Main Street – Tap Water Promotion Policy Pogo Park –  Healthy Food and Beverage Policy Bike Continue reading

Partner Spotlight: Mt. Diablo CARES Afterschool Program

Partner Spotlight: Mt. Diablo CARES Afterschool Program

Thanks to a new healthy policy passed by a Mt. Diablo Unified School district’s Afterschool Program, over 275 kindergarteners across Central and East Contra Costa County are ensured quality opportunities for healthy eating and active play. This past fall, Mt. Diablo CARES (Collaborative for Academics Recreation and Enrichment for Students) adopted a comprehensive wellness policy Continue reading

Monument Crisis Center is first to “Pass the Policy”

Monument Crisis Center staff shown with a new water cooler, funded by a HAB45 mini grant! When Healthy and Active Before 5 announced our policy agenda to promote  environmental change within local organizations, Monument Crisis Center was the first of our Leadership Council members to jump aboard. Monument Crisis Center is a community organization that Continue reading