Healthy Latino Families: A Nutrition/Exercise Program to Reduce Obesity
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3rd Funding Cycle Impact Award
Project Start Date: July 1, 2007
Project End Date: June 30, 2010
Original Award Amount: $450,000
Adjusted Award Amount: $395,414*
Project Goal Statement: This program will modify the middle school meal program to be healthier and infuse more physical activity and targeted health education messages into the curriculum. A family-based early evening education program will help children and parents incorporate these changes into their lives.
*In 2009 award amounts, based on the remaining budget, were adjusted to reflect the decline in endowment asset value due to the downturn in the economy.