Learn About Our Cause

Childhood obesity is a national epidemic. Nearly 1 in 3 children (ages 2-19) in the United States is overweight or obese, putting them at risk for serious health problems. As parents, caregivers, brothers and sisters, leaders in schools, communities and healthcare, we can work together to create a nation where the healthy choice is the easy choice. Learn the facts, our approach to solving this epidemic and how you can help be a part of the change.

Get Informed

What is obesity and why is it so prevalent in our current generation?  Learn the facts and reasons why individuals and organizations around the nation are taking action.

START LEARNING THE FACTS

In Your State

How is obesity affecting your state and what is being done to support the health and wellness of your kids in the places they spend their time?

Find Your State

Our Approach

Learn about the many ways we are working to support childhood health through education, engagement, and partnerships. 

TAKE A LOOK AT WHAT WE'RE DOING

Wellness Stories

The road to healthy living is filled with both victories and struggles. Read the stories of children and families working to create a healthier future for the next generation.

EXPLORE WELLNESS STORIES

Your Cause

Childhood health affects every community around the nation. You can be a champion for the youth in your area in a way that makes sense to you and fits your commitment level.

Get Involved


Your Family

Every family is unique. We all have different skills to offer and different needs to be considered. Learn how you can use the resources you have to create healthier lifestyles for your family.

Live Healthier

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