SA! Take Action Speak Up for Active Latino Kids!

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Bad news: Latino kids and teens don’t get enough of physical activity, which is critical for a healthy weight and proper physical and mental growth and development.

Good news: You have an amazing opportunity to speak up for active youth!

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SA! Take Action Why YOU should become a Salud Leader today!

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Salud America!, a Latino childhood obesity prevention network, is recruiting Salud Leaders to join a national movement to start and support healthy changes in communities and schools.

Salud Leaders are parents, school officials, academics, and community leaders who drive healthy changes—unlocking playgrounds for use after school hours, pushing for healthier food options at corner stores, starting farmers markets, removing sugary drinks from daycares, and more!

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Salud America! is a national online network of researchers, community group leaders, decision-makers, and members of the public working together to support healthy policy and environmental changes that can help reverse obesity among Latino children.

The network, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is a project of the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio.

Policies, comments, external links, and contributed stories and images are not affiliated with Salud America!, RWJF, or The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, nor do they necessarily reflect the views of or endorsement by these organizations.

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