Archived Success Stories


May 19, 2009 How a local school principal challenged students to eat well and exercise.

April 28, 2009 How the Tutoring, Resources and Educational Consulting (TRAC) Enrichment Centers After-School Program serves young people in kindergarten through fifth grade.

April 21, 2009 How staff training can motivate and engage after-school program staff in providing fun, age and developmentally appropriate physical activity.

April 21, 2009 How the Brentwood Boys and Girls Club increased physical activity among their participants by providing a 15-minute invigorator everyday.

February 19, 2009 How Covenant Community Garden in Fuquay-Varina, NC is creating community, growing fresh produce, and saving the environment!

February 6, 2009 How children enrolled in Public Schools of Robeson County R.E.A.C.H.-ed to eat smart and move more.

February 6, 2009 Bladen County is reducing rates of Type II Diabetes in youth by eating smart and moving more everyday.

December 18, 2008 How child care food service professionals learned how to prepare nutritious and delicious meals.

December 16, 2008 Robeson County School System joined nearly three million walkers around the world to celebrate the second annual International Walk to School Day.

November 3, 2008 How Henderson County made it easier for public school employees to move more.

November 3, 2008 How Wayne County established a mini mobile farmer's market for their employees, clients and residents

August 14, 2008 Farmers Market Poster Contest

August 11, 2008 Local elementary school students get excited about healthy eating habits!

August 11, 2008 How New Hanover County encouraged residents to eat smarter.

August 6, 2008 How schools in Iredell County got kids jumping.

August 6, 2008 Families Curriculum Illustrates Healthy Eating for Adults with Developmental Disabilities

August 5, 2008 How Mecklenburg county is improving the health of preschoolers

July 29, 2008 How Henderson County employees are eating smart and moving more.

July 29, 2008 How Alexander Central High School challenged their faculty to Eat Smart and Move More.

July 29, 2008 How Guilford County residents are eating well close to home.

July 14, 2008Move More Scholars Institute: a four day training course for community based physical activity professionals.

July 14, 2008 How the North Carolina Division of Public Health, Physical Activity and Nutrition Branch created a four day training course for community based physical activity professionals.

June 23, 2008 How local school children are taking 10 and getting energized!

June 23, 2008 How the county High School creates a fitness trail for their community.

June 23, 2008 How a program in Macon County has seniors with arthritis moving more.

May 13, 2008 How a local community enhanced and promoted a walking trail to get families moving more.

May 072008- How a North Carolina based African American Church increased physical activity and healthy eating by its congregation.

May 02, 2008 How the students and staff at a community college in western North Carolina expanded an existing nature trail into a walking trail for the benefit of the entire community.

April 29, 2008 How a local community gets moving by creating county connections.

April 23, 2008 How a Raleigh downtown worksite wellness committee created a walking map for the nearby area.

April 07, 2008 A Maintain Don't Gain Holiday Challenge for the employees in the Family Medicine Division of the Brody School of Medicine

April 04, 2008 Arthritis Pain Reliever for Lincoln County Seniors

March 28, 2008 How a local community turned a vacant lot into a community asset.

March 28, 2008 How local artists helped West Jefferson move more.


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