The Eat Smart, Move More Movement

Eat Smart, Move More NC is a statewide movement promoting opportunities for healthy eating and physical activity wherever people live, learn, earn, play, and pray.

Our Cause

Welcome to Eat Smart, Move More North Carolina, a statewide movement that promotes increased opportunities for healthy eating and physical activity wherever people live, learn, earn, play and pray.

Eat Smart, Move More North Carolina is guided by the work of the Eat Smart, Move More Members, a multi-disciplinary team composed of statewide partners working together to increase opportunities for healthy eating and physical activity.

Vision

A North Carolina where healthy eating and active living are the norm, rather than the exception.

Mission

To reverse the rising tide of obesity and chronic disease among North Carolinians by helping them to eat smart, move more and achieve a healthy weight.

Our Plan

North Carolina’s Plan to Address Overweight and Obesity is a guide of evidence-informed or evidence-based strategies for anyone working in the area of overweight and obesity prevention. The Plan is designed to steer the efforts of those working as part of the Eat Smart, Move More movement to make healthy eating and physical activity the easy choice for all North Carolinians.

Click here to read the Overweight and Obesity in North Carolina: 2020 Update.

North Carolina's Plan to Address Overweight and Obesity

Who We Are

Eat Smart, Move More members work to make it easier for North Carolinians to promote opportunities for healthy eating and physical activity wherever people live, learn, earn, play, and pray. Their efforts are guided by North Carolina’s Plan to Address Overweight and Obesity in an effort to balance how we eat, drink, and move.

Eat Smart, Move More NC operates under a set of bylaws, organizational structure, policies and procedures.The organizational structure includes an Executive Committee and ad hoc committees that are established as needed. The Executive Committee provides guidance to the Eat Smart, Move More NC members.

Join Us

Membership is open to any individual and any North Carolina-based organization whose mission is aligned with the mission of Eat Smart, Move More North Carolina. Membership is free. Click on the appropriate link below to complete the membership application.

Contact Us

To learn more about Eat Smart, Move More North Carolina, contact the Eat Smart, Move More North Carolina Coordinator at info@EatSmartMoveMoreNC.com.