boy on ropesThe latest in our regular roundups of healthy eating and physical activity news from HOST members and others.

  • Afterschool Alliance suggests "3 ways to team up" for healthy schools during Lights On Afterschool, their upcoming national event celebrating afterschool programs.
  • It's Time Texas is kicking off its 2nd annual Texas Walks campaign, a way for Texans to rally family, friends, and colleagues to walk in support of a healthy lifestyle and healthier state.
  • Alliance for a Healthier Generation gives us a few resources to help meet guidelines for the new Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) meal pattern that went into effect October 1.
  • Salud America! is offering Water Bottle Fountain Action Packs with Coaching to help schools get Water Bottle Fountains, giving students access to safe and environmentally friendly drinking water during the school day!