First Lady Michelle Obama Joins The California Endowment to Announce Building Healthy Communities Initiative

April 15, 2010
Business Wire

BusinessWire - First Lady Michelle Obama today joined Robert K. Ross, MD, President & CEO of The California Endowment, one of the nation's largest health foundations, to discuss her Let's Move! campaign against childhood obesity and to announce The Endowment's Building Healthy Communities Initiative and its partnership with Let's Move!

The Endowment's Building Healthy Communities Initiative is a bold new 10-year program that's determined to transform the health of kids and families in 14 California communities. More than 250 people gathered at New Roots Community Farm in the City Heights neighborhood of San Diego to celebrate the announcement. City Heights is one of the 14 selected communities.

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