Let's Move Initiative

Let’s Move is an initiative of the Office of the First Lady, Michelle Obama, designed to solve the issue of childhood obesity within a generation and involves parents and families in order to get kids more active and eating healthier foods. The website includes resources for parents, community leaders, schools and health care professionals to begin to address the nations childhood obesity epidemic.

http://www.letsmove.gov/

Office of Faith Based Initiatives

The USDA Office of Faith Based Initiatives and the Let's Move Faith and Communities websites provides resources, tools and fact-sheets on  community gardens for faith-based organizations and those working with faith-based groups.

http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome?navid=FBCI

http://www.hhs.gov/partnerships/letsmove/

 

Let’s Move Toolkit for Cities and Towns

Released in March 2011, the First Lady’s Let’s Move campaign encourages local officials to use the Let’s Move Cities and Towns “Toolkit for Local Officials,” which provides tools to launch a Let’s Move campaign in your own city, relevant federal officials’ contact information, links to webinars and other resources and opportunities to learn more about the program.

http://www.hhs.gov/intergovernmental/letsmove/lets_move_cities_and_towns_toolkit_for_local_officials.pdf