Recognizing National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month


credit: Flickr

Every September, the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) promotes the celebration of National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month.

HHS offers programs and resources for all US citizens to maintain or improve their health. HHS works to combat childhood obesity and ensure that kids in America grow up to be healthy, fit and strong.


Read the Entire Article


Federal Programs Related to - Endocrine, Metabolic & Nutritional Diseases

Programs that support the prevention, treatment and cure of diseases and conditions that affect ductless glands. Addison's Diseases Programs; Dwarfism Programs; Thyroid Diseases Programs

Federal Programs Related to - Public, Society Benefit, General/Other

Programs that focus on promoting the effective functioning of government, public administration and public officials and support or provide services required for the effective functioning of society's infrastructure.

    Federal Programs Related to - Government & Public Administration

    Programs that are concerned with the effective functioning of government, including the administration of public agencies and the actions and decisions of public officials. Bankruptcy Programs; Election Regulation; Government Reform (+ Advocacy); Social Security Reform (+ Advocacy)




    Social Entrepreneurship
    Spotlight



    Energy Giants Go Public on Carbon Pollution Pricing Strategies

    Energy Giants Go Public on Carbon Pollution Pricing Strategies
    Some of the biggest public companies in the United States, including Wal-Mart, Walt Disney Co., Microsoft, have adopted carbon pollution pricing...



    Jobs in the Social Sector

      Social Services Jobs
      Human Services Jobs
      Executive Director Jobs
      Executive Director Jobs
      Foundation Related Jobs