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RELEASE: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center to Prevent Childhood Obesity joins steering committee of the Outdoors Alliance for Kids

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 20, 2011 Contact: Jacqueline Ostfeld; 202-821-8877; Jackie.Ostfeld@sierraclub.org   Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center to Prevent Childhood Obesity joins steering committee of the Outdoors Alliance for Kids Washington, DC– The Outdoors Alliance for Kids (OAK) today announced that the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center to Prevent Childhood Obesity has joined the fast-growing partnership to connect [...]

RELEASE: Moving Outdoors in Nature Act Will Support Strategies to Connect Kids with Nature

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Communications Contact:  Amanda Cooke, National Wildlife Federation, cookea@nwf.org or 703-438-6041 Moving Outdoors in Nature Act Will Support Strategies to Connect Kids with Nature Congressman Ron Kind (D – WI) Introduces Bill to Bolster Federal, State and Local Recreation and Health Initiatives WASHINGTON (November 18, 2010) — Congressman Ron Kind (D – WI) today introduced the Moving Outdoors [...]

RELEASE: Coalition Established to Connect Children and Families with the Great Outdoors

For Immediate Release: June 1, 2010 Contact: David Willett, 202-675-6698  Outdoors Alliance for Kids  Coalition Established to Connect Children and Families with the Great Outdoors First Lady’s Let’s Move campaign introduces outdoors component as organizations unite Las Vegas, NV—As First Lady Michelle Obama unveiled the Let’s Move OUTSIDE initiative today in Las Vegas, expanding her campaign [...]