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An initiative sponsored by FAME Corporation, Let’s Move is a supportive arm of First Lady Michelle Obama’s nationwide campaign to fight childhood obesity and raise healthier children across America Through the Let’s Move initiative, we focus on providing a comprehensive, collaborative, community-based campaigns to assist children, youth, and their families in making effective choices in the areas of nutrition, physical activity and healthier lifestyles. As part of the Let’s Move program, FAME Corporation sponsors and promotes strategic events, conferences, and collaborate meetings that spread the message to raise an active and healthier generation.

Did You Know?…

  • Today, one in three children is overweight and one in six is obese.
  • One-third of all children born in 2000 or later will suffer from diabetes in their lives.
  • This is the first generation of American kids whose life expectancy is less than their parents.
  • We eat 31% more calories than 40 years ago, including 56% more fats and 14% more sugars.
  • The average American child spends more than 7.5 hours per day watching TV and movies, using cell phones and computers for entertainment, and playing video games.

 
fameLogoSmall2FAME is dedicated to solving the challenge of childhood obesity within a generation, so that children born today will grow up healthier and able to pursue their dreams. Our Let’s Move! Initiative is about putting children on the path to a healthy future during their earliest months and years. Giving parents helpful information and fostering environments that support healthy choices. Providing healthier foods in our schools, ensuring that every family has access to healthy, affordable food. And, helping kids become more physically active.
A health crisis is threatening America’s youth. The good news is, together we can fix the problem! Curing childhood obesity is all about helping our kids eat healthier and be more active. Through the Let’s Move! initiative we can engage at every level to make sure families, schools and communities have the simple tools they need to make sure our kids are making better choices and leading healthier lives. Parents and caregivers play a key role in making healthy choices for children and teaching kids to make healthy choices for themselves. But in today’s busy world, this isn’t always easy. Let’s Move! gives families the tools, information and support they need to instill healthy habits that will last a lifetime.

FAME Corporations is a non-profit 501(c)(3). FAME was founded in 1992 and has long been a strong voice in the community advocating for and serving the populations of Los Angeles County.  FAME supports economic development through programs dedicated to improving the economic livelihood and the quality of life for families and individuals in the communities we serve. Today, FAME serves over 1,000,000 people annually through our diverse portfolio of programs and services.


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