Mission & Vision


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Vision

To address obesity by establishing healthy eating and physical activity behaviors in young children.


Mission

Promoting healthy eating and physical activity behaviors in young children through awareness and education in preschool and family childcare settings.

Eating and physical activity habits are established during the preschool years. Support from teachers and parents help children develop healthy habits that will have a positive, lifelong impact on their health.

Preschool is when kids begin to develop lifelong habits- for better or worse. The Food Friends are exciting in-school and at-home programs that get even the pickiest eaters to try new foods and make a mighty moved towards getting kids up and active! The Food Friends makes eating and being physically active fun for kids ages 3 to 5 years.