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Humana Foundation Grants New Orleans Catch Project
August 10, 2016  | By CATCH Global Foundation

The CATCH Global Foundation and Jefferson Parish Schools will help increase physical activity and healthy eating, reduce childhood obesity and promote healthy school and community environments among 4,200 kindergarten through fifth-grade students under an $80,000 charitable grant provided by the […]

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2016 Health Fair in Missoula, MT!
June 9, 2016  | By CATCH Global Foundation

Our friends in Missoula, MT just completed their 2016 CATCH Health Fair. Close to 800 kids and 45 volunteers in two days! Check out these awesome photos from this big event in a city with a truly Coordinated Approach To […]

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Looking back on first school year in Guymon, OK
May 16, 2016  | By CATCH Global Foundation

We’re excited to celebrate and highlight Guymon Junior High school and the sensational work the administration and teachers are doing to implement the CATCH curriculum in Guymon, Oklahoma. In their final week of the school year, we recognize there’s a lot […]

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Ysleta ISD (El Paso, TX) preliminary results are in!
March 31, 2016  | By CATCH Global Foundation

In August of 2015, CATCH Global Foundation partnered with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas to bring CATCH to 14 schools and 7500 students in El Paso, TX’s Ysleta Independent School District. The program, set to expand to 18,500 students […]

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National Nutrition Month Updates – Nutrition Education in Schools
March 31, 2016  | By CATCH Global Foundation

CATCH’s Cuenca, Ecuador Liason Rose Jennings writes again on her experience in Ecuador, this time with a nutrition focus for National Nutrition Month! Although Ecuador does not celebrate National Nutrition Month as we do in the United States, I am […]

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National Nutrition Month: The Importance of Breakfast!
March 24, 2016  | By CATCH Global Foundation

March is National Nutrition Month! To celebrate, we’ve invited our friends at Action for Healthy Kids to share some information on nutrition with us. The following comes from Ellen Dillon, Regional Field Manager with AHK.  “Breakfast is the most important […]

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Updated Guides: How CATCH Aligns with Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills
February 2, 2016  | By CATCH Global Foundation

We’ve added a new section to our resource library just for Texas schools to see how CATCH aligns to TEKS. Visit the library, or see below for updates on CATCH in Texas! CATCH K-5 PE Alignment CATCH 6-8 PE Alignment […]

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Detroit YMCAS to Implement CATCH Kids Club – After School Program Curriculum
October 13, 2015  | By CATCH Global Foundation

Project brings scientifically proven physical activity and nutrition education to 1,200 children in an area where youth overweight and obesity are 39% higher than the rest of the country. The YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit today announced that it will collaborate […]

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New Jersey’s “Healthy U” Program brings CATCH to 9 new preschools
May 6, 2015  | By CATCH Global Foundation

The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey and the New Jersey State YMCA Alliance continue to make an impact with their “Healthy U” program. This month they will kick off CATCH for nine new preschools. Learn more about it from the […]

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All Texas YMCA Sites to Have Access to CATCH
December 18, 2014  | By CATCH Global Foundation

AUSTIN, Texas—December 18, 2014 – The CATCH Global Foundation and the Texas State Alliance of YMCAs today announced a collaboration to bring the evidence-based CATCH child health program to all of the YMCA sites in Texas that don’t already use […]

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