USDA’s Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (CNPP) announces the translation from English into 18 additional languages of the popular guide ChooseMyPlate 10 Tips and the MyPlate icon. The Office of Minority Health and CNPP co-branded the translated tip sheet and are working together to promote them to ensure that individuals, nutrition and health professionals, and other community leaders have access to these helpful resources.
Children aged 8-12 are invited to join a parent or guardian in creating an original MyPlate-inspired recipe that is healthy, tasty, and affordable. Deadline is April 30, 2015.
Please join with us in raising public awareness about health and health care disparities that continue to affect racial and ethnic minorities and efforts to advance health equity.
Featured on the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health blog is an award-winning affordable housing complex designed around equity and social cohesion, demonstrating a new era of healthy design. The South Bronx's Via Verde neighborhood features an orchard, gardens, and grove of evergreens and community residents can come together.