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Model School Wellness Policies
Supporting Organizations

The following organizations assisted with or supported the development of these model policies:

Action for Healthy Kids of Illinois

Advocacy Institute

Advocates for Better Children's Diets

American Cancer Society

American Dental Association

American Diabetes Association

American Dietetic Association

American Public Health Association

American School Health Association

American Society of Bariatric Physicians

Association of State and Territorial Public Health Nutrition Directors

Be Active New York State

California Center for Public Health Advocacy

California Food Policy Advocates

Center for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health

Center for Informed Food Choices

Center for Science in the Public Interest

Chronic Disease Directors

Community Food Security Coalition

Community Health Partnership (OR)

Council of Chief State School Officers

Elyria City Health District (OH)

Fitness Forward Foundation

The Food Trust (PA)

George Washington Cancer Institute

Harvard Prevention Research Center

Harvard School of Public Health, Partnerships for Children's Health

Healthy Schools Campaign

Howard University Cancer Center

Hunter College in the City University of New York, Program in Urban Public Health

Institute for America's Health

I4 Learning

Kids First

Louisiana Public Health Institute

Muskegon Community Health Project (MI)

National Association for Health and Fitness

National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE)

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE)

National Center for Bicycling and Walking

National Education Association -- Health Information Network

National PTA

National Research Center for Women and Families

National School Boards Association (NSBA)

New York State Department of Health

New York State Nutrition Council

North Dakota Dietetic Association

Parents' Action for Children


Prevention Institute

Produce for Better Health Foundation

Produce Marketing Association

Samuels and Associates

Society for Nutrition Education



Stark County Health Department (OH)

Step Together New Orleans
Administered by Louisiana Public Health Institute in partnership with the City of New Orleans

United Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Association

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Public Health

U.S. Water Fitness Association

Women's Sports Foundation

Young People's Healthy Heart Program at Mercy Hospital (ND)

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