The Boeing Center for Children's Wellness (The Lean Team)

          

Mission: Our mission is to reduce childhood Obesity in the State of S.C. by creating healthier school environments through innovative wellness initiatives.

In the News

Boeing Center for Children's Wellness 2013 Executive Summary

Our Statewide Efforts

Dr. Key joins Governor Nikki Haley, Director of DHEC Catherine Templeton and Director of DSS Lillian Koller to announce state efforts to reduce obesity rates in SC

SC Health Leaders Announce Plans to Tackle Obesity (pdf)

SCMA Childhood Obesity Task Force

DHEC Director Supports SCMA Childhood Obesity Efforts

New DHEC Chief Pledges to Zero In on Obesity

Articles

Educational Food Service Employees Receive Training                                                                              

Cooks get a culinary adventure

Boeing gives MUSC Children's Hospital $1 million 

Local team advances in cooking competition

Recipe for Confetti Soup a big hit in contest                                                                                            

Team sets out to improve schools’cafeteria choices                                                                                      

One Bite, One Step at a Time Download the PDF here                                                                         

Letter to the Editor regarding Lean Team in The Post and Courier

Bridge run gives grants to nonprofit groups to promote healthy lifestyles 

PBS/TV Videos

Channel 5 TV Spot

Dr. Janice Key - Childhood Obesity

Mary Joan Oexmann and Coleen Martin - The Lean Team

Janet Carter - Heart Health

Karen Warren - The 5-2-1-0 Campaign

Jennifer and Andrew Jamison, & Dr. Marjorie Turner - Bridge Walk Volunteer

Dirk Bedford - Mitchell Elementary School Principal

Kids Connection

MUSC Kids Connection

Newsletters                                                                                                                                              

Heart Month March 2009

Obesity February 2009

New Year's Resolutions January 2009

Calorie is King December, 2008

Gratitude,Attitude November 2008

Keeping Kids Lean, Keeping Kids Healthy October, 2008

Dietary Guidelines-Looking for Color September, 2008

School Lunches August, 2008

Stage Your Change June, 2008

See you on the Bridge  April,2008

Podcasts

Childhood Obesity: Addressing the Obesity Epidemic

Childhood Obesity: Basic Nutrition Principles

Childhood Obesity: Tips for a Healthier Family

 
 
 

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