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Fun With Fruits and Veggies on Flathead Reservation

November 2014

IN THIS ISSUE: As we’ve mentioned in previous articles, diabetes and obesity are major problems in Native American communities. In honor of Native American Heritage Month, we’re featuring several of our very own Leaders who are working to help Native American children become healthier.

We recently heard from a Leader who is in her first year of a program called FoodCorps―a “nationwide team of AmeriCorps leaders who connect kids to real food and help them grow up healthy.” Olivia DeJohn works with two school districts on the Flathead Reservation in western Montana. Read more about Olivia and her work here

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