CATCH in Ecuador: “Concerned to Support the Healthy Nutrition of our Students”

March 7, 2017

See below for a translated update from the Torremar community in Ecuador and their involvement with CATCH, including a photo gallery. (Original post in Spanish here.) “Several members of the Torremar community including teachers and a doctor received a nutrition training sponsored by … Read More

Oklahoma City Schools Commit to Making Students Healthier with CATCH Program

February 21, 2017

A grant from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma will support implementation of evidence-based school health program in nine OKCPS schools. AUSTIN – Nine Oklahoma City Public Schools (OKCPS) will begin implementing a program designed to help kids eat … Read More

CATCH in Oklahoma: Carnegie and Guymon Results!

February 20, 2017

In January of 2016, CATCH Global Foundation partnered with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma to bring CATCH to 2,200 students in Guymon and Carnegie Public Schools in rural Oklahoma. This initiative, the Western Oklahoma CATCH Coordinated School Health Initiative, aimed to increase physical activity and … Read More

UC CalFresh in Action! CATCH PE Training at Dogwood Elementary School, UCCE Imperial County

February 9, 2017

This blog post comes to us from the “UC CalFresh Weekly Update” published by our friends at University of California CalFresh Nutrition Education: “UC CalFresh Nutrition Educator, Paul Tabarez, has been working closely with teachers at Dogwood Elementary School in … Read More

Stick with your resolutions by stepping up to the Texas Community Challenge!

January 30, 2017

This week we’re happy to feature a guest blog from our friends over at IT’S TIME TEXAS, written by Caroline Fothergill: “When you were setting your New Year’s resolutions, you may have stumbled upon the grim fact that only eight percent of … Read More