NABEF BACKS ‘LET’S MOVE’ INITIATIVE TO END CHILDHOOD OBESITY
— NAB Board of Directors approves resolution to fight childhood obesity in the U.S. —
WASHINGTON, DC — The National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation announced today that it will launch a nationwide program designed to address issues related to the rise in childhood obesity. The initiative is supported by the National Association of Broadcasters Joint Board of Directors, which unanimously approved a resolution regarding broadcasters’ efforts to fight childhood obesity in the U.S. during the group’s June meetings:
“Be it resolved that in recognition of growing concerns about childhood obesity and the potential impact on our nation’s healthcare and wellness of children; the NAB Board of Directors and by extension its member local stations and networks agree to support First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” childhood obesity initiative.