The Statewide Pioneering Healthier Communities Network Coalition convened 21 stakeholder organizations from across North Carolina to agree upon a position statement that all organizations could endorse to make healthy food and drinks available at all youth sports functions – at practices and games, in concession stands and for fundraising.
To add your organization’s name to the list of endorsers,contact us to get a MS Word version of the Position Statement posted below that you can edit to add your organization’s name and logo. Once your governing body has endorsed the statement, send us an email, and we will add your organization to the list of endorsers.
This statement has been endorsed by the following organizations in North Carolina:
The following resources will help any youth sports organization support access to healthy food affiliated with youth sports and athletics.
FROM ADVOCATES FOR HEALTH IN ACTION IN WAKE COUNTY, NC
- Smart Snack Product Calculator
- Competitive Foods Guidelines Chart
- Model Concessions
- Alternative Fundraising Ideas
FROM THE NC RECREATION AND PARKS ASSOCIATION
FROM GOWAYNEGO! IN WAYNE COUNTY, NC