Mom on a Mission Awards & Gala – Held: November 6, 2013
On Wednesday November 6th we held our 5th Annual Mom on a Mission Gala in Los Angeles. It was a beautiful evening and a seasonally festive celebration to honor our 2013 Mom on a Mission, Diana Reeves. Sasha Alexander, Healthy Child Celebrity Ambassador, spoke about her involvement with Healthy Child Healthy World, and introduced founder Nancy Chuda. Nancy then presented the Mom on a Mission Award to Diana Reeves. To see our video slideshows and event highlight video, click here.
Easy Steps to Healthier Schools Webinar – Held: Thursday, October 17, 2013
On Thursday, October 17th, Healthy Child held a webinar to discuss manageable tips and important guidance on the health-related and environmental issues that plague school and daycare environments. We discussed where problems hide, and feasible steps that you can take as a parent to stand up for your child’s health.
#Tips4HealthySchools Twitter Party: The ABCs of Healthier Schools & Daycares — Date: Thursday, September 19
Toxic substances lurk in everything from school lunches to nap mats, potentially harming kids at critical moments of development. Join Healthy Child Healthy World, Sarah Curl, Community Manager at Jamie Oliver Food Foundation (@Foodrev), Brittany Gelbach, Communications Coordinator at Grades of Green (@GradesofGreen), Randi Abrams-Caras, Senior Campaign Director at WA Toxics Coalition (@WA_Toxics), and Erika Schreder, Science Director of WA Toxics Coalition (WA_Toxics).
Easy Steps to Safer Foods Webinar — Held: Thursday, July 11, 2013
On Thursday, July 11, Healthy Child held a free “Easy Steps to Safer Foods” webinar so that parents had access to easy-to-digest, manageable tips on navigating the changing food industry, reading ingredient labels and handling child food allergies and intolerances.
#SAFERFOODS Twitter Party: Changing the Way Our Children Eat — Held: Thursday, June 20, 2013
In celebration of Healthy Child’s new Safer Foods Toolkit, we are rallying Catherine McCord of Weelicious (@weelicious) and Dawn Woollen (@FamDinner) to help guide parents on identifying foods of concern and kicking toxic eating habits to the curb. From the top foods to eliminate from your child’s favorite food vocabulary and some of the potential health implications, to teaching them healthier lifelong eating habits, this discussion will offer simple, easy tips to help eliminate mommy stresses.