Northeast Organic Farm Association of Vermont (NOFA) The Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont is a nonprofit association of farmers, gardeners, and consumers working to promote an economically viable and ecologically sound Vermont food system for the benefit of current and future generations.
Vermont Food Education Every Day (VTFEED) is a Farm to School program run as a partnership of three Vermont non-profit organizations: Food Works at Two Rivers Center, Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (NOFA-VT), and Shelburne Farms. NOFA-VT’s role in this partnership focuses on school food by connecting kitchen managers with local farmers, helping farmers make the connection with schools, training school food service personnel about how to use fresh and local foods, and teaching school staff how to introduce new foods to students.
Vermont Campaign to End Childhood Hunger The mission of the Vermont Campaign to End Childhood Hunger is to end the injustice of hunger and malnutrition for all Vermonters. Visit their website to learn more about the following programs:
The Fit & Healthy Vermonters Initiative focuses on prevention, with ways to increase physical activity and improve healthy eating for Vermonters of all ages. This initiative is aligned with, and builds upon the Blueprint for Health, Vermont’s initiative to address the burden of chronic diseases in our state.
Vermont Action for Healthy Kids Action for Healthy Kids is the nation's leading nonprofit and largest volunteer network fighting childhood obesity and undernourishment by partnering with schools to improve nutrition and physical activity to help our kids learn to eat right, be active every day, and be ready to learn.
Let's Move America's move to raise a healthier generation of kids.
American Academy of Pediatrics - Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Overweight and Obesity The purpose of this site is to bring awareness to the serious health problem of childhood overweight and obesity; empower pediatricians and families to take action in their homes, offices and communities to prevent childhood obesity; and to support pediatricians, families and community advocates in improving the health status of those children who are already overweight and obese.