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HEALTHY LIFESTYLE NETWORK
March 22, 2010

Healthy Lifestyle Network, Inc has recently expanded their efforts to help the children of Port Antonio, Jamaica by launching a four prong program. They are: a) A Reading Program- we provide books to encourage reading. b) Michael Jackson Environmental Program- teaching children how to take care of the environment by planting trees, flowers and vegetables. Participating in an anti-litter campaign for land and sea. c) Nutrition- healthy eating program, eating the vegetables they planted. d) Physical Activity- Soccer Program The Shelton Project is providing assistance to nine Infant and Basic Schools.

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I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

The many particpants of the Community Health Day with reduced Hgb A1c numbers, and with better understanding of their carbohydrate intake.

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If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

More feedback

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

Seeing the delight of the participants of the Healthy Lifestyle Jamboree, the Community Health Day and the Shelton Project.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Wonderful

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Build Libraries for the Infant and Basic Schools. Purchase soccer uniforms and equipment for the nine schools.

Ways to make it better...

We had more funding to purchase supplies.

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

Finding funds to support the programs

One thing I'd also say is that...

The participants are all so wonderful and grateful for our contribution.

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

MY ROLE:
Board Member & Organize the Four Prong Program for the Shelton Project. Secured assistance to teach the children how to garden. In process of organizing book donations for Read Across Jamaica.

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