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  • Action for Healthy Kids

    A public-private partnership of more than 50 national organizations and government agencies representing education, health, fitness and nutrition, Action for Healthy Kids addresses the epidemic of overweight, sedentary, and undernourished youth by focusing on changes in schools.

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    The Food & Allergy Anaphylaxis Network

    FAAN is now the most trusted source of information, programs, and resources related to food allergy and anaphylaxis. Its membership now stands at approximately 22,000 worldwide and includes families, dietitians, nurses, physicians, school staff, and representatives from government agencies and the food and pharmaceutical industries. FAAN serves as the communication link between the patient and others.

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    California Department of Education

    Our primary goal is to create a dynamic, world-class education system that equips all students with the knowledge and skills to excel in college and careers, and excel as parents and citizens.

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    California Healthy Kids

    The California Healthy Kids Resource Center (CHKRC) maintains a comprehensive collection of health education materials for use by teachers, administrators, university faculty, LEA staff and other professionals who work with preschool through 12th grade students inschool settings and after-school programs.

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    California School Nutrition Association

    The mission of the California School Nutrition Association, as a powerful voice for all involved in school nutrition programs, is to provide a forum for personal and professional development by offering innovative educational programs, supporting legislative efforts, and promoting community awareness for the purpose of improving the well-being of California’s children.

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    ChooseMyPlate.org

    MyPlate replaces MyPyramid to provide a visual guide for proportions of food to eat from each food group for optimal health. The key messages introduced with Choose My Plate include make half your plate fruits and vegetables, make at least half your grains whole grains, vary your protein choices, cut back on foods high in solid fats, added sugars and salt and eat the right amount of calories for you.

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    Dairy Council of California

    Since 1919, Dairy Council of California has been an innovator in nutrition education. The Dairy Council of California's vision driving our efforts into the 21st century is to be recognized as the premier nutrition education organization and as a catalyst for expanding the acceptance of dairy's health assets. Our mission is to advance the benefits of dairy foods as part of optimal health that best meet the needs of our customers through innovative learning programs, research and communications. 

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    Stay Fit Eat Right

    Stay fit. Eat right. Looking good, California! is sponsored by the California School Nutrition Association. An association is like a club of people who work together toward a goal. The members of our association are the people who are responsible for your school meals and our goal is to provide you with safe, nutritious food at school. We have more than 2,000 members in California.