JCC Nutrition - Childhood Obesity
Aired February 16, 2014
Nicki Harris, J. Ira & Nicki Harris Family Foundation and Marsha Moskowitz, Marsha and Bruce Moskowitz Family Foundation talk about the 3 year grant each family gave to the Mandel JCCs to study childhood obesity.
The grant is to promote the JCCs of Palm Beach County as a model for other centers national wide to teach and instill healthy eating in children and adults.
Shawn McDougall, Assistant Executive Director of The Mandell JCC in Boynton Beach is in charge of the grants.
Barbara and Susan visit the garden at the Mandel JCC in Palm Beach Gardens with the children and Chef Rico, Program Consultant. They return to the kitchen to make a smoothie with what they harvested.