StepUp4Kids Celebration and Fundraiser
StepUp4Kids Celebration and Fundraiser

Register now for the Healthy LifeStars Annual StepUp4Kids Celebration, Fundraiser, and Auction on November 18, 2020! It's a virtual affair this year with tons of fantastic auction items up for bid including trips, artwork, wine, sports tickets, gift cards, and one of a kind pieces you won't find anywhere else! All money raised at the StepUp4Kids Celebration goes towards supporting Healthy LifeStars’ national programs that help at-risk youth build healthy habits for life.

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October Kid and Coach of the Month
October Kid and Coach of the Month

Our Coach of the Month is Eliza, a 3rd-year undergraduate student at the University of Iowa studying public health with a minor in global health studies. She has been a coach and member of the Healthy LifeStars Student Advisory Council for the past two semesters and quickly became involved as a treasurer and graphic designer.

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Healthy LifeStars Announces HealthyLifeStarsAtHome  and HealthyLifeStars4Groups
Healthy LifeStars Announces HealthyLifeStarsAtHome and HealthyLifeStars4Groups

Healthy LifeStars™ today announces the availability of a rich set of resources for use by parents, teachers, or other youth leaders of elementary-aged kids. HealthyLifeStarsAtHome™ and HealthyLifeStars4Groups™. These resources are available on-line at healthylifestars.org and can easily be incorporated into the daily routines of kids and families at home.

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September Kid and Coach of the Month
September Kid and Coach of the Month

Our Coach of the Month is Kavya, a 3rd-year undergraduate student at the University of Iowa studying Public Health with minors in both Global Health and Health and Human Physiology.

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August Kid and Coach of the Month
August Kid and Coach of the Month

Our Coach of the Month is Jenah McCarty, a 3rd year undergraduate public health student at the University of Iowa. Last fall was my first semester working as a coach with Healthy LifeStars, and I soon became involved with the Executive Committee for student advisory council. When I first changed my major to public health, I was looking for a way to get involved with the college, and the community.

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Engaging the Community to keep Families Healthy and Active

Between hectic work schedules, preparing for back to school and striving to hold onto the final weeks of summer, parents have enough challenges facing them this time of the year. Keeping or getting your family on track toward an active healthy lifestyle can seem like a monumental task better left to those super parents who somehow have it all together.

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Empowering Kids In The Kitchen

Getting kids involved in the kitchen can help change behaviors early and empower children to develop good life-long eating habits. Kids who learn how to cook tend to eat more nutritious foods and they’re learning a skill that is very important.

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What are the best fruits for kids?

All fruits are healthy and good to eat! Most are naturally sweet, low in calories, high in fiber, potassium and vitamin C, and loaded with disease fighting compounds!

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October Kid and Coach of the Month

Our Coach of the Month is Eliza, a 3rd-year undergraduate student at the University of Iowa studying public health with a minor in global health studies. She has been a coach and member of the Healthy LifeStars Student Advisory Council for the past two semesters and quickly became involved as a treasurer and graphic designer.

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September Kid and Coach of the Month

Our Coach of the Month is Kavya, a 3rd-year undergraduate student at the University of Iowa studying Public Health with minors in both Global Health and Health and Human Physiology.

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August Kid and Coach of the Month

Our Coach of the Month is Jenah McCarty, a 3rd year undergraduate public health student at the University of Iowa. Last fall was my first semester working as a coach with Healthy LifeStars, and I soon became involved with the Executive Committee for student advisory council. When I first changed my major to public health, I was looking for a way to get involved with the college, and the community.

Read more
StepUp4Kids Celebration and Fundraiser
StepUp4Kids Celebration and Fundraiser

Register now for the Healthy LifeStars Annual StepUp4Kids Celebration, Fundraiser, and Auction on November 18, 2020! It's a virtual affair this year with tons of fantastic auction items up for bid including trips, artwork, wine, sports tickets, gift cards, and one of a kind pieces you won't find anywhere else! All money raised at the StepUp4Kids Celebration goes towards supporting Healthy LifeStars’ national programs that help at-risk youth build healthy habits for life.

Read more
Healthy LifeStars Announces HealthyLifeStarsAtHome  and HealthyLifeStars4Groups
Healthy LifeStars Announces HealthyLifeStarsAtHome and HealthyLifeStars4Groups

Healthy LifeStars™ today announces the availability of a rich set of resources for use by parents, teachers, or other youth leaders of elementary-aged kids. HealthyLifeStarsAtHome™ and HealthyLifeStars4Groups™. These resources are available on-line at healthylifestars.org and can easily be incorporated into the daily routines of kids and families at home.

Read more