Author Archives: CLOCC

Dr. Becker Goes to Washington

by Adam Becker, PhD, MPH, Executive Director With Congress back in session, I thought this would be a good time to reflect on my recent visit to Capitol Hill on September 16.  I was invited to serve on a panel by the … Continue reading

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Project SOAR Takes 5-4-3-2-1 Go! Promotion to New Heights

by Jill Zubrod-Hernandez MPH, Health Educator This past summer was a flurry of 5-4-3-2-1 Go!™ outreach thanks to our wonderful partnership with Project SOAR.  Project SOAR is a multifaceted family literacy program working with Head Start affiliated children, parents, and teens … Continue reading

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Creating a Healthy Environment at Cameron School

by Mara Lazdins, School Programs Intern  Recently, Cameron Elementary School, located in West Humboldt Park, successfully completed CLOCC’s  Healthy School Environment Assessment, a tool that helps schools identify current practices, policies, and programs for promoting healthy eating and physical activity. … Continue reading

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Promoting Healthy Eating in East Humboldt Park

by Miguel Morales, Community Networker A stroll through the broad, tree-lined sidewalks of Paseo Boricua, Division Street between California and Western, reveals the sights, sounds and smells of Puerto Rico – pastel colored buildings with Spanish-style facades reminiscent of old San … Continue reading

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Welcome to the new CLOCC blog!  We look forward to sharing more in-depth information about the work we do – our projects, people, and partnerships.  Read, comment, and share!

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