Category Archives: community partnerships

Making a Splash: Perspectives Middle Academy’s Water Challenge

By Amissah Seals, ELEV8 Program Manager Though Perspectives Middle Academy (PMA) encourages its scholars to live healthy lifestyles by providing fresh healthy lunches and enacting a no soda machine policy, many of our scholars still struggle with obesity. There are … Continue reading

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Promoting “Salud”: CLOCC Focuses on Latino Health

By Jaime Arteaga, CLOCC Community Programs Coordinator, and Daney Ramirez, CLOCC Food Environment Coordinator On February 7, 2014. DePaul University hosted the Health Disparities and Social Justice Conference.  With a special focus on Latino health, the conference offered a valuable space … Continue reading

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What Makes CLOCC Tick: 10 Years of Community Partnerships

by Adam Becker, PhD, MPH, Executive Director Partners and friends, April marks the beginning of the second quarter of our 10th anniversary year! This quarter, we are focusing on two of the hallmarks of the consortium’s operations – our community … Continue reading

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