Promoting Health and Wellness


Promoting Health and Wellness

The California AfterSchool Network is committed to promoting health and wellness to youth, parents and communities in California by providing information, resources, promising practices, and legislation updates to the out-of-school time field through the Nutrition and Physical Activity (NuPA) Action Team.

Mission Statement:
The NuPA Action Team provides a forum for individuals and organizations that are committed to expanding quality nutrition and physical activity programs, policies and services in after school programs.

Vision Statement:
All after school programs will have healthy environments that incorporate healthy food and physical activity.

Committee Membership:
Anyone is free to subscribe to the action team and receive information and resources regarding Nutrition and Physical Activity in OST. The action team consists of co-chairs, members and subscribers. Subscribers will receive regular newsletters and updates on the work of the action team but do not participate actively in the creation and implementation of the committee work plan. 

Action Team Co-Chairs:
Amira Resnick, Alliance For A Healthier Generation
Bruno Marchesi, US Soccer Foundation