Awarded Grants

Healthy Eating and Active Living in Palomas, Chihuahua, Mexico

To provide nutrition and gardening education, nutritious meals to schools and seniors, and provide community events and maintain venues for physical activity in Palomas, MX.

Grant Information

Grant Amount: $134,400.00

Project Start Date: July 1, 2021

Project End Date: June 30, 2022

Grantee

Border Partners

Contact: Ms. Melissa Reyes

E-mail: borderpartnersgm@gmail.com
Phone: (505) 252-2134

Program Lead

Jana Renner

E-mail: jrenner@pdnfoundation.org
Phone: 915-218-2616


PDNHF Initiative: Healthy Eating

A high-quality diet with appropriate daily caloric intake provides essential nutrients, helps people maintain a healthy weight, and decreases their risk of chronic diseases such as obesity, type 2 diabetes, hypertension, and cancer. Evidence associates healthy eating with better health outcomes; however, many people do not consume the daily recommended levels of nutritious foods, such as fruits and vegetables, that make up a healthy diet. The Health Foundation’s focus in the Healthy Eating initiative is educational programs, such as nutrition and cooking classes, that influence behavior in selecting, preparing, cooking, and eating healthy foods and policy and promotion activities that encourage healthy eating.

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Foundation Staff: Jana Renner

Healthy Eating


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