Alliance for a Healthier Generation

The JOLLY BLAST soccer sports adventure book, was submitted for scientific review.  As a result, "The Alliance for a Healthier Generation has approved Soccer: A Universal Sport to be included in the resource database used by schools enrolled in their Healthy Schools Program."

The Alliance for a Healthier Generation works to address one of the nation’s leading public health threats—childhood obesity. The goal of the Alliance is to reduce the prevalence of childhood obesity by 2015, and to empower kids nationwide to make healthy lifestyle choices. Founded in 2005 by the American Heart Association and William J. Clinton Foundation, the Alliance works to positively affect the places that can make a difference in a child’s health: homes, schools, doctor’s offices, and communities.