Category Archives: Activities

If you’ve ever met a child living with juvenile arthritis, you’ll find they’re not weak; they’re a warrior. They endure multiple doctor appointments, deal with medications, undergo surgeries, and hurdle over fatigue to complete daily routines. They’re children living with an adult disease. Children living with juvenile arthritis have a hard time keeping up with Read More →

Monet Constant cherishes the time when ordinary routines with her 4-year-old daughter Sanaa, become brain building moments. On week day mornings, while Constant is busy preparing to go to work, she lets Sanaa flick the light switch. Turning on the light stimulates Sanaa’s brain and also serves as a teaching tool in thinking how much Read More →

School holidays give youth a chance to sleep in and enjoy the day off. These are also days when parents worry about their child’s safety. However, Raushanah Shamsid-Deen Hargrove found a solution where youth can be productive and stay active. Hargrove is the founder and CEO of Young Educated Athletes, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated Read More →

  As a child I looked forward to having recess in school. Recess and Physical Education (P.E.) class provided a break in the school day for me to unwind, play, and socialize with my peers. It also helped me to stay physically fit. Without these breaks, school just seemed to be one long study period Read More →

  Rick Williams wants to knockout diabetes. For 20 years, Williams’ older brother, Terrence L. Williams, Sr. suffered from diabetes. Williams’ brother ultimately suffered from kidney failure and passed away. Terence L. Williams, Sr. was only 42. Williams believes that if his brother had known how to manage his diabetes, he would have lived a Read More →

  Sending a child to camp shouldn’t break your budget. Trying to stay fit shouldn’t be a burden. Camp ENERGY is a camp where you can sent your child away on a low budget; where they can learn how to have fun while getting fit. Camp ENERGY is a one week camp that teaches and Read More →

  Here’s a children’s fitness board game that commands players to complete a variety of yoga, cardio, stretching and strength movements. In Flip2BFit, participants are instructed to choose a movement individually, or as a team. At the spin of wheel, the board game inspires children to stay fit and create healthy eating choices. Like FitDeck Read More →