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Texas for Heart Advocacy Day

 

Join fellow obesity prevention advocates from across Texas at the American Heart Association’s Advocating for Heart at the Texas Capitol on December 9 to advocate for policies to prevent childhood obesity and increase access to healthy food as we prepare for the 2015 Legislative Session. Please contact Victoria.Nelson@heart.org to RSVP or for more information.

What: Advocating for Heart: Childhood Obesity & Healthy Food Access
When: Tuesday, December 9, 1:00-4:00 pm
Where: Austin, Texas Capitol, Room E2.014
Who: Volunteer advocates from the American Heart Association and PreventObesity.net

Please wear red! Advocating for Heart will begin with an advocacy training and issue overview. We will then break into groups and meet with legislative offices.

If you are not able to make it to Austin for Advocating for Heart, but still want to be involved, reply to Victoria.Nelson@heart.org for actions you can take from home to support childhood obesity prevention advocacy efforts on December 9.