The first step is getting teens to be active for 60 minutes every day and encourages families to do it together.
It is a semester-long, paid internship for high school students in the Denver area.
Ambassadors are a diverse group of teens representing a multitude of experiences.
Her work has been featured on the Huffington Post, Diabetes Self-Management and in the book "Noninvasive Mechanical Ventilation," edited by John R. The Weight-Control Information Network, or WIN, has a free booklet designed for teens that teaches them how to take charge of their health through diet and exercise.
However, because teens are still growing, they cannot follow the same type of weight-loss diet as adults.
With hands-on workshops taught by regional scholars, the project will nurture a sense of place and a sense of history that form the roots of strong self-identity.
Themes for the ten-week program will include possibilities, legacy, story, tradition, resources, and history.
Classes will run from 2 to 5 pm on Friday afternoons from February 23 to March 4 at El Pueblo History Museum and the Rawlings Library.
Bridging Borders Teen Girl Fellowship was started in 2014 with the belief that teens who know where they come from also have a better idea for where they are going.
The project was launched with a grant from the American Association of University Women.
Account will convert to the Everywhere Checking account and be subject to the current terms and conditions of this account on June 30th following your 19th birthday.