“We have all heard the most recent news that 42% of Americans will be obese by 2030.” Alison Croney, Director of Education at Red Rabbit says, “But did you know that nearly half of New York City’s elementary school students—as well as 28% of the city’s public high school students—are either overweight or obese?” She continues “A major contributor to this epidemic is the unhealthy food kids eat in school and home.”
Red Rabbit is a NYC-based healthy school meal provider to the NY metro area. They are committed to helping all educators, parents and kids understand the importance of nutrition, healthy eating and where food comes from. Red Rabbit Saturdays are one of the innovative educational programs that Red Rabbit offers to the community-at-
“Red Rabbit Instructors and Special Guest Chefs lead the cooking instruction, with a focus on seasonal, healthy and whole foods.” Ms. Croney explains, “Afterwards, all participants will sit together to eat the healthy and energy producing lunch that will sustain those feel-good vibes throughout the day." She continues, “The ultimate goal is to show both parents and kids that eating healthy, even in what is called a food-desert, is not beyond reach. We can all live a healthy lifestyle when we are educated on how to live it daily."
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Red Rabbit is a NYC-based healthy school meal provider to the NY metro area. Their kid-tested and approved menu offerings, farm fresh and locally sourced food, interactive educational programs and easy to implement delivery system make it a favorite for schools, educators and parents looking for good nutritional and healthy food options for their students and children. For more info please visit www.myredrabbit.com