Where Do I Start? A resource for the new health programmer.

January 27, 2017

In a previous post we shared a public service announcement that featured famed cosmologist, Stephen Hawking, expressing his concerns on the growing obesity epidemic. Hawking suggests that as a whole people need to move

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SOS Outreach Wins Gatorade’s For the Love of Sports Contest

January 7, 2017

One of our grantee organizations, SOS Outreach, successfully obtained funding from a contest titled, For the Love of Sports, organized by the Gatorade Company. The following is an excerpt from the press release by

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Stephen Hawking: Public Service Announcement on Obesity

December 22, 2016

Renowned English Cosmologist Stephen Hawking recently produced a public service announcement on obesity, an concern that Hawking considers to be one of the most serious and dangerous current public health issues. The

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Adolescent Development Enhanced by Outdoor Learning

November 4, 2016

As children continue to spend large amounts of time indoors behind screens for both their educational and recreational time, the effects of this lifestyle is becoming increasingly clear. Research conducted by Plymouth

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Michael “Spike” Lobdell
Michael “Spike” Lobdell

2016 Crawford Prize Recipient: Michael “Spike” Lobdell

October 30, 2016

The National Recreation Foundation is proud to present this year’s Robert W. Crawford Achievement Prize to Michael “Spike” Lobdell for his years of service with the New England Science & Sailing Foundation (NESS).

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SOS Outreach

March 9, 2016

One of the purposes of this blog is to share lessons learned through the success stories of organizations within the NRF community. This post contains a paraphrased transcript of an interview that I was fortunate enough

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