Nebraska Extension encourages others to help with 4-H Healthy Habits program

Healthy Habit Program

The Healthy Habits program encourages youth and their families to take action to improve dietary choices and increase physical fitness.

Healthy Habit grants will:

  • Impacting 2,000 youth across Nebraska
  • Help local programs concentrate on 3rd-5th grade students and utilized the CATCH Kids Club curriculum

About Teen Ambassadors:

  • 50 Teen Ambassadors across the state
  • Buffalo County had two ambassadors
  • Teens served as role models
  • Teens set up lesson plans and taught lessons to youth
  • Teen ambassadors learned about nutrition and physical activity with youth they taught
  • Teen ambassadors gained valuable teaching experience
  • Teen ambassadors were given the opportunity to work with diverse audiences

The Walmart Foundation helps fund the grant for this program.

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