Let’s Move! Cities, Towns and Counties
During the course of two brief years, community leaders in Knoxville, Tennessee, have transformed a grassroots effort into part of a national initiative, and captured a number-one ranking and the interest of First Lady Michelle Obama. For Knoxville, the Let’s Move! campaign has not only exposed thousands of kids to a healthier lifestyle, it also has paved the way to unite local organizations, drive them to new resources and provide opportunities to participate in a growing program.
Let’s Move! is a national initiative launched by First Lady Michelle Obama that addresses the rising childhood obesity epidemic with a slogan of “America’s move to raise....
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