The Bigger Picture is a collaboration between Youth Speaks, and the University of California, San Francisco Center for Vulnerable Populations designed to combat the rising epidemic of Type 2 Diabetes by empowering youth to change the conversation about the disease, and work to change the social and environmental factors that have led to its spread. Watch this video to learn about the Bigger Picture's accomplishments since the project's launch in 2010, including over twenty short films produced to combat type 2 diabetes throughout the state of California and beyond. Featuring interviews with Dean Schillinger, James Kass, Sarah Fine, Hodari Davis, Jamie DeWolf and José Vadi.
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The Center for Health And Risk in Minority youth and adults (CHARM) is an NIH/National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) funded comprehensive center of excellence for addressing disparities and chronic disease prevention in minority youth and young adults.
The SFUAA and CUESA are proud to announce they will be hosting a candidate forum sponsored by Roots of Change. Tickets are limited, so sign up soon to reserve your spot - and spread the word! This is a wonderful opportunity to help steer local policy on food and urban ag-related issues.
Admission is free and we highly recommend reserving a seat by registering. Please spread the word to any friends, family, and colleagues you think might be interested!