Health—General & Rehabilitative

Action for Healthy Kids, Inc.

  • Chicago, IL
  • www.ActionForHealthyKids.org

Mission Statement

To engage diverse organizations, leaders, and volunteers in actions that foster sound nutrition and good physical activity in children, youth, and schools.

Service Areas

Self-reported

National

We work in all 50 states and the District of Columbia to improve children's nutrition and increase physical activity, which will in turn improve their readiness to learn.

ruling year

2003

Principal Officer since 2008

Self-reported

Rob Bisceglie

Keywords

Self-reported

schools, wellness, policies, obesity, overweight, nutrition, physical activity, children, healthy kids

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EIN

47-0902020

 Number

8481884673

Physical Address

600 W. Van Buren Blvd. Suite 720

Chicago, IL 60607

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Public Health Program (E70)

Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (K01)

Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (N01)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Overview

Self-reported by organization

Systemic, sustainable changes of sound nutrition and good physical activity occur in all schools (implementation of Surgeon General’s Call to Action)
Schools, families, and communities engage to improve eating and physical activity patterns in youth
Action for Healthy Kids is the trusted, recognized authority and resource on creating health-promoting schools that support sound nutrition and good physical activity

Service Areas

Self-reported

National

We work in all 50 states and the District of Columbia to improve children's nutrition and increase physical activity, which will in turn improve their readiness to learn.

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Financials

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ACTION FOR HEALTHY KIDS
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

Action for Healthy Kids, Inc.

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Rob Bisceglie

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Judy Young

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recereation and Dance

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?


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CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?


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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?


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BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?