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New coalition to help hospitals nationwide become healthier in 2020

There’s a movement underway that’s putting the healthy back into health care by ensuring hospitals provide patients with nutritious plant-based food options. In 2020, a new coalition will help hospitals not just in New York but nationwide...
28-Jan-2020 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Quit on The Great American Smokeout and Stay Quit with Monday

On November 21, people from across the country will participate in this year’s Great American Smokeout, “Day 1” of their journey toward a smoke-free life. Deciding to quit is a major step forward, but research shows that it may take current...
18-Nov-2019 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Eat for Climate Week: Take a Bite Out of Climate Change

Eat for Climate Week is raising awareness about the climate benefits of shifting to a more plant-rich diet. In celebration of Climate Week NYC, restaurants all over New York City will be showcasing delicious and climate-friendly dishes.
16-Sep-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities and NYC Department of Parks & Recreation Hold Monday Mile Kickoff, Health and Wellness Fair

New York City Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities (MOPD), the Department of Parks & Recreation and Move It Monday, a non-profit initiative of The Monday Campaigns, held a Monday Mile kickoff event this week in Thomas Jefferson Park in...
20-Aug-2019 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Meatless Monday Founder Sid Lerner Receives 2019 Honorary Degree from Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University President Ronald J. Daniels presented Sid Lerner with the degree of Doctor of Humane Letters at a Johns Hopkins luncheon on Monday, July 22, in New York City. Lerner, an ad executive turned public health advocate, founded...
25-Jul-2019 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Improving family and community health through getting kids cooking

When kids help prepare meals, they eat healthier, learn important life skills and perform better in school. The Kids Cook Monday is an non-profit initiative from the Monday Campaigns that encourages families to make and eat meals together. Learn...
1-Jul-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Getting kids and families healthier with cooking through strategic partnerships

Through culinary literacy programming, The Kids Cook Monday, an initiative of The Monday Campaigns, and New Jersey Healthy Kids Initiative at Rutgers University are promoting healthier eating. Getting kids involved in preparing meals makes them more...
18-Jun-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Quit Smoking for World No Tobacco Day. Stay Quit with Monday.

On Friday, May 31st, the World Health Organization will ask smokers worldwide to put down their cigarettes for World No Tobacco Day. To increase the odds for success, researchers suggest using every Monday as a weekly opportunity to quit and stay...
28-May-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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The Monday Campaigns is a non-profit public health initiative associated with Johns Hopkins, Columbia and Syracuse universities that dedicates the first day of every week to health. Every Monday, individuals and organizations join together to commit to the healthy behaviors that can help end chronic preventable diseases.


Cherry Dumaual
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