HEAL Intern Spotlight: Leon Foster

Leon facilitating healthy eating workshop with students at Castelar Elementary

What have you been doing as an intern with APIFM? While working with APIFM, I was part of numerous nutrition workshops tailored to older adults and young children. These workshops were no more than a hour long and contained tastings, demos, games, and review questions. It was a little nerve-racking at first to be thrown […]

API Foward Movement Lauches Healthy Eating Workshops at Castelar Elementary in LA Chinatown

Download this press release as a PDF. In late January 2019, Asian Pacific Islander Forward Movement (APIFM) launched multiple healthy eating workshop series at Castelar Elementary School in Los Angeles’s Chinatown neighborhood. Each series is at least six weeks long, and aims to promote healthy eating behaviors such as increasing fruit and vegetable intake, reducing […]

Walk the Walk – Week 3 Results

#walkthewalk Updated: February 22, 2019 at 10:12pm How y’all feeling? Gosh has February been brutal huh? Rain. Cold. SNOW. The elements are out there against us to get steps this month! If you haven’t already, join our Facebook group to hear about the latest updates, events to get some steps, encouragement, and of course…smack talk! Individual League […]

Walk the Walk – Week 2 Results

#walkthewalk Updated: February 15, 2019 at 6pm Okay so week 2 is where #walkthewalk gets reaalllyyyy interesting. BTW if you haven’t already, join our Facebook group to hear about the latest updates, events to get some steps, encouragement, and of course…smack talk! Individual League We started this league with 20 folks, and now we are left with […]

Walk the Walk – Week 1 Results

#walkthewalk Updated: February 11, 2019 at 12pm And we are back for another year of Walk the Walk, aka finding new ways to squeeze steps in whenever possible! It’s only the end of week 1 and I have heard some interesting ways folks are upping their step game (especially in the rain). Drinking more water […]