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Event:
Adolescents Choosing Excellence (ACE)
Start:
June 30, 2015 10:00 am
End:
June 30, 2015 2:00 pm
Organizer:
Women of Color
Phone:
(904) 683-1757
womenofcolorcf@comcast.net
Updated:
December 12, 2014
Venue:
Jacksonville Zoo
Address:
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Jacksonville, FL, United States

ACE is an initiative to educate and energize youth from youth-based organizations, aged 8-18, on becoming advocates for physical activity, healthy nutrition, decreased total screen time, prolong abstinence, avoid tobacco and alcohol consumption. ACE is an initiative to educate and energize youth on becoming advocates for their health.

Goals:

  1. Fun event to equip youth to engage in positive lifestyles.
  2. Teach youth how to lead a healthy lifestyle by incorporating:
  • Healthy eating
  • Physical Activity
  • Abstinence
  • Tobacco and alcohol avoidance
  • Financial literacy and budgeting

Thus reducing risks for further health complications.

This event requires preregistration of groups of youth.