Are We Sweet Enough?
Childhood overweight and obesity increase the risk for serious health problems in adulthood. Feeling a sense of urgency to reduce the growing number of overweight kids and witnessing the health issues in their families, young leaders organized a diverse coalition called Youth Organizing San Mateo County or Yo! Mateo. Learn more about their victory in Daly City and their plans to advocate for more health-informed policies across the county in this case study.