November 14, 2014

A Healthier Michigan November 12, 2014 By Julie Bitely Helping neighbors take control of the food they eat is the central mission of Grand Rapids’ Our Kitchen Table (OKT). “Everybody has a right to good, nutritious food,” said Lisa Oliver-King, OKT Executive Director. The grassroots, non-profit organization works with neighborhoods on the southeast side …

April 10, 2014

By Lisa.Ermak @hollandsentinel.com, Holland, Mich. If it takes a village to raise a child, it likely takes a county to raise a healthy child. That’s the idea behind Allegan County’s Bringing Healthy Back initiative. The county-wide grassroots movement, which has been in development for the past few years, has been actively …