“Birthday cupcakes and low sugar food lists are being replaced this back-to-school season at Dr. Leroy McCloud Elementary School, Englewood, NJ with HealthBarn® USA’s Healthy Lifestyle Birthday Enrichment Program beginning September 25 and supported by the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc., Bergen-Passaic Chapter (NCBW) and in collaboration with the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). With national and local school concerns about high sugar intake and food allergies, planning school birthday celebrations has become increasingly complicated for administrators and parents. Dr. Leroy McCloud Elementary School is the first school in NJ to collaborate monthly with HealthBarn USA to offer over 600 students a fun, hands-on 45-minute birthday experience that includes exercise, culinary activities and nutrition education in school.”

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