Sponsors and PartnersThese organizations understand the challenges we face with child obesity as a country and decided to take action. They have rolled up their sleeves and are working hard to be a part of the solution.
The Coca-Cola Company
The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is the world’s largest beverage company, refreshing consumers with more than 500 sparkling and still brands. Led by Coca-Cola, one of the world’s most valuable and recognizable brands, our Company’s portfolio features 20 billion-dollar brands including, Diet Coke, Fanta, Sprite, Coca-Cola Zero, vitaminwater, POWERADE, Minute Maid, Simply, Georgia, Dasani, FUZE TEA and Del Valle. Globally, we are the No. 1 provider of sparkling beverages, ready-to-drink coffees, and juices and juice drinks. Through the world’s largest beverage distribution system, consumers in more than 200 countries enjoy our beverages at a rate of 1.9 billion servings a day. With an enduring commitment to building sustainable communities, our Company is focused on initiatives that reduce our environmental footprint, support active, healthy living, create a safe, inclusive work environment for our associates, and enhance the economic development of the communities where we operate. Together with our bottling partners, we rank among the world’s top 10 private employers with more than 700,000 system associates. For more information, visit Coca-Cola Journey at www.coca-colacompany.com, follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/CocaColaCo, visit our blog, Coca-Cola Unbottled, at www.coca-colablog.com or find us on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/company/the-coca-cola-company.
NIKE, Inc. based near Beaverton, Ore., is the world’s leading designer, marketer and distributor of authentic athletic footwear, apparel, equipment and accessories for a wide variety of sports and fitness activities. Wholly-owned NIKE, Inc. subsidiaries include Converse Inc., which designs, markets and distributes athletic lifestyle footwear, apparel and accessories and Hurley International LLC, which designs, markets and distributes surf and youth lifestyle footwear, apparel and accessories. For more information, visit Nike News and follow @Nike
The Anthem Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Anthem, Inc. and through charitable contributions and programs, the Foundation promotes the inherent commitment of Anthem, Inc. to enhance the health and well-being of individuals and families in communities that Anthem, Inc. and its affiliated health plans serve. The Foundation focuses its funding on strategic initiatives that address and provide innovative solutions to health care challenges, as well as promoting the Healthy Generations Program, a multi-generational initiative that targets specific disease states and medical conditions. These disease states and medical conditions include: prenatal care in the first trimester, low birth weight babies, cardiac morbidity rates, long term activities that decrease obesity and increase physical activity, diabetes prevalence in adult populations, adult pneumococcal and influenza vaccinations and smoking cessation. The Foundation also coordinates the company’s year-round Associate Giving program which provides a 50 percent match of associates’ pledges, as well as its Volunteer Time Off and Dollars for Doers community service programs. To learn more about the Anthem Foundation, please visithttp://www.anthem.foundation and its blog at http://anthemfoundation.tumblr.com.
TuffStuff Fitness Equipment
Since 1971, TuffStuff Fitness Equipment Inc. has always focused on one thing; the design, development and manufacture of premium grade fitness equipment. Whether supplying strength equipment to the worlds’ finest Health Clubs, or producing the industrys’ most dependable home gyms, TuffStuff consistently uses only the highest quality materials throughout our product line. As a result, TuffStuff has earned a reputation for building the most reliable strength equipment money can buy, which has rewarded us with a loyal following of fitness enthusiasts.From our humble beginnings as a small family-owned company, to our current state-of-the-art manufacturing facility located in Chino, California; TuffStuff maintains one of the largest American production lines in the fitness industry, and remains the only fitness company in the United States with the capability to manufacture any product it sells. This capability is remarkable in an industry where most equipment suppliers do not design or manufacture anything they sell, and allows us to continue to produce and supply parts for customers who purchased our gym systems as far back as 1974.The continued success of TuffStuff products in both the institutional and consumer markets can be attributed to a team of dedicated staff, focused on making design improvements and meeting market place demands, while delivering unparalleled customer service and support. At TuffStuff we are committed to improving the lives of our customers by providing quality fitness products and solutions that earn their trust and build lifetime relationships.