12. HEALTHY COMPTON INITIATIVE

Healthy Food Collaboratives:

  • Establish Compton Farmer’s Market
  • Compton Organic Food Co-op
  • Healthy Food Campaign with ALL Compton Grocers to demand fair access to fresh food at fair prices
  • “Let’s Move Compton” Annual Health Challenge with prizes for participants to encourage healthy weight loss, exercise, healthy awareness and an Annual Health Expo.
  • War Against Childhood Obesity: Partner with Compton Unified to provide health education to parents and kids on healthy food preparation at low cost, ways to incorporate activity into family time, and the importance of living a healthy and balanced lifestyle.
  • Bring organized sports back to Compton Parks: Attract Non-profit partners to bring youth sports leagues back to Compton.