First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” Initiative to be launched in East New York, Brooklyn

Brooklyn, NY (BlackNews.com) — The World Academy For Total Community Health High School and Concerned Community 4 Change is hosting a Health, Food and Fitness Expo with the focus on childhood obesity.

The event, in line with First Lady Michelle Obama‘s national initiative, will launch on the campus of Thomas Jefferson High School in Brooklyn on Saturday May 21, 2011 from 10am-3pm. The ultimate goal is to equip the community with the tools to tackle obesity.

The expo will feature Dr. Judy E. Marshel (formerly of radio station WEVD) as the keynote speaker. Attendees will be able to shop for an activity organization, determine their health status, sample healthy foods from local supermarkets and restaurants, and shop for services and resources in the East New York area provided by The Community Coalition of East New York.

For more information about this event or to schedule an interview, call 347-323-3844.