Making the healthy choice the easy choice.

Haciendo la opción saludable la opción mas fácil.

Advisory Board

Healthy West Chicago is directed by an Advisory Board made up of individuals and institutions invested in improving nutrition and physical fitness for people who live and/or work in the City of West Chicago. This team meets quarterly and includes representatives from the following sectors: hospital, government, private sector, cultural organization, faith based organization, education, national non-profit, recreation and several appointed community members.

Task Force

The Healthy West Chicago Task Force is focused on achieving healthy community goals and ensuring a high quality of life for all community residents and stakeholders. The mission of the Task Force is to serve as an implementation team on the ground in the West Chicago community advancing the Healthy West Chicago Action Plan. Goals include supporting policies, systemic changes, providing educational programs and messaging that encourage a healthy community. Task Force members include representatives from the following institutions:

Active Transportation Alliance
American Cancer Society
American Heart Association
Aramark Food Service (Dist. 33 contractor)
Benedictine University
Benjamin School District 25
Bluestem Communications
City of West Chicago
Common Threads: Cooking for Life
Community Churches
Community Residents
District 33-West Chicago Elementary Schools
District 94-West Chicago Community High School
DuPage County Health Department/FORWARD
DuPage County Forest Preserve District
First United Methodist Church (Green Disciples)
Gardenworks Project
Glen Arbor Church
Green Bay Childrens’ Museum
(Movin’ with the Mayor)
Metropolitan Mayors Caucus
Mexican Cultural Center DuPage
Northern Illinois Food Bank
Northwestern Medicine
People Made Visible, Inc.
Puente del Pueblo
Quest, Food Service (Dist 94 contractor)
Real Life Church
Seven Generations Ahead
SCARCE
The Conservation Foundation
United Way of Metropolitan Chicago
University of Illinois Extension
Wayne Township/WAYS
WeGo Together for Kids
West Chicago City Museum
West Chicago Park District
West Chicago Public Library
Western DuPage Chamber of Commerce
Wheaton Academy
Wheaton Bible Church
Winfield Township
Zellmer Childhood Disease Foundation

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