The Church Challenge

Project Name:
The Church Challenge
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Description:
The mission of the Church Challenge is to support healthy living environments and improve the health of the Flint Community, with a focus on effective blood pressure management. Actions to achieve the mission of the Church Challenge include: increase food availability, highlight local resources that support healthy living, provide skills training for church health team members, and disseminate strategies for policy change to area pastors. The Church Challenge has a multi-level approach: community, church, individual. Community: Partner with pastors from local churches to advocate for policy changes that promote health living in the community. Church: Support local churches to promote healthy living through diet, physical activity, chronic disease management, and stress management. Individual: Create opportunities to improve health and well-being.
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Project Start Date:
12/31/2020
Project End Date:
12/31/2020
Project Funder:
National Institute on Minority Health and Health disparities (NIMHD); National Institute of Health (NIH
Project Funding:
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Project Principal Investigator:
Dr. Vicki Johnson-Lawrence
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Lead Institution:
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Division of Public Health
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Project Contact Name:
Ariel Angel Vincent, Project Coordinator
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Project Contact Phone:
8106005686

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