Eat Smart Alaska
Eat Smart Alaska is a group of volunteers working toward a healthier Alaska. Members are consumers, foodservice representatives, educators, health professionals, government agencies, and private businesses. Eat Smart's mission is to help shape food consumption in a positive way, and promoting health and reducing disease among all Alaskans. Eat Smart Alaska advocates for increased availability of healthful foods; increased education efforts on the economic benefits of healthful eating; increased use of media to promote healthful eating messages; and publicized healthful eating promotes enhanced quality of life and prevents disease.
Eat Smart Alaska supports activities across Alaska such as health fairs, 5-A-Day for Better Health campaigns, in-store food demonstrations, grocery store tours, and collaborates with teachers, schools and other health care educators.