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Create a Buzz-Mobilize Your Community

  • Who is it for?

    Anyone interested in promoting increased physical activity and healthy eating as part of a large scale effort throughout all aspects of their community.

  • How do you get it?

    This resource is distributed electronically and can be downloaded on this page.

  • How is it used?

    Serves as a step by step guide for planning, implementing and evaluating a community wide campaign.

Eat Smart, Move More North Carolina: Create a Buzz - Mobilize Your Community is a planning guide that provides information and tools for anyone interested in creating a community wide campaign in their community.

Community wide campaigns are used to promote a concept or initiative across all areas of a community. These campaigns often target individuals' behaviors as well as policies and practices of organizations that support healthy behaviors. Successful campaigns combine communications, policy and environmental change and community support.

The guide includes definitions and information about every stage of campaign planning, implementation and evaluation. There are links to existing Eat Smart, Move More NC resources and ads, examples from communities across the state and other resources to aid in the development of a campaign.

Create a Buzz - Mobilize Your Community

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