At the Harlem Children's Zone and Promise Academy Charter Schools creating a healthy nutrition environment, community wellness, and health are some of our top priorities. Many of our programs support wellness in some way. Certain programs tackle these issues specifically like our community garden, nutrition education, and fitness programs.

This blog is part of the Harlem Childrens Zone's efforts to promote healthy eating and active living in our community. Find out more about our commitment to create a healthy nutrition and fitness environment by reading:
Other programs that support community wellness at HCZ include:
If you are a member of the press and would like to profile the work we do at HCZ to support community wellness and a healthy nutrition environment for our students, please contact Executive Chef Andrew Benson via email.

Kids Eat Well at Harlem's Promise Academy from the Disease Proof Blog
Harlem School Introduces Children to Swiss Chard from the New York Times series on school lunches, September 9, 2005
Promise Academy: Where Food is As Important As Homework from Apartment Therapy's theKitchn.com