With September being National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, we thought it was the perfect opportunity to showcase a long time partner organization, The Oliver Foundation, a Houston-based 501(c)(3) non-profit operating foundation dedicated to the prevention of childhood obesity. In fact, they were integral players in the creation and development of our OWG Shorts!
We recently had the opportunity to speak with Marvin Young who is a Family and Consumer Science Extension Agent at Prairie View A&M University. Marvin has been an integral part of bringing The OrganWise Guys programming into 8 schools in the Dallas area.
Chris McWatters is a camp director at Camp Eagle outside of San Antonio Texas. This faith-based camp offers kids the opportunity to be involved in outdoor adventures and extreme sports. We caught up with Chris to learn a little more about his background and passion for helping kids. Chris was a collegiate athlete at Oklahoma State University and as you can see from the pictures, he’s an extreme-sports junky! (more…)