The global movement founded by international certified health coach, author, and motivational speaker, Candice McField.
- Childhood obesity is one of the most serious public health challenges of the 21st century.
- The health equity gap, impacted by social determinants of health, continues to widen due to systemic racism.
To solve the problem of childhood obesity and close the health equity gap.
To help youth become healthy global citizens.
Let’s Start Now!
The heart of the fightGLOBESITY movement is captured by Mahatma Gandhi’s quote, “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” Hence, our logo demonstrates a person in a starting position – jumping, moving forward – ready to start now. The image rests within an unfinished globe. The open circle represents the success of the movement: reducing obesity worldwide.” Finally, the open hands of the image symbolizes the importance of reaching back to pull someone else forward into the movement, hence, Let’s Start Now!