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Healthy Lifestyle Challenge

  • Brooklyn Borough Hall 209 Joralemon Street Brooklyn, NY 11201 (map)
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The Office of the Brooklyn Borough President is inviting all NAACP NYS Conference of Branches and their membership to participate in a Healthy Lifestyle Challenge. This will be a two-month challenge in which participants eat plant-based/vegan foods and commit to exercising a few hours each week.

Every other week for eight weeks, participants will meet for an hour and a half discussion/meeting in which an outside speaker will come in to present on a different aspect of the vegan lifestyle.


The goal of participating in this Healthy Lifestyle Challenge with an emphasis in eating plant based/vegan food and incorporating exercise is for individuals to begin to experience improvements in their health status. We would like to target individuals who have been diagnosed as pre-diabetics and diabetics as it has been shown that changing to a plant based/vegan diet has a significant improvement in a person’s A1C status, and ultimately reversing a person’s Diabetic status to that of Non-Diabetic.

Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams is a living example of what can be achieved through a healthy lifestyle change by eating plant based/vegan foods.

Name *
Do you have any dietary restrictions?
Are you available to come to Borough Hall every two weeks when an outside speaker presents? This meeting would take place in the evenings from 6pm-8pm.

Please note that for the purpose of this activity your contact information will be shared with the Brooklyn Borough President’s office.

Earlier Event: February 27
February General Membership Meeting
Later Event: March 12
2019 Albany Advocacy Day