A fast food chain and a local health system team up
for our kids health.
Gundersen Health System is rolling out the 500 Clubs
for Kid by partnering with McDonald's in the area.
The 500 club is a seal given to participating organziations
for food that is less than 500 calories and low in
Both organizations see this as a way to help curb
It's a great way to get dairy and fruit in their diet,
as well as a fun way to eat it.
Obesity is one of those things that we know creates
chronic illness later in life, so we can help the
community make good choices and have healthy options
in what they eat, we want to be a part of that.
Eleven McDonald's in our area have the 500 Club for
it could expand in the future.