Students Take to the Streets for Their Own Safety

What is a HOPEtivist? Many things! But a great example is when people stand up for their rights to better health! And when kids stand up we think all adults, decision-makers and purse-holders better sit up and pay attention.

Check out this story of kids taking to the streets to demand a safer way to get to school! Getting to school safely is a BIG issue.

Healthy Gen and the many partners of the statewide Prevention Alliance were major advocates in support of Safe Routes to Schools legislation this past session, winning major new funds statewide with a new priority on an equity lens in awarding project funds. Check out all that is going on with our partners at Safe Routes to School