Umbrella Partnerships – BE Active in Our Town (UP-BEAT) is a grant-funded community-based obesity prevention initiative of the Brazos Valley Community Action Agency, Inc. (BVCAA).  Funding is provided by a grant from the Texas Department of State Health Services.  With programmatic and financial support from BVCAA, Inc. and under the guidance of BVOPN, UP-BEAT facilitates current and new partner efforts to increase access to physical activity among limited resource youth and families in Brazos County (and extending to the Brazos Valley Region).  UP-BEAT focuses on policy and environmental changes that increase opportunities for physical activity.


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