ArCOP’s mission is to improve the health of all Arkansas communities by increasing physical activity and healthy eating to reduce and prevent obesity. We exist to raise awareness for our cause and bring change to the lives of those we serve in our community. With your help we can make a difference.
Applications are awarded on a monthly basis to communities (neighborhoods, schools, businesses), cities, and counties. Awards will state the year and recognition level of award. In order to retain Growing Healthy Community recognition status, communities must complete and submit the application by November 30th of each calendar year.
Complete application here.
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