Hip Hop Public Health

Hip Hop Public Health
Organization Name:
Hip Hop Public Health
Primary Address 1:
P.O. Box 644
Primary Address City:
New York
Primary Address State:
NY
Primary Address Zip:
10032
Long Organization Description:

HHPH is committed to ending health illiteracy through entertainment-based interventions.

Organization Website Address:
Organization Phone Number:
(929) 335-4474
Director, Manager or CEO (First Name):
Easy A.D. Harris
How often does your organization use social media?:
2-3x per week
Interesting Fact About the Organization:
HHPH program are grounded in National Health Education Standards and specific curricula align with Common Core State Standards. Emphasis is placed proof of efficacy and programs have been developed in partnership with their 5th grade student advisory board and tested in NIH-funded research studies.
Number of staff/employees:
11
Organization Type:
Community Advocacy, Food Literacy, Nutrition Education
About the Organization:
Hip Hop Public Health aims to engage urban communities in public health communication. They use a research-based process that includes artists and musicians to produce culturally relevant health positive music and curricula for children in an effort to improve health literacy and influence positive behavioral choices. They make the healthy choice the cool choice for children and engage community members as Ambassadors of healthy lifestyles.
Latest Project:
HHPH joins Play Like a Girl and the Pop Up Play Day Tour (PUPDT) partners at the 2016 Essence Music Festival.
Areas Served:
Manhattan
Core Programs:
5 school-based (in-school or after-school) multimedia musical educational curricula:
1. Hip Hop Stroke, Stoke Ain’t No Joke
2. Hip Hop F.E.E.T., Finding Exercise Energy Thresholds
3. Hip Hop P.O.P, Pouring On the Pounds
4. Hip Hop H.E.A.L.S., Healthy Eating and Living in Schools
5. Old S.C.H.O.O.L. Hip Hip, Seniors Can Have Optimal Aging and Ongoing Longevity
Major Issues:
Community Advocacy, Food Literacy, Nutrition Education (Children/Youth)
Non-profit?:
Nonprofit
We have and or use Social Media?:
Yes, we do have social media (twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc…)
Frequently used hashtags 1:
#caloricliteracy #nutrition #antiobesity
Frequently used hashtags 2:
#bringbackplay
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