let's move http://michiganradio.org en Michelle Obama to Flint: "Let's Move!" http://michiganradio.org/post/michelle-obama-flint-lets-move <p>Flint is planning a major, new community wide effort to encourage fitness as it joins Michelle Obama's<a href="http://www.letsmove.gov/"> "Let's Move!"</a> anti-obesity campaign.&nbsp; Flint is the 500<sup>th</sup> local community to join the First Lady’s youth fitness campaign&nbsp;which marks its first anniversary tomorrow.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Mrs. Obama welcomed Flint to her campaign during a conference call with local officials today.&nbsp;</p><blockquote><p>&nbsp;“This is a generational problem.&nbsp; We have to keep driving this issue.&nbsp; We will do it here at the national level.&nbsp; But the real work happens on the ground where you are.”</p></blockquote><p>Flint is partnering with the <a href="http://www.crim.org/">Crim Fitness Foundation</a> to get people to&nbsp;make personal fitness commitments. A kick-off is planned for April. Flint also&nbsp;plans to expand nutrition-related education programs in its schools. Tue, 08 Feb 2011 21:55:42 +0000 Steve Carmody 1209 at http://michiganradio.org Michelle Obama to Flint: "Let's Move!"