Sisters in Motion

Black Women for Wellness Sisters in MotionSisters in Motion is a program with goals to decrease the incidents of heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes and obesity through education, lifestyle change, prevention and physical activity.

  • Physical Activity

This is the physical component of Sisters in Motion that promotes health and wellness through regular exercise, physical activity and movement.

Kitchen Divas conducts food demonstrations and workshops, health education and advocacy that supports and encourages lifestyle change via nutrition and exercise.

Urban Chefs Academy is a youth food club that teaches nutrition and health through food preparation, education, awareness and policy. Providing an in-depth look at our attitudes and practices, food culture and access to food, Urban Chefs Academy creates youth leaders and advocates who will positively impact the health of our families and communities.

Since 2013, BWW is in partnership with the Black Wome’s Health Imperative to implement Change Your Lifestyle. Change Your Life. as part of the Center of Disease Control’s National Diabetes Prevention Program, working with employers to offer lifestyle coaching and health education to prevent type 2 diabetes at the work site.


Upcoming Events

Sep
11
Fri
8:30 am Sisters @ Eight: Education – Bla...
Sisters @ Eight: Education – Bla...
Sep 11 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Parents are sending our children back to school with high hopes – but perhaps we should temper those hopes with these cold realities. Suggested Reading: Black Girls Matter: Pushed Out, Overpoliced and Underprotected
Sep
23
Wed
1:00 pm Salsa, Chutney, ChowChow, & Jam @ Vineyard Recreation Center
Salsa, Chutney, ChowChow, & Jam @ Vineyard Recreation Center
Sep 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn creative and delicious ways to create salsa, chutney, chow chow and jam while keeping your sauces healthy and delicious! Vineyard Recreation Center 2942 Vineyard Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90016 RSVP Here to reserve your spot
Oct
1
Thu
8:30 am Black Women for Wellness Annual ... @ The California Endowment
Black Women for Wellness Annual ... @ The California Endowment
Oct 1 @ 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Black Women for Wellness Annual Conference @ The California Endowment | Los Angeles | California | United States
Speaking Truth to Power aims to provide skills and strategic actions to tackle the systems of oppression affecting our reproductive health and wellbeing as Black women and girls. Learn how to identify systems of oppression

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