The Publix chefs gave the group tips on nutritional snack choices and how to prepare wholesome meals including turkey meatballs, whole wheat penne, grilled chicken teriyaki lettuce wraps and cholesterol-free cheesy frittata with garden veggies. The girls were accompanied by one of their school staff members, Ms. Dean, who is a breast cancer survivor. The girls were also given tickets donated by
The Healthy Cooking class was part of the NFL's Hometown Huddle. The NFL-United Way Hometown Huddle is a league-wide day of service designed to bring awareness and impact to the issue of youth health and fitness.