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Program Highlights

Bounce Volunteers

Paid Internship Opportunity

The BOUNCE program presents the Eye to the Future internship program. The paid internship will teach entry-level skills to develop, deliver and evaluate a healthy lifestyle program and provide professional development training for careers in nutrition, obesity and public health. Visit our Job/Volunteer Opportunities page for more information.

Behavior Opportunities Uniting Nutrition, Counseling & Exercise

BOUNCE is a community outreach and research initiative at the UH College of Education dedicated to reducing obesity-related diseases among underserved communities in Houston.



"I learned Zumba dance, and it was really fun!"

"I like to play sports during the BOUNCE program."

"Loved the cooking demonstrations. I did not know how easy it is to prepare healthy salads with fruits and vegetables, meat, nuts and barley."

2017 Summer Healthy Lifestyle Program participants and parents


  • 20+Conferences have featured BOUNCE programs
  • 20+Elementary and middle schools involved
  • 10,000+Families reached
  • 20,000+Volunteer hours accumulated, averaging 30 students per year