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Program Highlights

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.

testimonial

IN THEIR WORDS


"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

BOUNCE AT A GLANCE

  • 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