Let us take you on a virtual tour of our first Capitol Hill Day were we met with 30 Congressional offices.
- Our objective was to educate legislators and staff on how establishing higher levels of vitamin D can reduce preterm births.
- Our request was to have them write letters to FDA Commissioner Gottlieb in support of our health care claim petition.
- Our membership team included raw ingredient suppliers, brands, retailers and consumers.
- Our meetings were facilitated by Jonathan Posey, Founder and Executive Director of the Council of Holistic Health Educators, our newest member and partner in this effort.
Thank You Atrium Innovations
Contract Manufacturing Division
Tony Wasson and his Team
Their generous grant enabled us to develop the FDA Petition
and conduct our highly effective day on Capitol Hill
At lunch we were able to speak to the science and address the health policy issues driving this action. Over 12,000 people watched it live on Facebook. You can watch yourself -
More than 10,000 have checked out our grassroots letter writing campaign and generated 900 letters to Congress. Here's the
if you haven't written yourself, and please share on your social media feeds.
We let the press know what we were up to - Here's some of the coverage O&N has generated!
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Our work is just beginning. Stay tuned for regular updates.
Karen E. Howard