Tuesday, December 17, 2013

#DrinkH20: Live Twitter Chat With Sam Kass & NY Mets Center Fielder Curtis Granderson

Online splashfest for First Lady's hydration campaign is Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 3:30 PM ET...
Washington, DC - Let’s Move! Executive Director Sam Kass and New York Mets center fielder Curtis Granderson will promote First Lady Michelle Obama's Drink Up! campaign on Wednesday, Dec. 18th during a live Twitter chat devoted to the importance of staying hydrated. 

Twitter users are invited to participate in the 3:30 PM ET event with the hashtag #DrinkH2O ‏on the @letsmove, @urH2O, @PHAnews, and @cgrand3 accounts.  A representative from Partnership for a Healthier America will also join the chat. 

"The chat will focus on the importance of staying hydrated and the health benefits that come with making water your go-to beverage," said a Let's Move! representative.   "We will offer useful tips on how to better incorporate water into your family’s daily routine."

Mrs. Obama launched Drink Up! in September, and Granderson is among a handful of sports stars who have filmed PSAs for the campaign:

*Photo by Eddie Gehman Kohan/Obama Foodorama; PHA/Drink Up! video