Chef John Currence Announces Foundation Benefiting Mississippi Youth

August 28, 2015

Local Oxford restaurateur and resident Chef John Currence announced the formation of a non-profit foundation aimed at inspiring and funding educational initiatives for Mississippi youth, specifically in the areas of health, well-being, nutrition, and physical activity.

“Move on Up Foundation was created because as the nation’s leading state in the ongoing and growing obesity epidemic, we believe that targeting youth and providing the tools and education to understand that they can help stem the onset of this condition is paramount in the struggle to change their future. The foundation will work with local, municipal, and state agencies to help implement…