Stop & Shop Supermarkets continues to help fight childhood obesity, recently sponsoring its fourth Healthy Kids Summit.

Stop & Shop hosts Healthy Kids eventThe program seeks to educate and inspire children and families to practice healthful eating habits.

The Aug. 19 event featured a panel of community and health leaders and included a trivia contest, an obstacle course and a mini health fair, attracting than 300 people, according to a news release.

“As a grocery chain with close ties to New England, Stop & Shop is committed to fighting childhood obesity by encouraging small, simple changes in fitness and eating habits that make a big impact,” Julie Menounos, a nutritionist for Stop & Shop’s New England division, said in the release.

Netherlands-based Ahold NV owns Stop & Shop.