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Schools need resources to implement Eat Better and Move More health and wellness practices.  The grants listed below can help your school health team achieve its goal: to create Every Kid Healthy.  Browse through the available grant opportunities and start your application soon.

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Our 2014-2015 School Grants for Healthy Kids grants are now closed. Please check back with us in February-March 2015 for grants for the 2015-2016 school year!

Potential 2015-2016 Grants

Physical Activity Grants

Thanks to our partners, CSX Transportation's How Tomorrow Moves partnership with AFHK physical activity grants will tentatively be released in March 2015 in select States (AL, DC/MD, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, NY, OH (priority on Toledo and Columbus), PA, WV (priority on Huntington)) – Provides funding for facilities and equipment for recess, playgrounds/play-spaces, classroom energizers, physical education, intramural and/or before/after-school programs that introduce underserved youth populations to the value of an active lifestyle. 

Breakfast Grants

Through partners Kellogg Company, Kellogg’s Company Fund, and the Walmart Foundation, Action for Healthy Kids will tentatively release school breakfast grants in March 2015.

  • ALL STATES – School breakfast program pilot and/or expansion – to include alternative breakfast programs (i.e., breakfast in the classroom, grab and go breakfast, breakfast after 1st period, breakfast on the school bus) and universal breakfast programs. 
  • SELECT States (CA, CO, CT, DC/MD/VA, FL, GA, IL, KY, LA, MA, MI, MN, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TX, WA) - Universal School Breakfast Pilot – Provides funding to pilot a universal alternative breakfast program in 2-3 schools in a district such that successes can be expanded to multiple schools within the district over three school years.




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