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2015-2016 Champion Grant Recipients

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation and the General Mills Foundation are proud to announce the recipients of the 2015-2016 Champions for Healthy Kids Grants.

Recipients are listed by state. In addition, a PDF of the program descriptions is available for download with greater description of each program.


Independence County Hometown Wellness Coalition

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Healthy Kids & Communities


Santa Clarita Valley School Food Services Agency
Student Voices for Healthy Choices

SOS Mentor
Students Take Action for Healthy Schools


State Education Resource Center
Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds: A Pilot Project to Create Systemic Opportunities for Child Health In Schools


2nd Mile Ministries
Healthy Habits, Healthy Kids Initiative


Burke County Public Schools-School Nutrition Program
Bears on the Move

New American Pathways (formerly RRISA)
New American Pathways' Healthy Futures with General Mills

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation
Strong4Life Ambassador Program with Atlanta Parks and Recreation


Howard Area Community Center
SHARP (Seeing Healthy Active Rogers Park)


Bona Vista Programs
Bona Vista's Bee Healthy Community Connection

Eskenazi Health
Eskenazi Health Growing Strong: Cooking Matters Pilot Program


USD 383 Food Service
Improving Nutrition and Increasing Classroom Physical Activity of USD 383 Second Graders

Reach for the Stars Wellness Club


Labor of Love Nutrition Center
Implementing the Maker of Meals Project


University of Massachusetts Amherst

Community Rowing, Inc.
Let's Row Boston


Eastern Michigan University Foundation
Bright Futures: Improving Diet and Physical Activity Choices Through Out-of-School Programming

Going Local! Community-Oriented Fitness and Nutrition

Growing Hope
Growing Hope Veggucation - Growing Healthy Kids

Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency
Improving Health and Nutrition in Early Childhood Services Programs

Grand Valley State University
Kick and Cook-a-Palozzo: Welcome to the US!

National Kidney Foundation of Michigan
PEACH (Project for EArly Childhood Health)

University of Michigan Health System-Project Healthy Schools
Project Healthy Schools


St. Mary's Health Clinics
E3: Eat, Exercise, Educate!

So How Are the Children-Fairbault Youth Services Center
Spark! Neighborhood Programming


KIPP St. Louis
KIPP Victory Academy Healthy Habits Program

New York

Women's Housing and Economic Development Corporation
Fresh Start Bronx

KidsCAN Train-the-Trainer

New York Common Pantry
Live Healthy! Plus

Open Door Family Medical Center
Nutrition Matters!

Cohen Children's Medical Center
Ready, Set, Shop and Grow

HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley

North Carolina

Inter-Faith Food Shuttle
The Durham Kids Food Security Initiative


Hunger Network of Greater Cleveland
Back-to-School Kid's Health Month for the Stay Well Project


Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon
Project R.U.N. (Reaching Underserved Neighborhoods)

Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services of Drexel University
The GRIND Program - Gaining Resourceful Insight in Nutrition and Daily Exercise

Rhode Island

Youth in Action
Healthy Body, Healthy Mind

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center (MLKCC)
Healthy Kids Nutrition Education and Physical Fitness Program

South Carolina

YMCA of Columbia
Bringing HEPA Home

Medical University of South Carolina Foundation-Boeing Center for Children's Wellness
Docs Adopt School Health Initiative: School Wellness Checklist Contest

United Way of Anderson County
Eat Smart Move More Anderson County: School Intervention


YES Prep
A3 - Adolescents As Agents of Change

CAN DO Houston
HEAL to Health: Expanding Opportunities for Healthy Eating and Active Living in Magnolia Park

Texas Southern University Dietetics Program
Project PEP: Physical Activity, (Healthy) Eating, and Patio Gardening - A Pilot Study


Greater Richmond Fit4Kids
Ginter Park Gators Get Healthy


United General District 2304
Dig In! With Concrete Farm to School

Children's Home Society of Washington
Kids on the Move!

Moving Toward Our Healthy Future


Goodwill Grows
Goodwill Grows Indoor Farm-to-School Selective Expansion Project

Thank you to the 2015-2016 Champions for Healthy Kids Grant Review Team!