2015-2016 Champions for Healthy Kids Grants Awarded!
$1 Million awarded through the Champions for Healthy Kids Grants for programs operating June 1, 2015-May 31, 2016.
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation is proud to introduce the recipients of the 2015 Champions for Healthy Kids grants, provided through an educational grant from the General Mills Foundation. To support grassroots programs promoting healthful eating and active lifestyles targeted to kids and families, 50 nonprofit organizations from 23 states were each awarded $20,000.
Over the past 12 years, the General Mills Foundation has provided $7.5 million dollars in awards. For the second year in a row, the General Mills Foundation committed to awarding fifty $20,000 grants. The $1 million in grants will provide important nutrition and physical activity programming to nonprofit organizations, reaching 57,652 children and youth across the nation.
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