2014-2015 School Grants for Healthy Kids (Select States)
- Type: Foundations
- Source: Action for Healthy Kids
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- Award Min: $500.00
- Award Max: $5,000.00
- Quantity: Unknown
- Deadline: Aug 31, 2014
participate in the National School Lunch Program and the National
School Breakfast Program.
have a free/reduced priced meal eligibility equal to or greater
apply. Schools with greater than 50% of students eligible for
free/reduced priced meals may receive priority
Grants for Healthy Kids?
programs for expansion or pilot of alternative breakfast models
(i.e., Breakfast in the Classroom; Grab and Go, Breakfast after 1st
Period; or other alternative location or method of serving
breakfast) and/or Universal Breakfast.
MI, MN, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TX, WA) can apply for grant funds
for piloting or expanding Universal Breakfast to 2 or 3 schools
within a district.
can apply for grant funds to support physical activity in
Through partners CSX Transportation, Kellogg Company,
Kellogg’s Company Fund, and the Walmart
Foundation, Action for Healthy Kids is pleased to release
its School Grants for Healthy Kids opportunities
for the 2014-2015 school year. Around 1,000 schools will be
awarded funds ranging from $500 to $5,000 to support school
breakfast and physical activity programs. Funded schools will
also receive expertise and people power to help implement a
successful project that leads to sustainable change.
Award amounts will be based on building enrollment, project
type, potential impact, and a school’s ability to mobilize
parents and students around school wellness
initiatives. Grants are available in select