Fund school wellness initiatives with a 2017-18 school grant


Does your school need funding for school health and wellness initiatives? Never written a grant before? Applying for an Action for Healthy Kids grant is easy and there is help available to help you submit a successful application.

Apply now for a Game On grant worth $500 or $1,000 and/or a School Breakfast grant worth $500-$3,000 for the 2017-18 school year. With these grants, you can help increase physical activity opportunities (through P.E., recess, classroom energizers, before/after school programming, etc.), improve nutrition initiatives (with nutrition education, school gardens, taste tests, healthy celebrations, etc.), and engage parents in school wellness and increase breakfast participation (with Breakfast in the Classroom, Grab and Go, 2nd Chance Breakfast, etc.).

The deadline to apply is April 7. Contact your Action for Healthy Kids State Coordinator MeMe Perdue at with questions.