Support for Kentucky Communities Promoting Children’s Healthy Behavior

Application Deadline: 
November 16, 2012
Grant Category: 
Health and Wellness
Participant Development and Behaviors
Program Design and Activities
Target Population and Diversity
Foundation For A Healthy Kentucky
Amount of Grant: 
Grantor Type: 
Private Foundation
Applicant Location Requirement: 
Description of Grant: 
The Foundation’s Investing in Kentucky's Future Initiative is designed to improve the health of Kentucky's children by engaging communities in testing innovative strategies. The focus is on Kentucky communities where civic leaders are committed to working together to promote the physical and behavioral health and well-being of children ages 5 through 18 by supporting local systems, environments, and policies that reduce risks for chronic diseases and help children practice healthy behaviors for a lifetime.