Funding for Youth Nutrition and Physical Activity Programs

Application Deadline: 
March 14, 2014
Grant Category: 
Food Service
Health and Wellness
Participant Development and Behaviors
Program Design and Activities
General Mills Foundation
Amount of Grant: 
Grantor Type: 
Private Foundation
Applicant Location Requirement: 
All States
Description of Grant: 
The Champions for Healthy Kids program is a partnership of the General Mills Foundation, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation, and the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports. The goal of the program is to encourage U.S. communities to improve the eating and physical activity patterns of young people. The program awards grants to organizations throughout the country that offer innovative programs to help youth (ages 2-18) adopt a balanced diet and physically active lifestyle. The online application form will be available on February 1 .