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School Grants for Healthy Kids

Action for Healthy Kids (AFHK) is now accepting School Grants for Healthy Kids applications for the 2015-2016 school year! Breakfast and Every Kid Healthy Grants up to $2,500 are available.

Eligible schools may apply to pilot or expand their School Breakfast Programs, pilot universal school breakfast, and/or funding for physical activity and nutrition initiatives working towards healthy...

2015 SFSP Sponsor Trainings

The time has come to refresh our memories on all things SFSP-related! ESE has released its schedule of sponsor trainings that will run in advance of 2015's SFSP from April to June. In particular, key personnel from first-time sponsors are required to attend the SFSP basics workshop, so remember to sign up!

Also, new...

New Grant: Afterschool Meals

Share Our Strength is offering a new grant to test whether serving meals as part of a communal afterschool learning activity increases participation in the Afterschool Meals program. As part of the grant, middle and high schools can apply for up to $1,500 to start an afterschool meals program or up to...

Train to Create Healthier Schools

Shaping schools into truly healthy environments requires an approach that integrates nutrition, physical activity, and education. A new program entitled "Wellness Initiatives for Student Success" will help Massachusetts school wellness committees improve their Local Wellness Policies with a...

4th Annual Healthy Lunchtime Recipe Challenge

Let's Move and WGBH Boston are partnering to host the 4th annual Healthy Lunchtime Recipes Challenge. The goal is to raise nutrition awareness and cooking skills among children ages 8-12. Kids in that age range should work with a parent or guardian to develop an...