Deadline: December 15, 2010
The General Mills Foundation is accepting applications for the 2011 Champions for Healthy Kids grant program. This national program annually awards fifty grants of $10,000 each to
community-based groups that develop creative ways to help youth adopt a
balanced diet and physically active lifestyle.
Applicants must be nonprofit organizations with 501(c)(3) or 509(a)
status. Local organizations that work with youth are encouraged to
apply. These may include park districts, health departments, government
agencies, Native American tribes, municipal organizations, churches,
schools, Boys & Girls clubs, etc.
The target audience must be youth between the ages of 2 and 18.
Proposals must have at least one nutrition objective and at least one
physical activity objective. A registered dietitian or dietetic
technician must either be directly involved or serve as an advisor to