Thursday, September 10, 2009

United Health Heroes Grant

UnitedHealthcare and Youth Service America are offering the UnitedHealth HEROES service-learning grant program for youth-led community education projects in selected U.S. states. These grants of up to $1,000 support teachers, service-learning coordinators, and students in the health professions to implement service-learning projects around childhood obesity and to engage children and youth ages 5 to 25 as volunteers.

Use this grant to fund Peaceful Playgrounds.

Timeline

* Applications Available: August 1
* Application Deadline: October 22
* Notification: late 2009

Check Eligibility.