PHIT America GO! Grants have been awarded to almost 300 schools getting children 5-12 years old physically active and healthier. GO! Grants help get children active for the first time or increase their physical activity & fitness level. Leading brands like Nike, adidas, Brooks, ETS, Life Fitness, Wilson, Mizuno, the USTA andmany more are investing in the GO! Grants programs. Donations from individuals & companies allow us to expand our reach to more children in more schools the USA.
GO! Grant programs are implemented by three-year partner, KIDS in the GAME, which excels in managing programs which get more kids off the couch and physically active. This program is the ideal way to fight the 'Inactivity Pandemic' which is creating health issues for our children.
PHIT America Goes Where The Kids Are. We get to all children to introduce them to a life of physical activity and fitness for better health. This is why we go to schools where we capture all children...not just the ones who want to be active.
In the past two years, PHIT America GO! Grants were awarded to almost 300 schools in 42 states which jump-starts more physical activity and fitness for more than 100,000 children. Most importantly, children in GO! Grant programs are doubling their activity levels. 2016 research shows the average kid added over 85 minutes of physical activity per week. The school environments are also energized by the grants.
School 'Champions,' those who are managing our grants at the local schools, are leveraging our grant with other resources and donations from other community groups. They are also insuring that the new physical activity programs are sustainable year after year. Check out some of the quotes from our local school 'Champions' HERE.
PHIT America GO! Grants support:
Our GO! Grants range from $500 to $5,000 serving 5-12 year old children. These programs introduce a child to a life of physical activity and fitness.
You can help. Individuals can make any donation but for just $20 you can help 1 more kid start of life of physical activity and sport. $40 helps 2 kids. For companies, when you give $1,000 you will help us fund a whole school. Click on the BLITZ button to the right to help NOW.
And, PHIT America guarantees at least 80% of donation goes to implementing our GO! Grant programs. We keep our overhead costs very low.
You can see the list of 445 schools which need support now HERE.
At the moment, 80% of all elementary schools have an annual budget for P.E. of less than $1,000. Right now, 10 million children in the USA are totally inactive or 'couch potatoes.' And 80% of children are at high risk of disease because they aren't physically active. Children need your help. Schools need more financial support to get their students physically active. PHIT America GO! Grants help children become more active, fit and healthy.
PHIT America is using an eight-step process designed and implemented by our partner company, KIDS in the GAME. You can learn about KIDS in the GAME below.
Thorough, accountable, creative, entrepreneurial and brand conscious are just a few words that describe the reason PHIT America has chosen KIDS in the GAME as our partner. Here is the eight-step process we use to make sure your investment is a great investment.
Rather than PHIT America establish and fund an infrastructure to manage and implement these grants, we work
hand in hand with KIDS In the GAME, a three-year partner which shares our mission and has tremendous experience in implementing grassroots grants.
KIDS in the GAME prides itself into giving 'every kid a chance to play.' The KIDS in the GAME staff realizes 'Play' is missing for many children throughout the world. They also have years of experience vetting, monitoring and managing program grants to get the most amount of physical activity for every child.
KIDS in the GAME has also come up with a great way to screen programs and monitor success. Please donate now!
If you would like to learn more about KIDS in the GAME, click here.