To date, this program has reached 304 schools and more than 118,500 students.

Read more about how Building Healthy Communities is making a difference in Michigan elementary schools in this infographic (PDF).

Who can apply?

This program is available to any elementary school. If your school has already participated in a Building Healthy Communities program, you're not eligible to apply at this time. Here's a list of schools (PDF) that have participated.

How can I learn more? 

Read more about the Elementary School Program in the 2018-2019 program description (PDF) and the program website

How can I apply?

We're no longer accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year. 

Partners: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Michigan Fitness Foundation, United Dairy Industry of Michigan and the Center for School Health at Wayne State University.