To date, this program has reached 376 schools and more than 144,000 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 2020-2021 program description (PDF) and the program website

How can I apply?

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year.  

Partners: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Michigan Fitness Foundation, United Dairy Industry of Michigan, and the Center for Health and Community Impact at Wayne State University.