In early April of this year, we published a blog about Grants for Nutrition Education. But there’s much more to the field of food and nutrition grants. Check out these top five most common food and nutrition grant categories, with funding opportunities included for each category.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 1 out of every 3 adults and 1 out of every 5 school-aged children in the U.S. is obese (“Adult Obesity Facts” and “Childhood Obesity Facts”).
Given these alarming statistics and the well-known variety of health issues associated with obesity, there’s an obvious need to combat U.S. obesity rates. But what is the best way to do so?
One in six children struggles with hunger in America. Organizations are trying to curb childhood hunger by connecting kids to effective nutrition programs like school breakfasts and increased access to fruits and vegetables during the school day. Below are some grants that can assist in making sure no child goes hungry.