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Feb 7 2013
The Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth's FY 2012 annual report is now available to download!   2012 Hi-res | Low-res
Feb 6 2013
RICHMOND- A new survey of more than 6,400 Virginia residents statewide finds that 94 percent of teens are exposed to tobacco advertising in gas stations and convenience stores. According to the survey conducted by the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth’s volunteer high school action group, Y... Read more
Feb 5 2013
The Greater Richmond Coalition for Healthy Children (GRCHC) is excited to announce the 2013 Healthy School Food Environment Grant program. Purpose:The goal of the Healthy School Food Environment Grant program is to support new projects or sustain existing initiatives that will encourage healthy... Read more
Jan 23 2013
VFHY Board member state Del. T. Scott Garrett, M.D., recognized the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth and Virginia Healthy Youth Day on the floor of the General Assembly on Jan. 17. He also gave us some very nice compliments for our work in bringing youth tobacco use to a 10-year low in... Read more
Jan 17 2013
Virginia Secretary of Health and Human Resources Dr. Bill Hazel announced that Virginia’s teen smoking rates have plummeted to the lowest point in 10 years! Secretary Hazel made his remarks at the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth’s fourth annual Virginia Healthy Youth Day event, which was held... Read more