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Dec 4 2013
The Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth Board of Trustees met on Dec. 3 and announced its intent to award Healthy Communities Action Teams (HCAT) grants to 20 organizations across Virginia. These childhood obesity prevention grants help build and support community coalitions to prevent and reduce... Read more
May 22 2013
The Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth's Board of Trustees passed a motion at its May 21 meeting recommending marketing contracts for renewal. The following notice of intent to award funding for the FY14 VFHY Marketing Campaign includes:   Barber Martin Advertising Contract Number:  8520672... Read more
May 14 2013
RICHMOND – You wouldn’t eat 54 cubes of sugar, so why are you drinking them? That’s how much sugar is in the average 64-ounce soda and kids will get a chance to see that firsthand at any one of the more than 175 Rev Your Bev Day events being hosted by the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth on... Read more
Apr 29 2013
The 2014 National Reducing Tobacco Use for Youth and Young Adults Conference will be held April 10-11, 2014, at the Sheraton Pentagon City in Arlington, Va. Call for Abstracts coming out soon! The conference is co-sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth and Prevention Connections.
Apr 12 2013
A new survey of more than 15,800 Virginia residents statewide finds that 94 percent of Virginians support requiring at least 30 minutes of daily physical education in elementary and middle schools. According to the survey conducted by Y Street, the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth’s  award-... Read more