GENYOUth’s aim is to identify solutions to give children a healthier diet and a taste for physical activity. It works in schools in the United States. Its flagship programme called “Fuel Up to Play 60”, has today become a national benchmark in the field of health and well-being for young people.
Project supported: Setting up a pilot project called “Breakfast in the Classroom” in a school in Brookings for one year. The Foundation’s donation will enable the necessary equipment to be bought to provide this programme.
The project will be set up in a school in Brookings in South Dakota, with the support of the teaching team and volunteer parents. To combat growing inactivity amongst children and the scourge of obesity, learning, cooking and nutrition workshops, and physical activities will be provided in the school to help the children adopt better habits