With research showing that movement increases students’ focus, attention span, memory, self-esteem, and overall academic performance, it is hard to… Read more »
Fit4Kids Learning Gardens and cooking classes feed students’ appetite for hands-on delicious fun!
Food Explorers is a five-session after-school program aimed at making children savvy consumers of food.
Fit4Kid’s Wellness Integration program empowers elementary school teachers to incorporate movement and health promotion messages into the classroom.
What We Believe In
Active, well-nourished children learn more at school, have greater self-esteem, and grow to lead productive lives. Preventing childhood obesity isn't just about avoiding weight and disease, it's about building a brighter future.Learn More
What We Do
Tired of taking the bus to school? Why not start your day off right and take a walking school bus!… Read more »
Heart Healthy Ideas For Your Family Being aware of your family’s heart health is something you may not think about… Read more »
Greater Richmond Fit4Kids is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving children’s health and wellness and reducing the prevalence of childhood… Read more »
Long before your little ones have polished off their Halloween candy or the Thanksgiving pie, the grocery store isles are… Read more »
Recess is an essential part of the school day, but when the weather is not on our side, how can… Read more »
On Monday, November 7th, 18 RVA chefs brought their energy and expertise to 18 Richmond Public School (RPS) cafeterias to… Read more »
The holidays are fast approaching and so are the temptations of all of the amazing food that goes along with… Read more »
After a record-breaking heat this summer and fall, it’s finally getting chilly outside here in the mid-Atlantic! Fall and spring are… Read more »
On Sunday, October 16th, 2016 Greater Richmond Fit4Kids hosted our second annual Eat and Greet: Transforming Schoolyards. This year’s Eat and… Read more »