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Jul 16, 2014, 08:01 ET

Leaders Convene At National Youth And Thought Leader Summits To Take Action For Healthy, High-Achieving Schools

This week, more than 900 students and thought leaders will gather and recommit their support for healthy change in America's schools at the Fuel Up...

Jan 31, 2014, 08:00 ET

SAP And GENYOUth Foundation Join Forces To Support Youth Entrepreneurs

 GENYOUth Foundation-- a nonprofit dedicated to improving nutrition and physical activity in US schools, today announced that it has received a...

May 03, 2013, 16:02 ET
Student Ambassadors from Fuel Up to Play 60, the nation's largest in-school wellness program, met with Warren Buffett in Omaha, Neb. on May 3 to discuss their entrepreneurial ideas to lead healthy change in their schools. The five students were awarded GENYOUth Foundation's AdVenture Capital grants to help give their classmates greater access to healthy food and physical activity in school.  (PRNewsFoto/GENYOUth Foundation)

Five Outstanding Students Meet Warren Buffett to Share Ideas and Receive Advice on Leading Change to Improve School Wellness

Five lucky students experienced a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet renowned business leader Warren Buffett at Berkshire Hathaway's annual...

Mar 04, 2013, 08:00 ET

Healthy Students Are Better Students: New Report Illustrates "The Wellness Impact" Of Good Nutrition And Physical Activity On Improving Academic Achievement

 As schools prepare for standardized testing this spring, school leaders, teachers and parents are focused on ensuring students are prepared...

Sep 18, 2012, 09:00 ET

Innovative Business Leaders and Health, Fitness and Education Experts Unite With Youth to Help Protect Productivity and Well-Being of Future Workforce

The GENYOUth Foundation is joining National Dairy Council (NDC), the American College of Sports Medicine, the American School Health...

Sep 27, 2011, 08:00 ET

GENYOUth Foundation and Discovery Education Present Live Interactive Wellness Webinar With New York Jets Quarterback Mark Sanchez

The GENYOUth Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to combating childhood obesity, and its flagship program, Fuel Up to Play 60, will...

Sep 14, 2011, 11:06 ET

GENYOUth Foundation Launches "Movement" With Corporate Partners at 10th Annual Fitness Magazine Mind, Body + Spirit Games September 17th in Central Park

The GENYOUth Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to combating childhood obesity, today announced it will sponsor the Kids' Races at the...