Healthy Champion Enrollment
Healthy Champions who enroll each year will receive an All Star toolkit in the mail in September. This kit will include membership information, promotional items, and a web portal password to access available resources online. Toolkits are available on a first come/first served basis.
*NEW THIS YEAR* The first 150 schools enrolled will also receive our BRAND NEW FREE signature event kit valued at $50. Use this kit to host four annual events promoting healthy meals, healthy snacks and outdoor play.
For questions about our Healthy Champions Program or enrollment, please contact Lauren Green.
- Program Details
Since 2003, Penn State PRO Wellness has supported Pennsylvania schools by assisting school health leaders with fostering an environment that supports children’s health and wellbeing. Through partnership with the Highmark Foundation, PRO Wellness helps schools teach youth and their families how to bring healthier choices to life. The program is free to all schools in Pennsylvania – public and private, K-12. Enrollment occurs at the end of each school year for the following school year.
Through the Healthy Champions Program, PRO Wellness provides programs and health education materials including:
- tools and resources to host and promote four annual events promoting healthy meals, healthy snacks, and outdoor play (Apple Crunch, Go for the Greens, Move it Outside, and Walk to School Day);
- *NEW MATERIALS FOR MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL* fact sheets, event planning guides, and promotional templates;
- special incentives through established partners where available;
- customized school champion reports;
- grant availability when opportunities arise; and
- toolkits for school nurses.
- *EXPANDED INTO 4 NEW COUNTIES* Hershey Bears student ticket vouchers to active enrolled schools in Adams, Berks, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Mifflin, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Schuykill, Snyder, Union and York counties;
- *NEW THIS YEAR* The first 150 schools enrolled will also receive our BRAND NEW FREE signature event kit valued at $50. Use this kit to host four annual events promoting healthy meals, healthy snacks and outdoor play.