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NFL Charities awards $1.8 million to The Cooper Institute’s FITNESSGRAM


New Partnership Adds FITNESSGRAM Assessment Tool To NFL PLAY 60 In-School Outreach

NFL Charities, the charitable foundation of the National Football League, has awarded a three-year, $1.8 million grant to The Cooper Institute to support youth health and prevent childhood obesity as part of NFL PLAY 60.

 

The grant will go to The Cooper Institute’s FITNESSGRAM® program, a physical fitness assessment tool measuring student health. NFL PLAY 60 FITNESSGRAM will be made available free of charge to 1,120 schools throughout each of the 32 NFL markets.

 

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Schools interested in learning more about how they might be able to participate should visit www.nflplay60fitnessgram.com/projectOverview.cfm.

 

For more about FITNESSGRAM and The Cooper Institute, visit www.FITNESSGRAM.net/.




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