Mission: healthy kids

Mission healthy kids logoHelping kids eat right and stay active

Mission: Healthy Kids, a partnership of Kohl’s Cares® and Children’s Wisconsin, raises awareness about the impact of nutrition and physical activity on children’s physical development, ability to learn and emotional well-being.

The program promotes policy, systems, and environmental changes in schools that improve health and offers resources for students, parents and educators to help kids eat right and stay active.

For educators

Free resources, including information on Children’s Wisconsin's e-learning courses and details and support for the Wisconsin School Health Award.

Wisconsin schools can learn about and apply for one of 25, $2,000 Healthy Schools grants to help support nutrition, physical activity and mindfulness at your school.  The grant application is open October 21 through December 13. 

For families

Free resources for families to learn about nutrition, physical activity and mindfulness in a fun and interactive way.


Wisconsin School Health Award

Wisconsin schools can learn more about applying for this annual award. Mission: Healthy Kids collaborates with the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction to support this award.
Nutrition label facts

Food label facts

Learn what changes have been made to food labels that make it easier for you to make informed decisions about food and drinks.

Cooking with kids: no-bake energy balls

Check out our Cooking with Kids videos to get your children more involved in the kitchen. Don’t forget to download the recipes to try at home!

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