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Monona Grove receives $540k grant to fight childhood obesity

Monona Grove schools are on track with a $540k grant thanks to Michelle Obama's Let's Move campaign.
Monona Grove schools are on track with a $540k grant thanks to Michelle Obama's Let's Move campaign.
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  • Kids Read And Ride 5 years ago

    I'm so glad that Monona Grove has been able to provide so many excellent resources for students to become healthier! Great job!

    Our school started a "Kids Read And Ride" program this year, exclusively from people in the community who donated their unwanted exercise bikes. Students love riding the bikes, while reading fun magazines and books! It has been a huge success--where students have already pedaled over 4,000 miles since September!

    Schools from Washington state to Florida have recently started "Read and Ride" programs. If you are interested in starting this free program at your school, visit our website: www.KidsReadAndRide.com

    Sincerely,

    Scott Ertl, M.Ed.
    National "Kids Read and Ride" Program Coordinator
    Marvin Ward Elementary School
    Winston-Salem, NC
    (336) 774-4674

  • Linda 5 years ago

    Michelle Obama is hardly a role model in that she herself looks to be overweight. Her husband smokes and his cholesterol is very high.Even her own mother is overweight. Both Obamas believe that throwing taxpayer money at any problem will automatically stop the problem. This philosophy is erroneous especially at a time when the USA is bankrupt and borrowing 160 billion everyday. When the Chinese refuse to lend , Obama prints paper money and thus increases inflation for the American taxpayer!!!!

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