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Welcome To Activate Southington

Activate Southington is an on-going initiative to improve the overall health and wellness of Southington residents. It’s not a single event; it’s a long-term program to create a sustainable environment where good nutrition and exercise are integrated into our daily life.

Our goal is to promote policy, system and environmental changes in our community to ensure that a healthy lifestyle is accessible and affordable for all Southington residents..

apple2Our Mission

Activate Southington's mission is to improve the overall health and wellness of Southington residents by providing opportunities for active living, healthy eating and physical activity.

 

Apply For A Grant From Activate Southington

Activate Southington is offering grants up to $500 to the Southington Community. Funding will be provided to organizations/groups to facilitate and motivate changes in promoting a healthy lifestyle in our community. The identified project/program should create a sustained improvement of healthy living through nurturing and expanding individuals understanding of better health and increasing opportunities for physical activity and making healthy eating choices.

The first grant applications will be open on November 1, 2017 and the first round of awards will be made by February 1, 2018. All applications may be obtained at the YMCA or downloaded here.

All applications will be reviewed by the Grant Committee of the Activate Southington. Grants will be awarded based on their direct connection in promoting sustainability for a healthy lifestyle. Groups who apply may be asked to explain their project/program to the committee members prior to the awarding of the grant.

Grant moneys will be distributed and coordinated by the Activate Southington Committee.

Upon completion of the project/program, an evaluation will be completed by the recipients involved.

Download The Grant Application

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