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May 19 2016
Intent to Award Marketing Contracts for FY17 RFP# 852M711 - VFHY's Web/Digital/Design Marketing Initiatives Rescue Agency: Award amount not to exceed $400,000 Channel Communications, Inc.: Award amount not to exceed $100,000 Recommended for Renewal: VFHY’s Social Marketing Initiatives,... Read more
Apr 26 2016
State Health Commissioner emphasizes continued efforts to sustain the improvements (Richmond, Va.) – According to the results of the latest Virginia Youth Survey - which is jointly conducted by the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) and the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth (VFHY) – overall,... Read more
Apr 11 2016
INSTRUCTIONS FOR RESPONSE TO REQUEST FOR BEST VALUE PROPOSALS (RFP) #852M711   Issue Date:                  April 8, 2016                                                   Title:                            VFHY’s Web/Digital/Design Marketing Initiatives                                      Issuing... Read more
Jan 6 2016
Grants will train teen volunteers across Virginia to promote healthy lifestyles RICHMOND- The Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth (VFHY) has awarded $48,000 in grants to 24 high schools across Virginia to start or support chapters of VFHY’s award-winning Y Street teen volunteer group. One of... Read more
Dec 2 2015
NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD RFP #852P018, Healthy Communities Action Teams Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth will provide grant awards to the organizations listed below not to exceed the following award amounts. Award Period: July 1, 2016-June 30, 2018   Organization Name Award... Read more

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Established in 1999 by the Virginia General Assembly, the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth (VFHY) empowers Virginia’s youth to make healthy choices by promoting active, nutritious and tobacco-free living.

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The Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth issues grants for programs and initiatives to reduce and prevent youth tobacco use and childhood obesity throughout the Commonwealth each year. 

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The Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth's mission includes reducing and preventing youth tobacco use.

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Obesity is the second leading cause of death in the United States. Over the past three decades, childhood obesity rates in America have tripled. The Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth works to reduce and prevent childhood obesity by funding and training community-based coalitions.

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The Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth has provided quality regional trainings to prevention professionals throughout the state of Virginia since 2005.