For Immediate Release
November 5, 2012
Contact: Jill Reynolds, H-E-B, (512) 421-1048 Melissa Ludwig, DeBerry Group, (210) 380-0733
One Week Left to Apply for an H-E-B Healthy Campus Grant
Is your school making an effort to boost the health and wellness of employees and students? If so, apply now for a $15,000 Healthy Campus Grant through the H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards program.
Applications can be found online at www.heb.com/education and are due Nov. 9. Final week to apply, don’t delay!
The grant dollars can be used to enhance existing programs that promote health and wellness, or to create new ones for your unique school community.
Last year, the 12 winning schools showed a robust plan for actively promoting H-E-B’s three pillars of health — food, body and life. Examples included improving school lunch offerings, weaving nutrition into the curriculum, incorporating physical activity throughout the school day and implementing a health risk assessment for children.
Renowned for its innovation and community service, H-E-B, with sales of more than $18 billion, operates 337 stores in Texas and Mexico. The company is recognized for its fresh food, quality products, convenient services, and a commitment to environmental responsibility and sustainability. It strives to provide the best customer experience at everyday low prices. Based in San Antonio, H-E-B employs more than 76,000 Partners and serves millions of customers in more than 150 communities. For more information, visit www.heb.com.