Wellness in the Schools
Food, Environment and Human Health
New York, NY
Wellness in the Schools (WITS) inspires healthy eating, environmental awareness and fitness as a way of life for kids in public schools. Through meaningful public/private partnerships with school leadership, teachers, chefs, coaches, parents and kids, WITS develops and implements programs that provide healthy foods, healthy environments and opportunities for regular play to help kids learn and grow. WITS' Cook for Kids, Coach for Kids, and Green for Kids programs serve approximately 40,000 public school children across 75 public schools in New York City, Kentucky and Florida.