Fuel Up to Play 60 in Illinois
Fuel Up to Play 60 empowers Illinois students to create and implement activities that reward them for making healthy choices, and inspire change in their school.
While Fuel Up to Play 60 focuses on empowering students to make healthy changes, these students depend on the support of the community around them – YOU – to help ensure their success.
Latest Illinois Success Story
In Illinois, together with the involvement of multiple supporting health, nutrition and education organizations, Fuel Up to Play 60 partners have pledged their support to ending childhood obesity within a generation.
Illinois All-Stars Celebration
The Fuel Up to Play 60 Illinois All-Stars Celebration video features school staff, students, health professionals and others talking about the importance of nutrient-rich foods and physical activity. Ten schools from Illinois celebrated their accomplishments at the Walter Payton Center, home of the Chicago Bears.
Illinois Governor Pledges Support
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn pledged his support for Fuel Up to Play 60 on August 14, 2012 at the Illinois State Fair. Join Midwest Dairy, NFL alumni player Anthony Morgan, Fuel Up to Play 60 National Student Ambassador Alejandro Guadarrama and Illinois Student Ambassador Angelique Livingston in a video celebration highlighting the event.
Support Fuel Up to Play 60
Thank you for making a secure gift to Fuel Up to Play 60. Every dollar donated goes to implement healthy eating and physical activity in schools. Together, we’re helping students establish lifelong healthy habits. This link takes you to the GENYOUth Foundation, which handles the administrative part of funding for Fuel Up to Play 60. Don’t forget to direct your gift for use in Illinois!