promoting optimal nutrition, health and well-being

Kids Eat Right

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation is committed to promoting a healthy today and tomorrow for our children. Public education through foundation, community and corporate partners is the first step.The Kids Eat Right campaign was launched to support public education projects and programs that address the national health concern of obesity among our children. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation Kids Eat Right aims to provide many new resources to assist members in working with schools and communities to help kids eat better and move more. Purpose: to re-frame the childhood obesity prevention dialogue to include quality nutrition. Kids Eat Right is a call to action to our 75,000 members to take actions in their communities, with schools, parents, media, and policy makers to promote a total diet approach.   
Toolkits available for member use:
  • Healthy Snacking. In a Nutshell. 
  • Healthy Breakfast. Everywhere You Go. 
  • Family Champions. One Change at a Time. 
  • Family Meals. Anytime. Anyplace.  
  • Myth Busters. For Parents. 
  • Hunger in Our Community. What We Can Do. 
  • Healthy Eating. From the Ground Up. 
  • Healthy Schools. It’s a Team Effort. 
  • MyPlate. How Do I Rate?
...And more...
$173,000 in mini-grants awarded 
875 mini-grantees 
Reaching over 50,000 kids and adults!

ALDA Members sign up today to become a Kids Eat Right Volunteer. Watch this video to learn what a KER Volunteer does. 
Visit the Kids Eat Right Foundation page to learn more.

Recent News

August is Kids Eat Right Month™

Media Materials

Available Mini Grants