Rethink Your Drink: Choose Water! is a Healthy Active Arkansas grant opportunity to encourage students and school staff to drink more water during the day. Through a partnership with Delta Dental Foundation of Arkansas, Healthy Active Arkansas has committed $41,000 to replace existing drinking fountains with water bottle refilling stations at a select number of schools as part of the Rethink Your Drink campaign.
Any K-12 school is eligible to apply, and the application is available here. The deadline to apply is 4 p.m. on February 28, 2019.
This opportunity supports HAA’s Priority 7: Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Reduction goals to reduce the number of sugar-sweetened beverages consumed by children and adults. Check out the Priority 7 page to learn more.