2015 Mid-Year Request for Applications (RFA)

The Michigan Fitness Foundation (MFF) facilitates the development of effective, high-quality nutrition education and physical activity promotion targeting people eligible for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Through a competitive proposal process, Partners are selected each year to work throughout Michigan to implement SNAP-Education (SNAP-Ed) programming.

This year MFF is making available a mid-year funding opportunity for current and new community partners via a 2015 Mid-Year Request for Applications. This application process is for programming in January/February 2015 - September 30, 2015.

Choices 2015

The conference that celebrates food, health and collaboration!
March 12-13, 2015  |  The Dearborn Inn  |  Dearborn, Michigan
In its tenth year, the Choices Conference provides professional development, networking, resources and information to those who bring nutrition, health and wellness information to Michigan citizens of all ages. Sessions range from topics like healthy snacks and farm markets to building relationships and civility in the workplace. Participants also learn about analyzing data, designing effective presentations and cultural competence.



November 1, 2013 SNAP Benefit Cuts

On November 1, 2013, SNAP participants nationwide will see a decrease in their food benefits. Please note: this decrease is to SNAP benefits (formerly food stamps) - it is not a decrease to your program's SNAP-Ed funding. Nonetheless, please anticipate questions from SNAP-Ed participants regarding this decrease to their household food budgets.

Coaching for Behavior Change

The FY 2014 dates have been set for the Coaching for Behavior Change pilot project. The application for participation will be available November 27th.