SGMC Connecting KIDS
Through the Kohl’s/SGMC Foundation partnership, a local program called Connecting Kids addresses children’s health and wellness issues on a variety of levels.
To learn more please join us on Facebook and check out our website to stay up-to-date on events and find helpful information on kids and teens health and safety!
You can also contact the community health promotions coordinator at 229.333.1074 for more information.
Connecting KIDS has been able to:
- Develop a new website that is just for kids, teens and parents! Check out our Connecting KIDS site and learn more about our Connecting Kids program, events and information on health and wellness!
- Distribute fruits, vegetables and other healthy snacks to YMCA’s “Food and Fun” program Boys and Girls Club’s “Triple Play” program
Hold an annual Bike Rodeo to teach bike safety
Summer Safety Media Blitz - water, helmet, sun and internet safety
Distribution of funds to local schools for physical education equipment
With Kohl’s as our biggest corporate community sponsor, we continue to make great strides in the area of children’s wellness and nutrition.
Kohl's Department Store, through the Kohl's Cares® cause merchandise program, has given over $164,000 to the SGMC Foundation in the past 6 years to promote children’s health and wellness in our community.