Two Carroll County Schools Receive Grants from the Georgia Department of Public Health

May 19 2017

Bowdon Elementary School and Villa Rica Middle School were each awarded a $3,000 grant from the Georgia Shape School Nutrition and Physical Activity Program sponsored by the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH). The funds will be used to enhance physical activity and nutrition efforts in these schools.

Georgia Shape is the Governor’s statewide initiative to bring together governmental, philanthropic, academic and business communities to address childhood obesity in Georgia. To date, more than 60 schools have been funded through the Georgia Shape initiative.