The Foundation is proud to lead national programs and initiatives that support active lifestyles. Our programs ensure all children can have a lifetime of health and fitness. 


At the heart of the Foundation is the Presidential Youth Fitness Program, the national model for fitness education and assessment in schools.

Established in 2012 to empower students to be fit for life, the program modernized fitness education in schools by providing free access to best practices:

  1. Accredited training for physical educators
  2. The national youth fitness assessment standards
  3. Student & school recognition items
  4. Grants for equipment, professional development, recognition & more

The Presidential Youth Fitness Program is impacting thousands of schools & millions of students across the country.