Movemeant Foundation awards movement-based grants to a variety of young female athletes, from economically disadvantaged backgrounds who require additional resources for mental, physical and emotional coaching. The goal of the grant is to fuel the positive power that sports have on a young woman’s self-confidence and help to strengthen its presence so it can be have lasting effects throughout her life.
Financial grants are awarded to:
- Girls nationwide between the ages of 8 - 16, paying particular attention to those in underserved communities who have limited access to health, fitness and sports programming
- Each grant awarded is designed to support sports and other physical activity programs that are either new to the recipient or expand on her existing participation in the sport
- Grants may be used for sports instruction, athletic equipment, athletic apparel and coaching/mentorship and it may only be used for girls' sports/physical activity programs