Proceeds from the annual Yellow Jacket Challenge funds Wellness Initiatives in Greenville Public Schools. In 2014, six grants – up to $2,500 per grant – were given to the district as a whole and totaled $10,067!!!
Yellow Jacket Running Clubs at all schools were recipients as well as the Fit Kid Club, Wellness of the Mind, Staff Wellness Initiative and the Wrestling Loft Tech upgrade.
Wellness Grants were awarded to:
High School Weight Room Enhancements
High School Stationary Bicycles
Physical Education Audio Enhancements
Baldwin Heights Juggling Club
Summer Literacy and Wellness
GPS Running Clubs
Movin and Groovin Our Way to Healthy Bodies
Head Lice Student and Family Assistance Program