Partnerships and Fundraisers

health. moves. minds.™

health. moves. minds. is a NEW service-learning program by SHAPE America where 50% of funds raised go back to your school. The service-learning program also includes lesson plans that teach kids to thrive physically and emotionally. 

About the Fundraiser

  • 50% of funds go back to your school.
  • A flexible and easy to implement program.
  • We provide everything you need to get started.
  • Includes free social-emotional learning lesson plans (K-12).

Teacher of the Year

Gopher is a proud sponsor of the Teacher of the Year program!
We are excited to shine a spotlight on outstanding health and physical education teachers across the country. 

About the Program

  • Shining a spotlight on outstanding health and PE teachers
  • Individuals named Teacher of the Year by their state affiliate have a three year window to apply at the district level
  • Deadline to apply: September 15, 2021
  • Winners are announced at the SHAPE America National Convention & Expo

Active School Partner

We are thrilled to partner with Active Schools to ensure schools get the tools and resources they need to provide an Active School environment for all students - beacuse Active Kids Do Better.

About the Partnership

Learn how to advocate for health and PE.

Students who get one hour of activity per day:

  • Do 20% better in class.
  • Miss an average of 5 less days of school per year.
  • Have 40% less disiplinary complaints.