Ready Set Gold
Ready Set Gold is a free structured mentoring program that provides service to students in elementary, middle and high school. The program is in over 50 LAUSD schools. Olympians adopt a school and make five visits to the school throughout the year to motivate students to eat healthy and improve their fitness. Research indicates that students' fitness and health have a direct correlation to students' academic success.
Jump Rope For Hearts & Hoops For Hearts
Jump Rope For Heart (JRFH) and Hoops For Heart (HFH) are national education and fundraising programs jointly sponsored by SHAPE America and the American Heart Association. They promote physical education and provide children with knowledge of heart disease and stroke while raising funds for cardiovascular disease research, stroke research, and health education.