ChildObesity180, a national youth obesity group, is seeking to find effective physical-activity programs for elementary-school students through a $500,000 grant competition. "We know there's so much good work going on to get our kids up and moving every single day, all across this country," first lady Michelle Obama said in a video announcing the contest. "So we want to find the most effective ways that people are increasing physical activity for kids -- and then help those ideas grow to scale, so that they can help even more children."

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