We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that helps children succeed in school and life by delivering a variety of programs that increase health and well-being.
Our mission is to enhance the physical, social, and emotional well-being of every child in the country.
Housed within school buildings, Well Centers deliver essential medical, dental, and mental health care services directly to underserved students and families.
Children and young adults develop essential leadership skills that enable them to consistently lead and motivate their peers throughout school, careers, and life.
Project Myshare is a service learning platform that enables students, teachers, and community leaders to complete service learning projects in their own neighborhoods.
The 262 Running Club gives kids an exciting after-school opportunity to belong to a club that promotes physical exercise, teamwork, and character development.
“I will strive to be well each and every day through the decisions that I make, and I will continuously choose to pursue activities and relationships that enhance my physical, social, and emotional self.”
and we are free to learn, grow, and thrive.
We partner with researchers across the country to study the impacts of each of our programs on engagement, hope, ambition, and learning. At the end of each cycle, we publish our research and provide open-source materials that can be used in classrooms, homes, and communities all over the U.S.
“Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have.”
We believe that every child
can be successful.
Every child will be successful when given the right environment that delivers the right experiences and the right support at the right time.
We believe that wellness is essential for sustained success.
Children must have physical, social, and emotional well-being to engage in school and life in a way that leads to deep, enduring success.
We believe in the power of teachers and schools.
Teachers and schools are bedrocks of our communities and play a vital role in the future health and success of each of our children.
We cultivate an environment of research and innovation.
Each Wellful program is designed to be an incubator for innovation that harvests and spreads new ideas to schools, homes, and communities throughout the country.