The event will benefit the South Florida community Coral Gables, FL (August 16, 2022)- Florida Introduces Physical Activity and Nutrition to Youth (FLIPANY) and Memorial Healthcare Systems are excited to host the annual Chefs Up Front event in Miami. The event will offer a unique culinary experience for attendees, who will dine on a five-course […]
Fort Lauderdale, FL- Fort Lauderdale Awards FLIPANY the Best Place to Volunteer Award.
Federal grants provide FLIPANY with the opportunity to help the community Dania Beach, FL (August 1, 2022)- The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced that it would award more than $10 million in Farm to School grants to 123 organizations in 44 states. Additionally, the USDA will distribute $60 million in non-competitive grants […]
Partnerships help FLIPANY make a difference in the local South Florida community Deerfield Beach, FL (June 29, 2022) – Florida Introduces Physical Activity and Nutrition to Youth (FLIPANY) is honored to have the support of various local and national partners. The Healthy Students Healthy Community Partnership (HSHC) was developed to improve the health of Deerfield […]
Even though school is out, dozens of campuses, community centers, parks and libraries are serving as Summer BreakSpot locations where any child can receive a breakfast, lunch or snack for free.
Florida City, FL- Florida City Mayor Otis Wallace and the City Commissioners have partnered with the non-profit Florida City Foundation and other organizations to offer two different summer camps.
Taste & Toast, a Curated Tasting Experience to Benefit FLIPANY is much more than food and drinks.
Boca Raton, FL- The FLIPANY organization and The Salvation Army Northwest Community Center (NWCC) in West Palm Beach have partnered to provide a complementary six-week, Summer Camp Program for local Kindergarten to 8th Grade students.
Fort Lauderdale, FL- Bring the kids for an afternoon of organized fun powered by FLIPANY, sponsored by Target and fueled Ocean Spray Cranberry and Snacks.
Join Award-Winning Chef Brian from Beaker & Gray as you enjoy an easy dish using all organic ingredients that will boost your immune system and help reduce stress delivered to your home.
Homestead, FL- In efforts to encourage engagement among students in sports and new sporting opportunities and in efforts to increase consumption of fresh fruit and vegetables, FLIPANY with its two-year Youth Engagement in Sports (YES) program has been working with middle school students in Homestead, Florida, and has already seen great results with more students […]
FLIPANY’s mission is to foster healthy lives through nutrition education, physical activities, and wellness initiatives.
Fort Lauderdale, FL- FLIPANY (Florida Introduces Physical Activity and Nutrition to Youth) is a 501c3 non-profit organization founded in 2005 by FLIPANY’s President and CEO, Lynne Kunins.
Deerfield Beach, FL- The prevalence of food insecurity is a problem in many communities, especially concerning families. Even in a time before COVID-19, the essence of every family having enough to eat was crucial but having healthy alternatives was important as well. With the initiative of Healthy Students, Healthy Community [HSHC] program, progress is slowly […]
North Miami, FL- Our Free Food Giveaways with Gang Alternative, Inc. have continued to thrive.
North Miami, FL- The first week of our Free Food Giveaways with Gang Alternative, Inc. was a success.
Lynne Kunins is LIVE on Gloria’s Gab
Palm Beach County- Beginning Monday, June 15, Palm Beach County Youth Services, in collaboration with United Way of Palm Beach County, Prime Time Palm Beach County, Inc., the Palm Beach County School District, FLIPANY and other community partners will launch Summer BreakSpot FUN, a comprehensive online enrichment summer program.
FLIPANY Flips the Script During Coronavirus Pandemic Provider Spotlight: Nonprofit focuses on feeding needy students during crisis
The only constant is change. The new realities of our world have made the old axiom abundantly clear. Everything has changed, and every individual must look at his or her behavior to figure out how they will have to change to come to grips with those realities. In the best-case scenario, what we once did […]
A Food Network star from South Florida has been preparing meals to help thousands of residents in the region not go hungry during the coronavirus pandemic. Chris Valdes and his team could be seen preparing the meals at the Coral Gables Women’s Club on Monday. “It’s not only about what’s in it for me, it’s […]
PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — The Palm Beach County School District said Wednesday their community partner, Flipany, has several sites available helping providing meals to students out of class because of the coronavirus.
Coral Gables, FL- Chefs Up Front is an intimate dining experience where each table features a locally celebrated chef who prepares an exclusive five-course wine-paired dinner.
More than 100 children from a Miami youth center enjoyed healthy food and a game of flag football with former Miami Dolphins Cornerback Sam Madison.
FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) – Some South Florida children are receiving a new place to play in Fort Lauderdale thanks to joint efforts by local organizations.
More than 100 volunteers worked together to build a playground at Middle River Terrace Park, Friday.
Free soccer programs bring fun and fitness to Miami-Dade parks
When thinking of summer meal programs, what comes to mind? Hot lunches and fresh produce bars? Themed menus made with fresh, local foods? Taste tests and cooking lessons? Summer meal sponsors nationwide are working hard to make sure these practices are the new norms, and the positive movement is spreading.
FLIPANY’s “Fun Run” took place along the Hollywood Broadwalk. The 11th annual event included a 5k, 10k, paddleboarding, a flash mob, vendors and a kids’ zone.
FLIPANY Receives $75,000 Grant from Health Foundation of South Florida to Improve Health in Miami Gardens
We are extremely honored to have our Afterschool Program recognized in the Deerfield and Pompano Forum yesterday! Check it out here:
(WSVN) — No parent wants to hear their child is overweight, but if you do, how do you change their eating habits and get them to exercise? 7’s Lynn Martinez shows us how a new program is making fitness fun in today’s Parent to Parent. Most kids love spaghetti, but it’s not the most healthy […]
Food Day 2014 Post Press Release OVER 103,000 SOUTH FLORIDA STUDENTS AND PARENTS TOOK THE ORANGE CHALLENGE AND LEARNED ABOUT HEALTHY FOOD TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL FOOD DAY Residents of the Tri-County Area (Miami, Broward, and Palm Beach) answered the question “Orange you Going to Eat an Orange?” when more than 103,000 students and parents peeled […]
For Immediate Release FLIPANY Expands Popular Chefs Up Front Dinner Evening of Culinary Creativity Benefits Local Families Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (July 10, 2014) – Florida Introduces Physical Activity and Nutrition To Youth has added twelve additional tables to Chefs Up Front, the organization’s biggest foodie fundraising event of the year, and almost doubled […]
Want to conduct grocery store tours in your community? Take a look at this article in The Miami Herald. Contact FLIPANY if you would like training to lead a grocery store tour with your community center, church, or other groups who would benefit from the information. Thank you to Opa Locka Community Development Corp for being a […]
FLIPANY is expanding to PALM BEACH COUNTY – Help us continue to expand to Palm Beach County! DONATE on May 6th. On May 6th 2014, from 12:00 a.m. to 11:59:59pm, our nonprofit is participating in the GREAT GIVE, a 24-hour online giving event designed to raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits […]
Now, through October, every dollar you donate will be matched by a generous family foundation, up to $25,000. Get your friends and family to help you fundraise for this amazing opportunity! To make a “Friends Asking Friends” page, you must register first to get access to make your own personal fundraising page. Click here to register now! […]
FLIPANY Fun Run Gets 2014 Off to a Healthy Start! Post Press Release FLIPANY Fun Run 2014
Check out the article in the Miami Herald about our Chefs Up Front event!!! Thank you to all the Chefs who participated, our sponsors, donors, and guests! We hope to see you again next year! And thank you to Jana Soeldner-Danger for reporting on this special event!
We only have 2 seats left for Chefs up Front Miami at the Biltmore. If you are interested in purchasing tickets please call 954-233-1286. There are tables and seats still available at the W Ft Lauderdale Chefs up Front event on August 23rd. Please click on the Ft. Lauderdale Link! to buy seats. See you there!! […]
New Chefs Added For The Biltmore as of July 19, 2013 Chef Brian Nasajon, Sushi Samba New Chefs Added For W Ft. Lauderdale as of July 19, 2013 Chef Bryce Statham, Blue Moon Fish Co. ; Chef Robyn Almodovar, Featured on Fox’sReality Show Hell’s Kitchen ; Vitangelo Recchia, Indigo inside the Riverside Hotel. For Immediate Release Third Annual FLIPANY Chefs Up […]
FLIPANY’s Spring Newsletter 2013
FLIPANY Spring Break Adventure Camp in the headlines!
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 7th annual FLIPANY Fun Run! Your support helps FLIPANY achieve our mission of empowering youth and adults through physical activity and nutriton programs! We will be able to serve more youth and families by helping them to eat right and get moving through your support! Please take […]
Click below to see our Chef, Jose Samour and our amazing volunteer Chef Michelle Tittle in the newspaper! http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/news/national-food-day-event-celebrates-locally-grown-f/nSm6G/
Food Day 2012 was a huge success! FLIPANY participated in two events this past Wednesday for Food Day, one in Broward and one in Palm Beach and had a great turn out at both! The day started out with a panel discussion on healthy, affordable and sustainable food. Then the audience was treated to a […]
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