Three schools in Minnesota will each be gifted a $100,000 Don’t Quit Fitness Center from the Foundation for Governors’ Fitness Council.

Continuing his goal of ending childhood obesity, fitness icon Jake Steinfeld, the Chairman of the National Foundation for Governors’ Fitness Councils has kicked off 2019 by selecting Minnesota for its 2019 DON’T QUIT! Campaign.

The winners will receive a DON’T QUIT! Fitness Center at three schools. The winners will be for demonstrating leadership in getting and keeping their students fit.

School nominations will run through Friday, March 22, 2019.

The nomination process is simple. All you need to do is fill out a short application and include a written essay or short video.

Download your state application at