Helping Michigan Families Make Good Choices Leading to Healthier Lives

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Kids Opening Day at Comerica Park

Sunday, April 15

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Meet the Next #MIKidsCan Youth Skater of the Game

One lucky child has received a once-in-a-lifetime experience to skate with the Detroit Red Wings as the next #MIKidsCan Youth Skater of the Game.

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For the Love of Food

A healthy and happy future for the next generation of Michiganders starts in the kitchen. Get inspired by an exclusive #MIKidsCan restaurant-to-table menu and age-by-age guides to teaching essential cooking skills.

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#MIKidsCan Champion of the Month Channels MLK Jr.

Caebre Baty was tapped to play Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in this month’s Opera Grand Rapids’ production of ‘I DREAM,’ and is relishing the opportunity. See his passion for singing and performing!

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#MIKidsCan Iceman Cometh Challenge Contest

This fall 10 Michigan kids won a race registration to the Iceman Cometh Challenge thanks to their commitment to living an active and healthy lifestyle year-round.

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The #MIKidsCan Champion of the Month is an ongoing content series that will profile one child each month living the #MIKidsCan message – healthy and active. Do you know an outstanding kid who should be recognized for getting themselves and those around them active? Use the form below to tell us their name, age, hometown and why you’re nominating them for the chance to be our #MIKidsCan Champion of the Month! Champions will be featured on this website as well as with Blue Cross’ social media communities. We can’t wait to hear your story!

Take the #MIKidsCan Pledge

Pledge to get active now

Do you know an outstanding kid who should be recognized for getting themselves and those around them active? Nominate a #MIKidsCan Champion of the Month.