Annually, AlohaCare sponsors a statewide art contest promoting healthy habits for children grades K to 6.
Submit a horizontal drawing using crayons, markers, colored pencils or watercolors on an 8.5” x 11” white paper that shows the following theme “I keep healthy by…” and one of the following categories must be selected:
Preventive health: For example “I keep healthy by washing my hands.”
Mental health: For example, “I keep healthy by doing crossword puzzles.”
Nutrition: For example, “I keep healthy by drinking lots of water.”
Physical activities: For example, “I keep healthy by dancing hula.”
Click here to download the entry form and glue or tape it to the bottom left-hand corner of the back of the drawing and mail to:
Attn: Children’s Art Contest
1357 Kapiolani Blvd., Suite 1250
Honolulu, Hawaii 96814
The winners will be announced in the Spring of 2014. The first place winners of each age group will receive $100 for their winning drawings. Additionally, the teachers of the Top 12 finalists will also win $100 for their classrooms.
AlohaCare has held the Children’s Art Contest for the past nine years. Each year, more than 2,500 children submit their artwork. The winners are selected statewide. Past winners have also been featured in the AlohaCare Children’s Art Calendar. More than 40,000 calendars are distributed.