Local charity competing for grant money

Vote for $30,000 grant

Local charity competes in healthy living competition for grant money.

South Florida charity, "Strong Women, Strong Girls" is one of 33 national finalists in the 2013  "Aetna Voices of Health" national campaign competing for a $30,000 first place prize!

Local 10's MJ Acosta works closely with the group in South Florida and was recently honored for her dedication. Now, they need your help winning it all. Voting for the health campaign here. Voting goes through October 13th. Aetna will award $30,000 to the group that gets the most online votes and $20,000 to the second-place finisher.

All of the finalists promote wellness locally by fighting conditions like asthma, diabetes and childhood obesity. "Strong Women, Strong Girls" has created a video describing how prize money will help achieve the organization's goals right here in South Florida.