UnitedHealthcare Donates Hasbro’s NERF ENERGY Game Kits to Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston to Encourage Physical Activity

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  • UnitedHealthcare initiative, featuring Hasbro’s NERF products,
    aims to help reduce youth obesity through “exergaming” and health
    education

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–UnitedHealthcare delivered 150 NERF ENERGY Game Kits, a limited-release
game that tracks physical activity and rewards kids for being active, to
the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston this afternoon. The donation is part of
a recently launched national initiative featuring Hasbro’s NERF products
that encourages young people to become more active through “exergaming.”


Throughout 2017, UnitedHealthcare will deliver a total of 10,000 NERF
ENERGY Game Kits to elementary schools and community organizations
across the country, enabling children ages six to 12 to receive the kits
at no cost.

About UnitedHealthcare
UnitedHealthcare
is dedicated to helping people nationwide live healthier lives by
simplifying the health care experience, meeting consumer health and
wellness needs, and sustaining trusted relationships with care
providers. The company offers the full spectrum of health benefit
programs for individuals, employers, military service members, retirees
and their families, and Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries, and
contracts directly with 1 million physicians and care professionals, and
6,000 hospitals and other care facilities nationwide. UnitedHealthcare
is one of the businesses of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), a
diversified Fortune 50 health and well-being company. For more
information, visit UnitedHealthcare at www.uhc.com
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Contacts

UnitedHealthcare
Mary McElrath-Jones, 914-552-4671
mary_r_mcelrath-jones@uhc.com
or
Hasbro,
Inc.
Jen DeAngelis, 401-727-6833
jen.deangelis@hasbro.com