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Pound For Pound Challenge

The University of Louisville pledged to lose weight to donate food to our local Dare to Care food bank. For every pound pledges, the Pound For Pound Challenge will donate 14¢ to Feeding America® — enough to deliver one pound of groceries to a local food bank.


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Pound for Pound Challenge


The Top Individual:  Anonymous lost 13.5% of original weight

The Top Team:  Team Hudson lost 8% of their body weight


See the UofL Today YouTube video from the challenge

See the official Pound for Pound video that aired on NBC 


Thank you for your participation!

 The University of Louisville had:

63 Teams
221 Participants
3,970 Pounds Pledged

which means a total of


will be donated to support our local Dare to Care Food Bank


Although the challenge has come to an end, we encourage all of you to continue setting and reaching goals on your path to wellness.  Please visit Get Healthy Now's website to search for wellness opportunities to help you along the way:


All personal information (pounds pledge, weight, etc) submitted by employees participating in the Pound for Pound Challenge is confidential and will not be disclosed to anyone for any reason.

Challenge ended: June 30, 2010

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