Named one of the Best 25 Inventions of 2016 by TIME Magazine. Connect your phone, Apple Watch or UNICEF Kid Power Band to use your everyday activity to help severely malnourished kids around the world!

“Making the world better, smarter and a little more fun” -- TIME Magazine

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As seen in WIRED, HUFFINGTON POST, US WEEKLY, E!, FORBES and NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, the UNICEF Kid Power App is compatible with your smartphone and your Apple Health app – no Band required!

Join the UNICEF Kid Power Team and turn your everyday activity into lifesaving food for severely malnourished children around the world. Families and friends can join together and activate their inner hero to see who can get in the most steps and have the greatest impact on any given day, week or month!

- For those of you who didn’t update - for 2018 we have our first major app update in 2 years. Welcome to the all-new UNICEF Kid Power experience!

- Current Users: Your profile data has been moved over to the new version. All you have to do is reset your password and reconnect your Kid Power Bands to get started.

- New Users: All you have to do is download the app and enjoy. Lucky you!

- Still works with a Kid Power Band or your Google Fit.


- Start your Kid Power journey exploring the world powered by your activity.

- Progress in ever-expanding Missions by applying your steps daily.

- Even more Missions coming soon including: Venezuela, Burkina Faso and Pakistan.


- Choose unique avatars for you and your family to explore the Kid Power app.

- Create multiple profiles to Get Active and Save Lives with the whole family.

Here’s what’s new in Kid Power 2.0:

- We’ve created a whole new way to unlock RUTF packets and turn your activity into lifesaving food for kids around the world.
- Leaderboards let you see how you and your friends stack up against the rest of the Kid Power team each day.

- The app is 100% free to use. All purchases made in-app directly support UNICEF’s lifesaving work in more than 156 countries. For every dollar raised more than 88 cents goes directly to help kids.

- Still works with a Kid Power Band or your Google Fit App

SUPPORTING NEW BANDS - in this release we are adding a firmware updater for the new UNICEF Kid Power Bands 2.0 that are coming later this summer! With this feature, we’ll make sure you’re always up-to-date with new exciting changes that we release for the Kid Power bands.

OLD APP USERS - as you might have learned from our emails, we no longer support Old UNICEF Kid Power app that so many of you used to Get Active to Save Lives. We’re excited for you to try our new app and hear your feedback. Your username and RUTF data have been moved over to the new version--everything else is brand new! All you have to do is reset your password and reconnect your Kid Power bands to get started. Be sure to reach out to our incredible Support team if you need any help!
From version UNICEF Kid Power
DAILY REWARDS: Now you can earn bonus Power Points and RUTF when you sync your band or health app each day!
MINOR FIXES: Improved some messaging and other little stuff in the first time experience that we’re sure you’ll like if you notice.
All versions
January 2, 2019
December 11, 2018