Fit Pro Relief Fund

A $500,000 relief fund for fitness professionals that have been most impacted by COVID-19, brought to you by Peter and Kathie Davis and Inspire360.


Helping Fitness Professionals Thrive

We feel that fitness professionals have been the unsung heroes in the community from day one and want to support you in this time of need. So we created the Fit Pro Relief Fund to help fit pros who have been financially devastated due to this difficult situation. View Peter & Kathie's letter to the industry here.

Get Assistance

About the fund

The Fit Pro Relief Fund will be offering grants as soon as possible to fitness professionals who are in severe financial hardship. Because there are limited funds, selections will be made at random for those who meet the prescribed criteria. Approximately 500 applicants who meet the criteria will receive on average $1,000 each to help meet their immediate needs. Awards will be limited to one grant per person. PLEASE NOTE: APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED. PLEASE CHECK BACK LATER FOR MORE INFORMATION.


Criteria for eligibility

  1. Five years as a personal trainer or group-exercise instructor, either part-time or full-time
  2. Up-to-date certification as a personal trainer or group-exercise instructor
  3. Your income has been severely affected by COVID-19
  4. You have not received any form of government or employer-based financial help (i.e. unemployment, severance, etc)


Who should apply?

Those who meet the criteria for eligibility (above) should apply.

How will I know if I'm selected?

You will receive an email from Please make sure to add this address to your contacts and check your junk and spam folders periodically.

Will I need to pay this money back if I am selected?

No, you won’t! This is to help you get back on your feet. Please use this money to help with your rent or mortgage, groceries, bills, etc.

What additional information will I need to provide if I'm selected?

We will notify you to send over a signed W9 if you a selected. The Global Fund for Mental Health, a 501(c)(3), will send the check and needs this information in order to award you the grant.