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Healthy Kids Spotlight

North Reading, Massachusetts

Matt Quinlan is one of our newly cemented Coordinators who is preparing for his first Series this spring!  He will be bringing Healthy Kids Running Series to the North Reading community in northeastern Massachusetts starting in April. Matt took the HKRS Community by storm with the highest sign-up total out of any program in the […] >> READ MORE

Meet Hadley: A 4-Year Old from Indiana, PA

When most people think of arthritis, they associate the joint pain with ‘getting old.’ Many people would never expect that these conditions can affect people of all ages. Hadley and her family were no different. But, in June of 2016, at the age of two, Hadley was diagnosed with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA).  Idiopathic refers […] >> READ MORE
Healthy Kids Spotlight

On the Run with Bella!

Bella is always on the move. Whether she is outside in the yard, or in the house, wherever she is going, she runs.  On family walks, her parents sometimes must tell her to slow down because it can be hard to keep up. Naturally, when Bella and her family found out about Healthy Kids Running […] >> READ MORE
Healthy Kids Spotlight

True Perseverance in Cresskill, NJ

Avery has always been an adventurer.  Every chance she gets, she is outside, traveling with her family to a new place, trying out a new activity or sport.  This has brought her to a variety of places, from the beaches of the Cayman Islands, to the ski slopes of Vermont. But, in 2017, all this […] >> READ MORE
Healthy Kids Spotlight

The Power of Encouragement

A lot of Healthy Kids Running Series is about service.  As a non-profit, each year money earned is cycled back through the program in a constant effort to enhance the experience that we can provide for our kids and families. Because of this, our program has a strong reliance on volunteers.  They are the unsung […] >> READ MORE
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TJ ‘Runs’ at the Chance to Help Others

When TJ started school at KIPP DC Elementary, the teaching staff began to immediately notice certain intangibles that permeate from his personality.  TJ jumps at the chance to help any student, whether it’s in an instructional or friendly nature.  He is bursting with energy, willing to participate in or volunteer for any and every activity. […] >> READ MORE
Healthy Kids Spotlight

Jackson’s Drive to Run

Ever since Jackson was a young boy, people have always told him how fast he is. He was running as soon as he learned how to walk, and running has provided a wonderful outlet for Jackson’s immense energy level. He has always played organized sports like flag football or soccer, but running has always been […] >> READ MORE
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