Are you a friend of Fit4Kids? Do you support our mission? If so, we invite you to our next event! 


October

 

 

Join us this October to celebrate Fit4Kids’ birthday and connect, be active, volunteer, and support us!

 

See our Wellness Integration Program in action at an elementary school. Check out an active academic lesson at Bellevue Elementary on 10/12 at 9:30am or at Falling Creek Elementary on 10/27 at 10:30am. To sign-up or learn more, please email Leigh Busby.

Head to Union Market in Church Hill anytime from 4pm – close on 10/4 to celebrate Fit4Kids’ birthday! We’ll receive 10% of all draft beer, wine by the glass, and prepared food sales. Grab a drink and dinner or get a delicious sandwich to go for you or the whole family! No need to RSVP – the more the merrier!

Jump on a bike at Boho Cycle Studio (Museum District location) on 10/15 at 11:15am for a fun donation-based class supporting Fit4Kids. It’s the perfect way to get a workout in and support Fit4Kids! There are only 30 bikes available so don’t wait to sign up!

Watch a learning garden lesson at Ruby Carver Elementary and see how our Garden Educators work with kids and use the garden as an outdoor classroom on 10/19 from 2:30-4pm. To sign-up or learn more, please email Leigh Busby.

Love golf and excited about the Dominion Charity Classic coming to Richmond 10/19-22?! Fit4Kids is an official charity partner for the Birdies for Charity program. Support us through their website and the PGA will add an additional 10% donation!

 

Join us for the 2017 Make a Difference Day 5K on Saturday, 10/28, hosted by The Pediatric Connection. This is an event for all ages (strollers welcome!). Enjoy a fun 5k race, local brews and food trucks, live music, raffles, a silent auction, kids games, and so much more! Proceeds from this event will benefit Greater Richmond Fit4Kids and local nonprofits, Sportable and ChildSavers. Sign up to run, jog, walk, or volunteer here!

 

 

Help introduce kids to new and delicious fruits and veggies! Volunteer for Richmond Public Schools’ Fruit and Veggie Week, October 23rd-27th. Volunteers will pass out a variety of fruits and vegetables during the lunch period, http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e084cacaa29a4f94-fruit2

 

 

 

November

3rd Annual Eat and Greet

Hosted by  

the Board of Young Professionals

 

Enjoy a delicious dinner of farm-to-table southern fare by Lunch | Supper with local wine and beer while connecting with other community partners and friends committed to growing wellness programming in the Richmond area. Live music by the Slack Family Bluegrass Band will also be part of this spectacular night, taking place in Lunch│Supper’s event space and backyard urban garden. You won’t want to miss this event benefiting our area’s children.

When: Friday, November 10, 2017 from 7:00-10:00PM

Where: The Urban Roost/Beer Garden at Lunch│Supper, Scott’s Addition, 1215 Summit Avenue, Richmond, VA 23230

Tickets: Tickets are $75 per person until November 1st and will increase to $90.  Click HERE to purchase tickets

Attire: Party | Dressy Casual

Purpose: Proceeds from Eat & Greet will support innovative programs that promote physical activity and healthy eating in schools, through community initiatives, and beyond.

Sponsors: Harrison Family Foundation, Dominion Energy, Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU, VA Premier, Bon Secours, Harris Williams, Pediatric Associates or Richmond, Doug Pick, and KPMG

Join us for a night of food, fun and fundraising!

Interested in being a sponsor for this event? Contact Leigh, leigh@grfit4kids.org.