Family 101 5K, Community Block Party & Health Fair

Event details

  • Saturday | May 19, 2018
  • 745 Walker Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66101
  • 9132812002
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Date(s) - 05/19/2018
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Join the NBC Community Development Corporation and the New Bethel Church, along with several community partners for the 2018 Family 101 5K which includes a Free Community Block Party and Health Fair on Saturday, May 19th!

This year’s theme is “Let’s Move WYCO” with emphasis on Infant & Fetal Mortality.  Bring the entire family out to enjoy a day of full of fun activities which include a Block Party Kick-Off Lip Sync Battle, Kick Ball, Water Balloon Dodge Ball, Kids Fun Run, a 1 Mile Stroll and a host of other activities you’ll here more about later! The Block Party and Health Fair are ABSOLUTELY FREE!

Starting that morning, there will be a 5K or 1 Mile option to Run/Walk/Bike. You must register to participate. It is only a $20 donation to register! To register or for more information of how you can volunteer visit or click on the link below!


More Info:

The Family 101 event began with a focus on the Wyandotte Country Zip Code 66101 with the objective of getting back to the basic fundamentals of family and community. It has now grown to include the entire Wyandotte County area as well as the surrounding Greater Kansas City Metropolitan area. Our theme is: Let’s Move WYCO, with a focus this year on Fetal and Infant Mortality. The NBCCDC has partnered with Children’s Mercy & Shawnee Mission Health to bring awareness to this great epidemic within our community through the project Every Baby to 1 ( Our goal is 500 registered people completing the Walk/Run/Bike course. There is a very minimal registration fee associated with the walk, but the Health Fair and Block Party are completely free to the community.