Project RUN is our way of giving back to the neighborhoods in and around Pittsburgh.
To help schools and community organizations establish Kids of STEEL sites in their neighborhoods, P3R staff will work with a designated staff member for at least 1 spring season (January-race day in May) with an optional summer season as well. During the spring season, children at these designated sites will receive:
The past 4 years of Project RUN have taught us a lot. The children have taught us listening to them is really important. Site coordinators have taught us about the need for individualized programming for their sites. To ensure we provide the best programming for these sites, our team has developed a Wishlist of what we’re looking for in a Project RUN. site.
Kids of STEEL is a physical activity and nutrition program designed to motivate children to pursue quality nutrition and an active lifestyle by incorporating exercise and healthy eating habits into their daily routine.
P3R wants every child in Southwestern Pennsylvania to have access to the Kids of STEEL program.