People for Bikes has awarded Thrive a $10,000 grant towards completion of the “King of Trails” bike/ped bridge over Elm Creek in Iola.
About Thrive Allen County
Thrive Allen County harnesses the strengths of local people to build healthier, more vibrant communities in Allen County, Kansas.
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Apply today for this new position to help build Thrive’s capacity to serve as the backbone organization for a statewide rural health advocacy network.
Dedicated Thrive staff go the extra mile to ensure resident housing.
Join together in a community project to help build a playground in LaHarpe City Park on October 9th. We Are Allen County. Let’s ACT Together!
Nominations are now open for the 2016 Thrive Awards, recognizing organizations and individuals doing exceptional things in our community!
The City of Moran has been awarded a grant from the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City to establish the first public exercise center in the community.
Save the date for the second annual Portland Alley Pedalfest: September 9-10, 2016 at Riverside Park in Iola, Kansas. Learn more about the Portland Alley Pedalfest Follow Portland Alley Pedalfest on Facebook Register online
The Lehigh Portland Trails are now officially open to the public, with over 7 miles of trails for mountain biking, trail running, and nature hikes.
The Kansas Alliance for Wellness recently highlighted the Allen County GROW (Growing Rural Opportunities Works) Food and Farm Council in a short video.
Thrive Allen County is pleased to announce the appointment of Ben Alexander as Thrive’s Deputy Director.
Thrive’s mission is to support and encourage programs, policies and resources that promote access to healthcare, healthy lifestyles, and positive community conversation that improves the well-being of residents of Allen County, Kansas.
Thrive Allen County
9 South Jefferson Avenue
Iola, KS 66749
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Allen County Events
- Apr 29, 2017
Down Syndrome 5K & Fun Run: 3-2-1-Go! On the Southwind Rail Trail, Humboldt KS.
- May 1, 2017
National Bike Challenge Begins: Spin your wheels and log your miles.
- May 10, 2017
National Bike to School Day: Bike to school for National Bike Month!
- May 19, 2017
National Bike to Work Day: Choose a fun and healthy commute!
- Jun 3, 2017
National Trails Day: Join the country's largest celebration of trails!