Allen County has been chosen as a finalist for the fifth annual RWJF Culture of Health Prize given by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
We are honored to partner with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas to design and implement new approaches to help rural Kansans live healthier, better lives.
It is time for fresh legs, new ideas, and new energy to take the Mad Bomber Run to new heights. Step up to take on this exciting challenge!
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.
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!
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.
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.
A new 0.4-mile connector trail will link the popular 6.5-mile Southwind Rail Trail with the new Lehigh Portland Trails system.
The Iola Police Department has earned a Platinum award in the AAA Community Traffic Safety Program for their work in making the community safer for biking and walking.
Moran residents responding to a city survey have expressed support for the idea of a community exercise center.
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!