Thrive Allen County would like to thank all of our sponsors who have partnered with us to make our 10th Annual Awards Banquet our biggest and best yet! Prior to this year, the most people attending a Thrive Annual Awards Banquet has been 300. On Friday, November 17, we are expecting 550 people to pack […]
Join Thrive Allen County and your fellow community members as we celebrate a Decade of Dynamism on Friday, November 17th. This will be Thrive’s 10th Anniversary Awards Banquet and we would love to have all our friends join us to celebrate. There will be a social at The Frame Shop in Humboldt from 5:00pm-6:00pm (a […]
Thrive Allen County is pleased to announce that Allen County has been awarded a “Culture of Health” prize from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
A decade of leadership and investments have made Allen County Kansas a ‘Culture of Health’ model for rural communities across the nation.
Learn about the history and renovation of a historic building into Thrive’s new office and meeting space.
Thrive Allen County presents awards each year in November to organizations and individuals doing exceptional work in our community. We do this because good work deserves to be recognized, and because it’s important to celebrate success! Four awards are given for excellence in our primary program areas: Health and Wellness; Recreation; Education; and Economic Development. The Donna Talkington […]
Thrive purchased and moved into the Kress Building (9 South Jefferson) in July of 2016 to better fit our growing staff and needs. The building has been undergoing extensive renovations to turn it into our new home. We are excited to show you our newly renovated space on Tuesday, September 19! You are invited to join us at […]
Thrive is known as THE go-to place for Navigator assistance. Our Navigators have helped to reduce Allen County’s uninsured rate from 21% in 2013 to 10% in 2016. Over four Open Enrollments our Navigators have seen more than 1,000 people, assisting consumers with applications, enrollment into insurance plans and educating them on how to understand […]
Iola’s trail system was in the running to be named Kansas Trail Guide Town of the Year, and Iola won the poll by a landslide! Thrive Allen County will be presented the award for the 2017 Kansas Trail Guide Town of the Year on Thursday, July 20 at 2pm at the Thrive Allen County conference room, 9 […]
Thrive Allen County has been working statewide to support rural communities and coalitions within the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas Pathways to a Healthy Kansas Grant program. Thrive was chosen to consult with Pathways grantees based on our growth and knowledge in the core areas of the Pathways program: healthy eating, tobacco cessation and […]
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