GrassROOTS Engages

We ENGAGE communities in activities that foster movement and promote healthy lifestyles.

Let's Move It Dance Party

Annual fundraising party hosted by GrassROOTS Chairman Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter.

#letsmoveit

Root, Rock, Run Community 5k Walk/Run

Held annually in Philadelphia on the morning of The Annual Roots Picnic.

#rootsrockrun

Daddy's Little Girl Health Challenge

Held annually 90 days before Father’s day; encourages fathers of daughters to engage in a health activity with their daughters. 1-1-1: one health activity, one hour, one day a week.

2013-2015

Born Runners

Mother and daughter fitness program. 8-week training clinics that prepare girls and their mothers for a 5k race.

#borntorun