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Announcing 10th Annual Run on the Roof!

        

It’s hard to believe but it’s been 10 years and the 2015 Run on the Roof is almost here!  The Run will be held Friday June 19th at 2pm through Saturday June 20th at 2pm. Family fun day will be on Saturday from 10am – 1pm, featuring food and free games for kids.  Stop by for some fun and support us at the grant presentation at noon as well.  We’ll be granting out the most we ever have!  Thanks for your support!

The 2014 Run on the Roof is Almost Here!

        

The 2014 Run on the Roof is almost here!  We will be holding the Run starting at 9am on Saturday 6/21 going through 9am on Sunday 6/22.  Family fun day will be on Saturday from 10am – 1pm, featuring food, free games and a sunflower growing workshop for kids.  Join in on the fun and stop by for the grant presentation at noon as well!

ROTR_2014_Brochure

Announcing Run on the Roof 2013

        

The 2013 Run on the Roof will be Friday 6/21 through Saturday 6/22.  Please contact kara@thekidstrust.org if you are interested in helping out.  Zoo America will be present for a free show from 11am – noon on Saturday.  Hope to see you there!

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Run on the Roof 2012 Recap

        

The date this year was from Friday, June 20th at 2pm to Saturday, June 21st at 2pm at Madden Physical Therapy. The “family fun day” was be held on Saturday from 10am – 2pm. The grant awards were distributed at noon. Thank you to all of our sponsors!

How do you begin to cope when you lose your brother, a son, a best friend, a mentor, a good man?  If you’re this young lady (with the help of all the people who loved him) you carry out his wishes to establish a foundation that will help children of abuse. Read more…

In lieu of the 2011 Run on the Roof…

        

We took a break from hosting the Run on the Roof this year but still received plenty of donations.  Thank you to everyone who donated in lieu of the Run on the Roof this year!  It will be back next year!

2010 Run

        

Join us as we celebrate 5 years of making a difference!  The Run on the Roof will be held June 18th, 2:00 pm through June 19th, 2:00 pm.  Join in for food, free games and fun on Saturday!

Run on the Roof Brochure 2010

2009 Run on the Roof

        

The 2009 Run on the Roof was held on Friday, June 12th through Saturday, June 13th at Madden Physical Therapy. Thanks to those who joined in for the fun! Please contact kara@thekidstrust.org if you are interested in volunteering/running at next year’s Run.

2009 Brochure

Isaac’s Community Night for TKT

        

In celebration of Gary Jr.’s birthday and a way to support TKT, we got together on Monday, April 7th at Isaac’s on Linglestown Road. The fundraiser raised over $200.00 for TKT! Thank you to all those who attended!

The 2008 Run on the Roof Event

        

The date this year was from Friday, June 20th at 2pm to Saturday, June 21st at 2pm at Madden Physical Therapy. The “family fun day” was be held on Saturday from 10am – 2pm. The grant awards were distributed at noon. Thank you to all of our sponsors!

Run on the Roof 2008 Brochure

Run on the Roof 2007

        

Thank you to everyone who contributed and made the 2007 Run a success!

There was food, games, clowns, and face painting on Saturday, June 16th. TKT raffled off 2 Penn State vs. Notre Dame football tickets, a Joe Paterno autographed football, a Paul Posluszny autographed jersey, and a Penn State Souvenier basket.

TKT handed out checks to Rejoice, Inc., YWCA, Family Service Partners and AdoptionLinks.

Click here for the 2007 Run on the Roof Brochure.

Run on the Roof 2006

        

The Run-on-the-Roof was a 24-hour running relay that took place from June 16th at 5 pm to June 17th at 5 pm, the one year anniversary of Gary’s death. Friends and family of Gary ran and worked at the fundraiser. The run took place on a treadmill located on top of the roof of Madden Physical Therapy Building (in Harrisburg, PA).

During the day on June 17th, the fun included clowns, food, and games. The Kids Trust presented their first grants to the following agencies: Rejoice, Inc., ParentWorks, Catholic Charities, and the Mental Health Association of the Captial Region. Read more…