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Kids Ultimate Challenge is going virtual!

May 13, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Kids Ultimate Challenge is going virtual! 
 
MAY 13, 2020 - During this time of social distancing, Niagara Health Foundation is encouraging children to stay active, while giving back to their community. This year, the popular Kids Ultimate Challenge fundraiser in support of the Children’s Health Unit of Niagara Health is going virtual. 
 
This 10-day, online, interactive event will be a platform for children to showcase their accomplishments while raising funds to support the youngest patients at Niagara Health. 
 
“Kids Ultimate Challenge is one of the most anticipated events of the summer,” says Chris Green, Director of Communications, Marketing and Community Engagement at Niagara Health Foundation. “Our virtual event is a unique opportunity for our community to come together virtually for an important cause. The proceeds from the event will support the purchase of life-saving equipment for the Children's Health Unit of Niagara Health.”
 
The event will take place from June 12th to June 21st and will involve a series of challenges that can be done safely, while distancing. Participants will receive a printable name bib, participant t-shirts, and medals to foster a sense of community. Challengers will participate in challenges, receive points, win prizes, and support a great cause!
 
To register or learn more about the event visit www.KidsUltimateChallenge.com.
 
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About Niagara Health Foundation
Niagara Health Foundation raises funds to support Niagara Health for the advancement of health care in Niagara. Supporting Niagara Health in its mission, Niagara Health Foundation raises funds for priority equipment needs, redevelopment projects and patient programs at Niagara Health’s five sites, located in Welland, Niagara Falls, St. Catharines, Port Colborne, and Fort Erie.
For more information, visit www.niagarahealthfoundation.com  


About Kids Ultimate Challenge
Traditionally, Kid's Ultimate Challenge takes place every year at Burgoyne Woods in St.Catharines. Modelled after popular ‘mud run’ events for adults, the Kids Ultimate Challenge offers a unique experience geared to children from ages 4 to 13. This highly anticipated family outing is packed with kid-friendly activities – the highlight of which is a non-competitive 1km obstacle course filled with fun surprises! 

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