Banner Children's GO KIDS!
Banner Children’s GO KIDS!, formerly Fit Kid, is a free program that gives kids and families the tools and resources they need to maintain fun, active lives while making healthy choices to improve their overall fitness. GO KIDS! educates and motivates kids and their families to be healthier through innovative programming, fun events, informational resources and advice from Banner Children’s experts.
Banner Children’s GO KIDS! members receive:
GO KIDS! starter pack with fun giveaway items inside.
Invitations to participate in GO KIDS! challenges; participants can win cool prizes.
Information about GO KIDS! events that they can attend.
Access to health information and resources that will help them excel in GO KIDS! challenges and events.
Health tips from Banner Children’s experts about nutrition and fitness.
GO KIDS! Challenges:
- GO KIDS! Summer Challenge (Summer)
Kids are encouraged to participate in the six-week GO KIDS! Summer Challenge to stay active and healthy during summer break. Kids [or their parents] will track their activity throughout the challenge. There will be weekly prize drawings for those who exercise all seven days each week. In addition, kids who complete all six weeks of the GO KIDS! Summer Challenge with 100% participation will be eligible for the grand prize drawing!
The 2014 GO KIDS! Summer Challenge will take place July 8 through August 19. Check back here in July for instructions and more information about the awesome prizes!
- GO KIDS! Family Challenge (Spring)
During this six-week challenge, families are invited to participate by submitting their “healthy family” photos online. Photos should be of families doing something active or healthy. At the end of the six weeks, a public voting period takes place. The family photo with the most votes wins the contest and that family receives a prize.
- GO KIDS! Campus Challenge (Fall)
The GO KIDS! Campus Challenge is a free six-week challenge for all Phoenix-area elementary and middle school teachers and administrators who are looking to motivate their students to get active! Teachers and administrators will share their classroom results with Banner Children’s. Every student who completes the six-week challenge will receive a GO KIDS! Campus Challenge certificate. The school with the highest participation will also win a prize.
GO KIDS! Events:
- GO KIDS! Festival
Saturday, November 1 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Banner Children’s GO KIDS! Festival is an annual event where kids and their families can engage in activities and conversations with experts to improve their overall fitness. The event is comprised of an activity zone, health zone and safety zone. Kids are given an event passport to stamp as they travel through the different stations of the event. Once they complete their passports, each kid receives a GO KIDS! pack and is entered into a raffle drawing to win a prize.
Learn more about this event.
For more information about the GO KIDS! program, please call (480) 412-3230.
Other ways to participate: