What is STEP UP 4 KiDS?

It’s a FUN event that challenges adults and kids to be healthy and active by walking the most steps for a week. The goal is to raise funds to combat childhood obesity by supporting under-served kids and sites wanting to join the Healthy LifeStars program.


Step with us from October 16 – 23, 2016

Easy to participate on your own or to create a team or join a team.

  • Track your steps
  • Log your steps
  • Kids 17 years and younger participate for free!

What do I need to do?

    1. Register as an individual, create a team or join a team.
    2. Use a pedometer, a device like a Fitbit or a smart phone with a free app to track your steps.
    3. Log in once a day and enter your day’s total steps.
    4. Encourage friends, family members, and colleagues to support your or your team’s Walkathon efforts by sponsoring you or your team.
    5. Set up a fundraising campaign online HERE* (optional)
*Healthy LifeStars is using ColoradoGives.org for our fundraising platform. Thanks to our existing presence in Colorado and ColoradoGives.org offering the most reasonable rates for crowdfunding, your donation will go further and allow us to reach more kids! All funds raised through the site will support children who participate in The LifeStar Challenge regardless of geographic location.

How do I win?

Prizes are awarded to:

  • Top 25 kids
  • Top 3 adults
  • Top team

All winners are eligible for a FREE ticket to the Nov 9th Celebration in Phoenix. One representative from the winning team attends for FREE.

Are there any other prizes?

  • The first 250 Challenge participants (adults and kids) will receive a free t-shirt!
  • The first 150 kids (17 and younger) that register will receive a free pedometer and other goodies!

Registration is now open HERE!

Healthy Runner

No time to walk? Support us with a donation!

  • Donate to the program and support our kids
  • Support a friend, family member, or colleague who is participating in the Walkathon. Don’t forget to enter their name after you click the button below.
  • Support a friend, family member, or colleague who is participating in the Walkathon by donating to their fundraising campaign.

Did you know?

As little as $50 will give one child continued FREE access to the Healthy LifeStars program FOR AN ENTIRE YEAR! Your help provides a child a chance of a lifetime of self-esteem and good health!

Thank you for your help!

Donate Directly to Healthy LifeStars

Step Up 4 Kids Celebration Wednesday November 9, 2016 5:30 – 8pm

Meet some of our amazing LifeStars and cheer on our winners. But most importantly, have lots of fun celebrating!