The Delaware KIDS Fund continued the tradition of its longstanding summer fundraising event by hosting the 7th Annual KIDS Fund 5K in Newport and the Inaugural KIDS Fund 5K in Dewey Beach. Now known as the KIDS Fund 5K Series – held the first two weeks in August, both 5K’s helped raise over $34,000 and feature over 478 runners and walkers, 67 corporate sponsors, 21 volunteers and 120 medalists. All funds raised from this series is placed back into the community towards emergency food programs intended for Delaware children.