About Take Steps for Kids


Take Steps for Kids is a student organization at Washington University in St. Louis. Founded by Marc Hendel in 2008, Take Steps hosts a 5k, 1 mile, and 100 meter dash in support of Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri. To date, the student group has donated over $100,000. In addition to hosting race day, the student group also hosts match activities to meet the Bigs and Littles in the program. Match activities are typically held once a month and consist of field day type activities such as capture the flag, sharks and minnows, and kick ball.