Safe Kids FargoMoorhead Receives 2006 Organization of the Year

Safe Kids Fargo/Moorhead, led by MeritCare Children's Hospital and sponsored by Kohl's Department Store, was awarded the "2006 Organization of the Year" award by Safe Communities of the Red River Valley. Safe Kids Fargo/Moorhead is made up of 35 community organizations and individuals.

Safe Kids Fargo/Moorhead, led by MeritCare Children's Hospital and sponsored by Kohl's Department Store, was awarded the "2006 Organization of the Year" award by Safe Communities of the Red River Valley. Safe Kids Fargo/Moorhead is made up of 35 community organizations and individuals.

The Coalition's mission is to prevent accidental injuries in children. In 2006, 556 car seats were checked at car seat checks throughout Cass and Clay counties, 4,000 school age children received buckle up education and 650 children received water safety education.