June 12, 2013

Contact: Bevin Theodore

Director of PR & Communications


  KidsPeace and Brown Daub Kia present Soapbox Derby 


N. WHITEHALL TWP. – Gear up for an afternoon of fun at the inaugural soapbox derby on June 19, presented by KidsPeace and Brown Daub Kia.

Brown Daub Kia has generously agreed to sponsor the event on KidsPeace’s Orchard Hills Campus. The derby begins at 1:30 p.m. and will feature cars built by participants. Prizes will be awarded, and a cookout will follow the race.

WHO: KidsPeace and Brown Daub Kia

WHAT: Soapbox derby

WHEN: 1:30 p.m., June 19

WHERE: 5300 KidsPeace Drive, Orefield

About KidsPeace

For 130 years, KidsPeace has been building on its expertise to give hope, help and healing to children, families and communities throughout the United States. Through its comprehensive range of residential treatment programs; accredited educational services; unique psychiatric hospital and foster care and community-based programs, KidsPeace is dedicated to helping people connect, transform and overcome their challenges to ensure a stable future, transition to adulthood and gain independence. Since its doors opened in 1882, more than 200,000 children have participated in one of the multitude of programs KidsPeace offers. For additional resources or more information on how to get involved, become a foster parent or make a donation, please visit Follow us at or on Twitter @KidsPeace.