Kayla Miller was awarded “Inspirational Person of the Year” by Idaho Shu’s Running Company

“RESPECT” is the only word I can come up with to describe the way I felt waiting at the top of Pikes Peak in Colorado in August of 2015. My daughter, Kayla Miller, and her teammates were making their way up the 13.32 mile, 7800ft climb in the Pikes Peak Ascent to finish at the […]

THANK YOU for your votes!

Voting in the Safeco Insurance Make More Happen Contest closed on November 16, 2015 ending three weeks of celebrating and recognizing 33 agent/non-profit teams who make more happen in their communities.  The biggest takeaway of this contest is that we are all winners for making a difference. The second is that we increased awareness of […]

All We Want for Christmas is YOU!

The Meridian Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council teamed up with Buckle Up for Bobby to create a night light float entry for the 3rd Annual Winter Lights Parade. Our theme this year was “All We Want Is You!”. Dozens of teens worked together creating ornaments, snowflakes and large holiday packages as well as labeling over 1500 […]

Conor Lynch 5K Color Run

Buckle Up for Bobby joins other non-profit advocates at the Conor Lynch 5K Color Run in Sherman Oaks, CA on October 25, 2015.   Conor Lynch (16) lost his life in 2010 as he was struck by a moving vehicle while running in Cross Country practice for high school.  The driver was distracted. The Conor Lynch […]

Car Safety Safari – 3rd Annual Trunk or Treat and Dance to the Beat

Buckle Up for Bobby hosts “Car Safety Safari” at the 3rd Annual Trunk or Treat and Dance to the Beat event at City Hall in Meridian.  Thousands of kids and their parents arrived wearing costumes and toting buckets for candy collection. All were asked to bring non-perishable food items to be donated to the Meridian […]


The Youth Safety Summit is an annual event organized by the Meridian Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council and their safety partners.  It is held at the Wahooz  Family Fun Zone in Meridian.   The day is packed with serious education and fun-filled activities carefully selected to drive important messages home.   Students from area high schools […]

Live Forward! Run To Remember

Buckle Up for Bobby board member, Kayla Miller, participated in a very special event organized by the Keep Kids Alive Drive 25 organization based in Omaha, NE.  Founder, Tom Everson and his group of dedicated volunteers have created multiple initiatives focused on the importance of keeping our roads safe for everyone.  One such initiative is […]


2nd Annual BOBBYSTRONG Family Fun Walk and Run was held on June 6, 2015 at Tully Park in Meridian, Idaho.   This event is organized and hosted by the tremendous volunteers of Buckle Up for Bobby to honor the lives of those lost in motor vehicle crashes and to promote healthy choices.    It was […]

Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council brings tougher seat belt bill to Legislature

The Meridian Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council is a group that gives youth an opportunity to make a difference in their community, get experience in leadership and have some fun as well. But the teens of the current MYAC are working on something that would go beyond all that. They’re working on legislation at the state […]

Seat Belts Save Lives: A Mother’s Story

A loud, firm knock on the front door interrupted a rare, quiet moment in the house. It was Sunday morning and I was all alone. The boys had each spent the night with others, and my husband had been called in to deal with an urgent issue at work. I wasn’t expecting anyone and wasn’t […]

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