On the 19th September 2015, Datuk Y.B. Datuk Hajah Jainab, Minister of Community Development and Consumers Affairs cum President of Sabah Council of Social Services flagged off the Walk-Wheelathon 2015. The successful event gathered more than two thousand participants, walking or wheeling (in wheelchair) along Jalan Tanjung Lipat.
This is an annual event organised by Sabah Council of Social Services (Majlis Perkhidmatan Masyarakat Sabah) with the following objectives:-
i) To create and increase the awareness on inclusive society and the need for barrier-free environment for persons with disabilities
ii) To creating awareness on children’s rights to safety and protection in line with Welfare Month 2015 theme, “Citizens Against Rape and Violence”.