2019 Dubuque Diabetes Dash

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2019 Dubuque Diabetes Dash

From Megan Welter

All funds raised through the Diabetes Dash will be donated to Camp Hertko Hollow and to help fund continued diabetes research through JDRF Eastern Iowa!

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Who we are: The Dubuque Diabetes Dash was formed to join efforts with Camp Hertko Hollow & JDRF Eastern Iowa Chapter tto raise money to help provide an educational and recreational camp for Iowa's youth who have diabetes and to help fund continued diabetes research to ultimately find a cure.   Why participate: Help support your local community! Money raised from the Dubuque Diabetes Dash will help provide scholarships for kids in the Dubuque area to attend the 2019 summer camp and to help fund the research necessary to find a cure for diabetes.  

 Race Day Information: Packet Pickup and Check-in will begin at 3:00 P.M.  Race will begin and end at the Derby Grange Driving Range Event Barn. 5k Run: 4:00 P.M. Fun Walk: will start directly after the 5k run.  After Party: 4:30-7:00  Join us after the race for music, silent auction (last bid will take place at 6:30 p.m.), food/drinks, kids zone (inflatables & games), and lots of fun!   *This event will happen rain or shine and is non-refundable. Kids 5 and Under are Free (t-shirts not included)!  

  AWARDS Medals will be awarded to the following:  1st Place Male 1st Place Female 1st Place Kid (15 and under)  

  HELP US FUNDRAISE Go the extra mile this year--Join the Dubuque Diabetes Dash fundraising team! If you or someone you know has been affected by juvenile diabetes, go the extra mile and raise money for a great cause that affects so many. Our goal is to raise $2,500 before the event. Click below to view the Dash Fundraising page. We encourage you to email this link to your family, neighbors, co workers or simply share on Facebook to your followers.  Looking to get pledges for walking/running the event?    Start fundraising today--Click DONATE NOW to get started:   


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   NOMINATE KIDS FOR CAMP HERTKO HOLLOW Do you know a local child living with Juvenile Diabetes that would like to attend camp this summer? Click here to nominate them for a Diabetes Dash Camp Scholarship!  

  VOLUNTEER We are currently looking for volunteers to help us with day of event tasks (registration, on the course, silent auction, kids zone, etc). Email Megan Welter for more details dbqdiabetesdash@gmail.com

    2019 SPONSORS

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Interested in sponsoring this event? Please email dbqdiabetesdash@gmail.com.    

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