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July 2015

JDRF Family Picnic

  • July 9
  • 05:30 - 07:00
  • JDRF Greater Iowa Office

Relax and celebrate with the JDRF family! Grab your lawn chairs and come out to enjoy a BBQ along with lawn games, water balloons and tie-dye. Thursday, July 9th, 5:30-7:00 PM JDRF Greater Iowa Office- 3580 EP True Parkway Ste. 101, West Des Moines, IA 50265 Bring your 2015 JDRF One Walk or other t-shirt to color. Dinner is provided and gluten-free options will be available. You can also check out the JDRF “Yard Sale” where past JDRF memorabilia is available for a goodwill donation. Please RSVP…

JDRF Awards Day at the Iowa Cubs

  • July 19
  • 01:05 - 04:00
  • Principal Park

Join us July 19 at Principal Park to celebrate your Walk fundraising success! Everyone registered for the 2015 JDRF One Walk is eligible for two (2) free general admission tickets to the July 19 Iowa Cubs game at Principal Park. Participants will receive vouchers in the mail before the event to be redeemed at the JDRF table on the way into the game. Qualifying teams will also receive their certificates, plaques or golden sneaker awards. Show your T1D support by wearing your JDRF…

Fundraiser- Field of Dreams Ghost Players

  • July 25
  • 04:30 - 08:00
  • Norwalk-McAninch Sports Complex

Come out to see the “The Greatest Show on Dirt” presented by T1D families in the Norwalk community! Ghost Players will travel in from the corn fields of Dyersville, Iowa to perform their entertaining  comedy routine that incorporates children from the audience! Followed by a celebrity game of Ghost Players vs. Norwalk Police Officers & Fire Fighters Saturday, July 25, 2015, 4:30 P.M. Norwalk-McAninch Sports Complex- 200 Wright Road, Norwalk Presented by: Families with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in your community. Our goal is to raise $8,000 to benefit…

August 2015

Fundraiser- Crusin’ 4 Carter 5K Race and Kids Run

  • August 8
  • 09:00 - 01:00
  • Urbandale Middle School

If you’re looking for a fun and family-friendly race, check out Crusin’ 4 Carter! This event is organized by a JDRF One Walk family team to raise funds for their team. Runners, walkers, and kids are all welcome. The race will begin and end at the Urbandale Middle School and follow the Lakeview Trail. Entry Fee: $25- pre-registration, $30- event day Event Date: Saturday, August 8, 2015 Race Start Time: 9:00 a.m. For more details visit www.cruisin4carter5k.com or contact cruisin4carter5k@gmail.com with questions.

September 2015

Fundraiser- Jordan Creek Chili Challenge

  • September 18
  • 05:00 - 03:00
  • Valley View Aquatics Center

Check out the 1st Annual Jordan Creek Chili Challenge! This event is organized by wonderful JDRF supporters and all proceeds will go to the JDRF! Do you think you have the best Chili, Salsa, or Hot Wings in town? Then sign up to be a contest at this year’s event. The Cook’s party is Friday, September 18 from 5:00pm to 10:00pm. Just want to enjoy some great food and support an even better cause? Come out to enjoy free samples (while they…

October 2015

17th Annual Hope Gala

  • October 24
  • 05:00 - 11:00
  • Embassy Suites Downtown

17th Annual Hope Gala- An Exhibition of Hope Save the Date for the 17th Annual Hope Gala to be held Saturday, October 24, 2015, at the Embassy Suites Des Moines Downtown. Guests will experience a night of giving and entertainment featuring a cocktail hour, silent auction, dinner program, live auction and JDRF’s impactful Fund A Cure opportunity. For more information on how you may be involved with the Hope Gala, please contact Michelle Weigel at 515-802-3330 or mweigel@jdrf.org.     …

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