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Upcoming Events


5th Annual Benefit Motorcycle Ride
Waypoint Services
October 21st
Registration 9am, Kickstands up at 11am

Waypoint is gearing up for the 5th Annual Benefit Motorcycle Ride on October 14, 2017. The ride is part of Waypoint’s Gentleman Campaign™ happening during October, National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This campaign celebrates the true gentlemen in our community and their direct impact on ending domestic violence.

The ride will start at McGrath Powersports in Cedar Rapids and Silver Eagle-Harley Davidson in Waterloo and wind through some of the counties served by Waypoint’s Domestic Violence Victim Services Program, making stops in Quasqueton, Delhi, Winthrop, and Brandon. Registration will begin at 9:00 a.m. with kickstands up at 11:00 a.m. Registration is $15.00 for one bike and $25.00 for 2-up. Throughout the ride, there will be a general raffle with great prizes donated by local businesses. For more information, please visit www.waypointservices.org or contact Brittany Appleton, Event & Volunteer Coordinator (bappleton@waypointservices.org; 319.365.1458 ext. 6118). ___________________________________________________

Gridiron Bash
Big Brothers Big Sisters
October 21st
Time: TBD
Kinnick Stadium Press Box, Iowa City

Join us for this tailgating party! Get a unique view of Kinnick Stadium from within its Press Box while you cheer on the Iowa Hawkeyes taking on Northwestern. This AWAY GAME will be projected on the big screens in the press box.

Tailgate buffet, domestic beer, house wine & soda INCLUDED. Other options available via cash bar. There will be a silent auction with a chance to win various prizes.

For more information visit www.beabigcr.org ___________________________________________________

PurpleLight
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network - Cedar Falls
October 22nd
7PM
Center for Energy and Environmental Education Building, UNI Campus

Honor. Inspire. Remember. Join us for an evening event to highlight those who are fighting pancreatic cancer and to honor those who have passed.

OK Factor will be playing from 6:30-7pm, and also during the ceremony. Registration is from 6:30-7pm, and the event starts at 7pm. Admission is free and donations will be accepted.
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Operation Diaper Drive
Eastern Iowa Diaper Bank
Oct. 2-22
13 Local Hy-Vee Food & Drugstores

Help Operation Diaper Drive reach its goal of collecting one year’s supply of diapers for local families in need by donating disposable diapers and wipes in the collection boxes at Cedar Rapids and Marion Hy-Vee Food Stores and Drugstores anytime from October 2 - 22, 2017. All sizes, brands and even open/partial packages of diapers are welcome.

Shoppers may also choose to add 10 or 25 diapers to their purchase at checkout - just tell your cashier you'd like to support Operation Diaper Drive! Donations are also accepted online at www.eiDiaperBank.org.

For more information visit www.eidiaperbank.org ___________________________________________________