3rd Annual “Dash For Dr. George” 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run @ Clinton Nature Preserve
April 15, 2017 @ 9:00 am
The Third Annual “Dash For Dr. George” is in honor of Dr. George L. Harkins of Douglasville, GA ,Gene Barnes of Marietta, GA, and to ALL who have been affected by Esophageal Cancer, both patients and families. This horrific disease is currently the fastest growing cancer in the US. It is also the 7th deadliest cancer in the world. Early detection of the disease is very important. “Dash For Dr. George” is a fundraiser for the Esophageal Cancer Education Foundation (ECEF). With your support, we hope to raise funds to help ECEF accomplish their mission. The Esophageal Cancer Education Foundation’s goals are to bring awareness and educate the public about this terrible disease, to help patients who have the disease, and to financially support research projects that focus on EC. April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month. For more information for “Dash For Dr. George” please visit www.fightec.org/events/dash-dr-george/
Douglas County Rotary Club Golf Tournament @ Mirror Lake Golf Club
April 19, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Our annual golf tournament is our primary means to fund our many community projects and charities. Rotary is an organization of business and professional leaders united worldwide who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world. 1.2 million Rotarians belong to clubs in over 195 countries. From recognizing outstanding Douglas County Students, and supporting worthy organizations to further Rotary’s Mission Locally & Internationally, you can rest assured your tournament is a cause you can be proud of.
Mad Hatter & Munchkin 5k / Fun Run @ Boundary Waters Park
April 29, 2017 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
The Mad Hatter & Munchkin is an annual event that helps to raise critical funds needed to support S.H.A.R.E. House, a local non-profit to provide resources and services to victims of domestic violence. Join us for a morning filled with fun activity! Register on www.active.com For more information visit www.sharehousedouglas.org
Bowling for Beyond the Front Porch: Guns and Hoses Event @ Stars And Strikes Family Entertainment Center
May 6, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
It’s time for the Annual Beyond the Front Porch Bowling Fundraiser recognizing our First Responders! We kicked this annual event off last year with a very successful inaugural event with the help of our Douglas County Sheriff’s Candidates. This year EVERYONE can participate in friendly competition with 6 person teams to support the monthly educational field trip of Beyond the Front Porch. The registration for each person on a team is $25, that will include 2 hours of bowling in the VIP section, shoes, two slices of pizza and unlimited soft drinks. This will be a great time for bowling with the kids, team building with your company / organization or just a fun time with friends. The teams will be recognized in the areas of highest score, most donations collected, best team spirit and overall winner. There will also be a 50/50 raffle. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Email email@example.com for a sponsorship packet and/or sign-up for your team.