Fundraisers

Roland-Story PTO Craft Fair

November 29, 2014 - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm at Roland-Story Middle School
206 S. Main St.

Discover a wide variety of unique creations. A $1 donation for admission includes a raffle ticket for special items donated by the crafters, including Christmas decor, a stained glass panel, and a Norse yard sign. A concession stand will be serving delicious lunch and snack items. Proceeds will benefit field trips for elementary and middle school students.

Christmas Cookie Walk

December 6, 2014 - 9:00 am - 11:00 am at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
2600 E. Euclid Ave.

The BEST Christmas Cookie Walk in the metro! Buy a tin and fill it from dozens and dozens (literally, hundreds and hundreds of dozens) of handmade cookies and candy. Mop up the broken ones in the Cookie Crumb Cafe (they must go somewhere). Treat Santa, friends, teachers, co-workers–or yourself! Door prizes, too! Doors open at 9:00 and close when the cookies run out (and they go FAST).

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Variety – the Children’s Charity Black Tie Dinner

January 9, 2015 - 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm at Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center at Veterans Auditorium Grand Ballroom
833 5th Ave

Save The Date!
Guest of Honor- Coach Kirk Ferentz University of Iowa
New this year- Entertainment by Deuces Wild Dueling Pianos
Pay for your table by November 1, 2014 and be entered into a special drawing for $1000!

Central Iowa Tour de Cure

June 6, 2015 - 7:00 am - 2:00 pm at YMCA Healthy Living Center
12493 University Ave

Tour de Cure is more than just a cycling event. A day full of fun and excitement where riders of all levels join forces in the fight to Stop Diabetes® and raise critical funds for diabetes research, education and advocacy in support of the American Diabetes Association.

Route options: 25, 50, 75 mile – routes to be announced January 2015.
Registration fee: $15
Minimum fundraising: $200 – all stays in the Iowa Chapter

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