We are honored to celebrate Devin’s life through such an event and are pleased to donate the funds raised to such a special place as Happiness Is Camping...
Hilton Head Island, SC (PRWEB) September 16, 2012
Join Hilton Head Health(H3) for the third annual Devin’s Dash Memorial 5K on Saturday, Sept. 22 at 8 a.m. Runners, walkers and stroller-drivers are welcome to participate in this 5K that takes place in Shipyard Plantation located at 14 Valencia Road, Hilton Head, SC 29928. The annual fundraising event is held in memory of staff member Devin Sheaffer, who lost his battle against cancer in August 2010. All event proceeds will benefit Happiness Is Camping, a free overnight camp for children with cancer.
Event registration is $30 through Sept. 21 and $35 on race day. There will be a packet pick-up expo held Friday, Sept. 21 from 3 – 6 p.m. at H3 located at 14 Valencia Road, Hilton Head, SC 29928 for those who pre-register. In addition to the Devin’s Dash Memorial 5K walk/run, H3 will host a post-race poolside party featuring healthy smoothies and snacks, Yoga for runners, dancing, awards and raffle prize winners. This year, they will raffle off over $1,000 worth prizes. Raffle prizes include a 3-speed Sun Bike from the Bike Doctor, gift certificates to local restaurants and spas, and much more.
According to Jeff Ford, event director, “We are honored to celebrate Devin’s life through such an event and are pleased to donate the funds raised to such a special place as Happiness Is Camping, where children with cancer have the opportunity to learn new skills, make new friends and enjoy living the adventures of camp life.”
Kurt Struver, executive director of Happiness Is Camping, is attending the event on behalf of the non-profit and will be one of the featured speakers of TEDxHiltonHead (#TEDxHH), held on Sept. 21 from 7 – 9 p.m.
Funds are raised through race participation, raffle ticket sales, sponsorships and donations. This year’s Devin’s Dash sponsors include TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, and Harbour Health Insurance Solutions. If you’re interested in registering for the race, would like to make a donation or simply learn more about the event, please visit http://www.h3daily.com/devinsdash/.
About Hilton Head Health
For over 35 years, Hilton Head Health has been recognized as the premier weight loss and health retreat in the United States. Most recently, Hilton Head Health was featured on A&E’s weight loss docudrama 'HEAVY,' which aired in spring 2011. Voted as “Best for Weight Loss” for the past five consecutive years by SpaFinder and “Top 5 US Health Spas” by Lisa Drayer on the Today Show, Hilton Head Health is an exclusive resort delivering individualized experiences in the areas of Fitness, Nutrition and SELF (Stress management, Empowerment, Longevity, Fulfillment). For more information, please visit http://www.hhhealth.com or call 800-292-2440.
About TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®
TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank, is one of the 10 largest banks in the U.S., providing nearly 8 million customers with a full range of retail, small business and commercial banking products and services at more than 1,299 convenient locations throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Metro D.C., the Carolinas and Florida. In addition, TD Bank and its subsidiaries offer customized private banking and wealth management services through TD Wealth®, and vehicle financing and dealer commercial services through TD Auto Finance. TD Bank is headquartered in Cherry Hill, N.J., and Portland, Maine. To learn more, visit http://www.tdbank.com. Find TD Bank on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/TDMoneyLoungeUS and on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/TDBank_US.
TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank, is a member of TD Bank Group and a subsidiary of The Toronto-Dominion Bank of Toronto, Canada, a top 10 financial services company in North America. The Toronto-Dominion Bank is one of the few banks in the world rated Aaa by Moody's and trades on the New York and Toronto stock exchanges under the ticker symbol "TD." To learn more, visit http://www.td.com.
About Harbour Health Insurance Solutions
Harbour Health Insurance Solutions provides area businesses and individuals with comprehensive, cost-effective and value-added health benefits with packaged solutions. In an extremely competitive industry, Harbour Health has set itself apart by delivering unparalleled service, advocacy and cost savings. Harbour Health’s turnkey approach to servicing clients allows them to outsource their insurance and benefits needs to a proven expert and to redirect their time and resources toward what matters most to them. For more information, visit http://hhisolutions.com/.