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Don’t forget to REGISTER for the walk today by clicking on the Team Hope logo below. See you there!

Huntington's Disease Society of America
Upper Midwest Region

Team Hope Walk and 5K Fun Run

Saturday, August 11, 2012 

Eagle Scout Park  

3050 Broadwell Avenue N 

Grand Island, NE

 

Registration 9 am * Walk/Run 10 am

 

Did you know that a donation made online tends to be 65% higher and

100% more convenient for YOU?

 

Get a jump start on your fundraising by registering online at:

http://www.firstgiving.com/hdsa-umwr/thwnebraska

The first 25 people to register on Firstgiving and raise $500 will go into a drawing for a chance to WIN a NEW iPAD!!

(winner announced at walk)

Help for Today. Hope for Tomorrow.

For more information call 763.502.1407 or e-mail masmussen@hdsa.org 



 

 HY-VEE'S OPERATION HELPFUL SMILE - 2014

Thanks to your generous support - matched by Hy-Vee's Operation Helpful Smile - Sioux Valley chapter received a check for $1,245.00.  Thanks, everyone!  (Wasn't that easy?!)

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2014 SPRING EDUCATIONAL SEMINAR

Saturday, April 12, 2014

11:00 - 12:00 = Support Group

12:00 - 4:00 = Spring Seminar and CAKE WALK!!

LOCATION:  RONNING LIBRARY (49TH STREET & SOUTHEASTERN AVE, SIOUX FALLS)

Guest Speakers:  DR. MICHAEL KRUER and LIOR BOROVIK (Neurologist specializing in Movement Disorders & Neurogenetics; certified genetic counselor, both with Sanford Sioux Falls Huntington's Disease Clinic)

AND

GWEN JOHNSON (RN-BC, Huntington's Nurse Manager, Good Samaritan Society/Speciality Care Community in Robbinsdale, MN)

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2014 TEAM Hope Walk/Run

6th annual TEAM HOPE HD Walk/5-10K Run for a Cure

 Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

LOCATION:  Sertoma Park in Sioux Falls  (49th St and Oxbow between Louise and Kiwanis Ave)

Registration 9:30 AM  Walk/Run 11:00 AM

 More information or to volunteer:        email debstadley@gmail.com  

                                          or by phone:  612-816-0145

Adults:  $20/person - through May 2.  $25/person day of the event

Children:  $10/person - age 12 and under

 Check the chapter website:  www.hdsa.org/sv

 Follow us on Facebook:  www.facebook.com/SVHDSA

 Set up a Team donation page, register or donate online at:  https://www.firstgiving.com/hdsa-sd/thwsiouxfalls

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 SUPPORT GROUP MEETING

SATURDAY, MAY 10, 2014 --- 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

LOCATION:  PRAIRIE WEST LIBRARY - Switchgrass Room - at 7630 W 26th Street, Sioux Falls

To find the Library:  from the intersection of 26th Street and SERTOMA AVE, head WEST on 26th Street.  The Library is ahead on the right. 

To find the Switchgrass Room:  Once inside the Library, turn to the right.  The room is along the south wall, about 1/2 way ahead on the right.

If you wish, bring your lunch.  Coffee and water are provided.

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SVHDA BOARD OF DIRECTORS' MEETING

SATURDAY, MAY 10, 2014 --- 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM

LOCATION:  PRAIRIE WEST LIBRARY - Switchgrass Room - at 7630 W 26th Street, Sioux Falls

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SUPPORT GROUP MEETING

SATURDAY, JUNE 14, 2014 --- 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

LOCATION:  PRAIRIE WEST LIBRARY - Switchgrass Room - at 7630 W 26th Street, Sioux Falls

If you wish, bring your lunch.  Coffee and water are provided.

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29TH ANNUAL HDSA NATIONAL CONVENTION

JUNE 20-22, 2014

The Galt House - Louisville, KY

For more details:  http://www.hdsa.org/convention

If you register by May 30, 2014, you will be rewarded by being charged the Early Bird Rate.

Book your hotel rooms early - and we'll see you there!

Sioux Valley Chapter has a unique scholarship fund available to help get local support group members and professionals to national convention.  Deadline to register for the Sioux Valley scholarship is MARCH 21, 2014.  Please contact us for more details.

In addiiton, HDSA is now accepting applications for scholarships to attend the 29th Annual HDSA Convention in Louisville.

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 FALL EDUCATION SEMINAR

(Date is to be determined)

Schroeder Auditorium at Sanford USD Medical Center

1305 W 18th Street (corner of 18th St & Grange Ave in Sioux Falls)

GUEST SPEAKER:  Dr. Arik Johnson, Psy.D., UCLA - DON'T MISS THIS ONE!!

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