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Take Cancer to the Mat!

Saturday, August 27th, 9am - 5pm: a fun, full day of outdoor yoga while raising money for the Norris Cotton Cancer Center. For more information, and to register, click here.

CHaD Hero

Join the "Wellness Heroes" to raise money for the patients at the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth. Register here!

Weight Watchers at Work

Open House/Registration kick off on July 7th at 12 noon in Collis 101. The next 17-week session begins on July 14th and ends November 3rd. For more information, contact Barb Belloir.

Protect Yourself from the Zika Virus

If you have traveled or plan to travel to any of these areas, make sure you are taking the necessary precautions to prevent the Zika Virus. The CDC Website provides important tips to keep you safe. For a list of symptoms, click here. If you have questions, please contact your health care provider.

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Local Charity Events

Doing good for others while doing what's good for you—charity runs and walks.
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Out of the Darkness: Dartmouth Campus, May 21st.

Bring mental health conditions out of the darkness and fight against suicide.

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The Prouty (July) - Hanover, NH:

Welcome to the 35th Annual Prouty benefitting cancer research and patient services at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center. With the Prouty Ultimate, Cycling, Walking, Rowing, Golf, the Virtual option, and volunteering, there's truly a way for everyone to be a part of The Prouty™. Join us!

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The Sprouty (September)- Sharon, VT:

The Sprouty supports the Farm-to-School program at the Sharon Elementary School. The 5K and 10K race along the White River celebrate good health, local agriculture and the beauty of September in Vermont.

March for Babies

 March for Babies (May)- Upper Valley, NH:

Sponsored by the March of Dimes, events throughout the year let you walk for the little ones. Check the site for ways to participate locally.

 Walk MS

 Walk MS (May)- Vermont, White River Junction:

Every spring, the Greater New England Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society sponsors a walk to aid the 20,000 people in the region who suffer from MS.

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 Tails & Trails Walk-a-thon: (May) with the Upper Valley Humane Society:

Join us for a dog-friendly walk to raise funds and awareness for homeless animals in the Upper Valley!

Tuck Run for the Kids

 Tuck School of Business Run for the Kids (May):

 Each May for the past 27 years, students run to raise money for David's House, the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth, and Upper Valley Child and Family Services, David's House, and the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth. There are awards for the top three 5k and 10k runners, and kids participate free.

 Covered Bridges Half-Marathon

Covered Bridges Half-Marathon (June)- Woodstock, VT:

Runners raise more than $30,000 each year for local nonprofits focused on sports for young people.

 Skip's Run

Skip Matthews Memorial Father's Day Run (June)- Lebanon, NH:

Choose from a 4-mile race or a 1-mile walk/fun-run (kids welcome!) All proceeds benefit the Brain Tumor Research Fund at Norris Cotton Cancer Center.

 Walk to End Alzheimer's

Walk to End Alzheimer's (September) - Rutland, VT:

Raising money for care and support of Alzheimer's patients and for continuing Alzheimer's research, the annual walk in Rutland, Vermont includes walkers of many ages and ability levels and is part of a national effort.

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Walk for Wishes (September) - Shelburne, VT:

The Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Vermont grants wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions. Participate in a scenic walk beginning at the Shelburne Museum. 

Arthritis Walk 

2012 Arthritis Walk (September) - Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, Lebanon NH:

Celebrating movement with movement, the walk raises funds to improve the lives of those with arthritis and to contribute to arthritis research.

 Alliance Against Cancer

Friends Fighting Cancer 5K (September)- Manchester, NH:

Support cancer research and patient care with a 5K walk/run road race and 400M kids race through the old Mill District along the Merrimack River.

 Harpoon Road Race

 

Harpoon Octoberfest Road Race (October) - Windsor, VT:

This 3.6-mile road race benefits Norris Cotton Cancer Center. Work up an appetite for Harpoon Octoberfest beer, bratwurst, and some Oompah by kicking up your heels on this scenic course at the brewery.

 

CHaD Half Marathon 

CHaD Hero Half Marathon & Ripcord 5K (October) – Hanover, NH

 Choose from the half-marathon, 5K Ripcord run, 5K walk, one mile Cam's Course, or volunteer. All proceeds will go to support CHaD programs (Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock) that provide care to kids from across our region.

Join Team, "Wellness at Dartmouth"!  Contact wellness@dartmouth.edu for more information. 

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Last Updated: 5/3/16