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Race Against Racism 2021
Race Against Racism May 22nd, 2021 9:00 AM
The 𝟯𝗿𝗱 𝗮𝗻𝗻𝘂𝗮𝗹 𝗥𝗔𝗖𝗘 𝗔𝗚𝗔𝗜𝗡𝗦𝗧 𝗥𝗔𝗖𝗜𝗦𝗠, presented by 𝗜 𝗛 𝗠𝗶𝘀𝘀𝗶𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗽𝗽𝗶 𝗩𝗮𝗹𝗹𝗲𝘆 𝗖𝗿𝗲𝗱𝗶𝘁 𝗨𝗻𝗶𝗼𝗻, is scheduled for 𝗦𝗮𝘁𝘂𝗿𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗠𝗮𝘆 𝟮𝟮, 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟭, with a race course that travels along the beautiful Mississippi River waterfront starting and finishing at Lindsay Park Yacht Club in Davenport. A 5k run or walk option is available, as well as a 1-mile fun run. What makes this event unique is that in addition to the race element, there is a special recognition ceremony for Race Against Racism Honorees. Nominations are encouraged and accepted for individuals who are actively taking a stand against racism either through their words, actions or volunteerism and inspiring change which has had a positive impact on our community. Anyone can nominate anyone and out of all nominations, ten outstanding individuals will be recognized for their efforts in this very important cause.
UnityPoint-Trinity will be offering:
- Diabetes educator, Karen Uhrich, will be providing a diabetes risk assessment and promoting UnityPoint Health – Trinity’s Cooking with Heart for Diabetes sessions.
- Our cardiology team will be offering Blood Pressure Screenings and have a Sodium Quiz on hand.
- The Oncology team will partner with Gilda’s Club to offer educational materials for cancer patients.
- UnityPoint Clinics will be able to connect walkers/attendees with access to care by sharing information about primary care physicians.
COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE WILL ALSO BE OFFERING THE JOHNSON & JOHNSON COVID-19 VACCINE. Must be 18 or older to be vaccinated.