Upcoming Events

From approaching conferences to our annual Run for Your Life charity run/walk, here’s a list of upcoming events at the Iowa Heart Foundation.

  • 10th Annual Run For Your Life Aug 26, 2017 | Des Moines Water Works Park

    Registration for the 10th annual Run For Your Life run/walk event is now open. This year's event will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Des Moines Water Works Park. Early bird registration $30 when registered by 4 pm August 16th--registration after 4:00 p.m. August 16 is $40.  Youth registration (ages 5-14) is $20.  Proceeds support placement of automatic external defibrillators (AEDs) in Iowa communities.

    Schedule of Events:

    7:00 - 7:45 a.m.     Packet Pick-up/On-site registration

    8:00 a.m.                10K /5K runs begin

    8:05 a.m.                   5K/ 2 mile walks begin (non-competitive)

    Medals will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in each age and gender group for the 10K and 5K runs.  14& under (5K only), 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+.

    The Carlisle Cheer Squad will be special guests again in 2017!

    AED Access For All volunteers will demonstrate Hands-Only CPR and use of an AED.

    On-line registration NOW AVAILABLE at www.getmeregistered.com/IHFRunForYourLife.

    Brochures  available by contacting the Iowa Heart Foundation office at 515-633-3555.