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Hilton Head Island, SC (PRWEB) September 16, 2012

Join Hilton Head Health(H3) for the third annual Devins 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 Devins 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 Devins 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 years Devins Dash sponsors include TD Bank, Americas Most Convenient Bank

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