UPDATE: Steve Kerr from Wheeler Mission says “we have about 15,000 runners and walkers pre-registered. Last year we ended up with a total of 15, 327 participants and with the weather forecast looking fantastic, we could hit 17,000+. We’ll see what tomorrow’s packet pick-up brings.” Run with me Thursday morning! Online […]
If you ran the Drumstick Dash on Thanksgiving Day you should know the work of Wheeler Mission goes on the other 364 days of the year. When this weekend’s cold snap hit, they were ready. Friday night they had around 90 men sleeping on mats on their floors once they had used up all their […]
Drumstick Dash forecast: foggy and cloudy. The 9am start time temp should around 41. Southwest wind 5-10 MPH. Chills in the mid 30’s. Here’s a short video with some ways you can help Wheeler Mission raise even more money.
Steve Kerr from Wheeler Mission helps organize their annual Drumstick Dash fundraiser. I’m happy to not only get to run it, but to spread the word about it. Here’s an update from Steve on the numbers as of last Friday. We will hit 6,000 pre-registered runners this morning vs. a little over 4,000 last year. […]
Like to spend some time with me on Thanksgiving? Make a little room for the second piece of pie? Come run or walk at the annual Drumstick Dash for Wheeler Mission. It’s a 4.5 mile course running through Broad Ripple. That’ll buy you some gravy. Don’t want to run or walk? Organizers definitely need help […]
I’m spending Thursday night/Friday morning trying to sleep out under the stars at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Or at least, under the clouds, and around the mud. I’m giving up some creature comforts for a few hours to help call attention to those who are homeless in central Indiana. Those people have always found help […]