The fifteenth annual Donut Sprint is scheduled for Saturday, March 4 at 8:30 a.m. at William Land Park in Sacramento. Funds raised will help the UC Davis Baby Life and Artistic Arts Remedy Division.
Members will begin in Land Park after which run, jog or stroll two miles to Marie’s Donuts. At Marie’s, individuals can eat 4 donuts or six donut holes (or nothing in any respect!) earlier than making their manner again two miles to the beginning/end space.
Final yr’s Donut Sprint (in addition to its companion occasion, the Scoop Scoot) raised $65,000 for the division. The funds had been used to buy gadgets for pediatric sufferers, together with a brand new Vecta sensory station and 12 new iPads. The cash additionally helps the Beads of Braveness program for hospitalized sufferers at UC Davis Youngsters’s Hospital.
“The Baby Life and Artistic Arts Remedy division runs solely on donations, making the Donut Sprint funds an important piece to our programming provide wants,” stated Diana Sundberg, supervisor of the UC Davis Baby Life and Artistic Arts Remedy Division. “Donut Sprint funds enable the employees to buy toys, video games and provides to help the pediatric sufferers, bringing pleasure throughout life-altering occasions.”
The Baby Life and Artistic Arts Remedy Division helps to reduce the nervousness of hospitalization, improve understanding, and strengthen coping abilities whereas serving to kids proceed their typical development and improvement.
To register, go to the Donut Sprint web site and select to help the Baby Life and Artistic Arts Remedy Division at UC Davis Youngsters’s Hospital.