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Hops for Housing 2020

Upcoming Events at Willis Dady


8th Annual Hops for Housing

Great Beer. Great Cause.

Hops for Housing is a fund and awareness-raising event to benefit Willis Dady Homeless Services, which provides shelter and prevention services to homeless and near-homeless households in and surrounding Linn County. 

Our 2023 event will be from 2:30-5:30pm on May 6th at the Veterans Memorial Building!

Exclusive VIP hour tickets (allowing you entrance from 1:30-2:30pm) can be purchased ahead of the event at Johnson Avenue HyVee 1843 Johnson Ave NW. General admission tickets are available at the door on May 6th until 4pm. 


Stay tuned to our Facebook page for announcements about Hops for Housing!

Willis Dady's 10th Annual 5K Run & Ride

The Run & Ride, on October 8th, 2022 at the Prairie Park Fishery, included a 5k walk or run, 10k run, and Kids Ride-A-Thon. The event was a great success, and all the proceeds benefited the day-to-day operations of Willis Dady Homeless Services. 

If you would like to read about this past event or to see the race results, see our blog! For updates on this year's event, follow the facebook page.

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Event Sponsorship

Interested in Becoming a Sponsor for a Willis Dady Event?

Sponsors. Are. Amazing. 

Willis Dady could not host these events without the help of our sponsors! On top of funding, our sponsors expand the reach of our vision and mission throughout Eastern Iowa.

If you are interested in learning how to become a sponsor of an event hosted by Willis Dady reach out to our Development Director Aaron Amundson at or by phone at 319-362-7555


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Volunteer Information

Signed up to Volunteer? 

We're so glad to have you! 

Make sure to check your email, texts, or voicemails to find out changes to event schedules and other necessary information. We will also do our best to keep this section of the website updated with any crucial information for you! If you have any questions, make sure to reach out to the contact person for your event. 

Have Questions? Reach Out!

Volunteer & Operations Coordinator, Sierra

319-362-7555 or

Development Coordinator, Jason

319-362-7555 or

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