There are a number of ways you can help us make this year's Drums & Dragons our most successful to date:

  1. Provide a cash donation by using the secure form at the bottom of this page

  2. Sponsor the event:

  3. Donate to a team's EverydayHero page...find them using the search bar on our homepage

  4. Provide an In-Kind Donation to help us offset our costs and raise additional funds

  5. Create your own Everydayhero Page:

  6. Sign-up to be a Wellness Area/Food/Craft/Children's Area Vendor by calling Angelica Archer at #828-777-2827


In-Kind Donation Opportunities:

  • Event Signage such as banners, parking signs, promotional posters, and fliers.
  • Lull, Crane or Forklift Services to unload & reload dragon boats.
  • Gift Certificates for Silent Auction Fundraiser Items including for Outdoor Event Centers, Nature Centers, Acupuncture, Massage, Bars/Restaurants, Sports Stores, Hotel Rooms, Cabins, Spas, Golf Courses, Gyms
  • Auctioneer Services for a brief “steerer auction” during the lunch break on the event day.
  • Drummers to Participate in a drum circle on the event day.
  • Children's Activities for the event day.
  • Breakfast and Lunch for our wonderful volunteers on race day.
  • Bottled Water, Sports Drinks and Healthy Snacks for Hospitality Tents that serve teams and sponsors.
  • Trophies for the award ceremony on the event day.
  • Hotel Rooms -or- Air BNB/Cabin Rental Donation for Dynamic Dragon Boat Staff.
  • Restaurant Gift Cards for Dynamic Dragon Boat Staff.
  • Medical First Aid Kits for the event day and practices.
  • Safety Boat for race day to allow first responders to be on the water.
  • Gift Cards and Gift Baskets for Silent Auction/Raffle e.g. Gift baskets, Outdoor Clothing/Gear, Kayaks, gym memberships, etc. Help us help you promote your business!
  • Coolers to keep drinks chilled.
  • Ice for the event day.
  • Snacks and Drinks for Volunteers (nuts, protein bars, fruit, raw veggies, Vitamin H20, etc).
  • Flowers for the Event Tent Areas (5-7 arrangements).
  • Gift Cards for Home Depot, Lowe's, Ace Hardware to purchase event supplies such as coolers, tents, tables, chairs, cones, wood posts for signage, other materials.
  • Rental Items from Classic Event Rental or Rent All such as large/small tents, tables, chairs, tablecloths, coolers, etc for the event day.
  • Martial Arts Demonstrations at the event.
  • Volunteer Nurses to assist on Safety Boat and First Aid Tent on Race Day.
  • Port O Lets for the Event.


Everyday Hero Fundraising
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