Upcoming Events

Ottumwa Has Heart 5K

Date: Saturday, April 23rd at 9am
Where: Starts at Quincy Place Mall parking lot and then to the trails 

The Iowa Heart Center Foundation is holding its 1st annual Ottumwa Has Heart 5K Run/Walk and is pleased to announce the Ottumwa Legacy Foundation as its presenting sponsor. The 5K was an idea of Ottumwa native, Conner Riley, currently a senior at Drake University and interning at the Iowa Heart Center Foundation. Improving heart health in Conner’s hometown is something he feels passionate about.

Proceeds from the event will support heart health initiatives in Wapello County. The Iowa Heart Center Foundation will be collaborating with local partners and organizations to improve heart health outcomes in the area.

  • Race timing will be provided by the Computer Club at Indian Hills!
  • Medals will be awarded for the top 3 male and female runners!

Registration Information

Registration is $30 for adults and $25 for youth. 

Volunteer Information

There are many opportunities to volunteer at Ottumwa Has Heart 5K. Sign up today to support heart health in your community! 

Volunteer Sign-Up Form

Ottumwa Has Heart 5K Promotional Materials 


The following businesses have committed to being a sponsor for the event to support heart health in their community.

Presenting Sponsor

  • Ottumwa Legacy Foundation

Gold Sponsor 

  • River Hills Community Health Center
  • Ottumwa Radio Group
  • Ottumwa Regional Health Center

Silver Sponsor

  • Indian Hills Community College
  • P&M Mowing

Bronze Sponsors 

  • Cedar Creek Golf Course
  • Dr. Ian Campbell Oral Surgery
  • Fareway
  • Hy-Vee
  • MercyOne Iowa Heart Center
  • OTown Nutrition
  • Pierce Fence Company
  • Select Medical
  • South Ottumwa Savings Bank
  • The Optical Shoppe
  • Warehouse Barbecue
  • Wolfe Eye Clinic
  • Winger Companies

Contact Carrie Scheidel for more information at carrie.scheidel@commonspirit.org.