We are re-booting, re-boating, re-lauching and re-engaging for Dragon Boat Upstate Festival 2020!

Watch this video to see what is in store for Dragon Boat Upstate Festival 2020 as we go VIRTUAL with new plans to have a successful and safe event in September!


What does all this mean to you? 

We need you now more than ever!

Because regardless of the state of our community,
everyday our patients and caregivers continue to
fight cancer, and we are here to support them with the programs and services they need.

What you can do today?

• Register for the best virtual event this year. If you haven’t already registered or joined a Dragon Boat team, do it now. Click here to register and find a team.

• Like the Prisma Health-Upstate Giving Facebook page and Follow the Virtual Dragon Boat 2020 Event. The event page is the best place to keep up with Dragon Boat 2020 details and information. You may want to set your notifications so you don’t miss any updates.

• Re-start your fundraising! Revisit your fundraising training and reach out to your network for support. You can also count on us to continue to provide you with EASY coaching tips on a regular basis. You can do this!

You will be hearing more from us in the next few days, but in the meantime, feel free to reach out to us if you have questions.

Paddles Up! Stay safe, healthy and take care.

For any questions or support, contact Alicia Parsons at Alicia.Parsons@prismahealth.org or 864.797.7733

Dragon Boat Upstate Festival 2020 Timeline of Events:


August 11th: Are you faster than Dr. Gluck? Race to beat his and other clinical heroes time at our remote Dragonboat site. More details to

August 12th: 30 DAYS to the finale! Get your cool new Dragon Boat swag!

August 19th: Kick it into gear using one of our awesome social media fundraising graphics.

August TBD: Two Zoom Coaching Calls! Join us as we talk fundraising tips and ways to make your team thermometer rise.

Visit back often as more information will be added as we reach our goal!