A Zumba-A-Thon event sponsored by Wisconsin Region BBG. There is a registration fee, and all proceeds from the event will be donated to Advocates of Ozaukee.
What is Advocates of Ozaukee?
Advocates of Ozaukee is an agency that provides services for those who may be experiencing domestic or sexual violence. www.advocates-oz.org
Who can participate in Shake It for Our Sisters?
This event is open to all female community members.
BBGs are encouraged to attend and bring mothers, sisters, aunts, grandmothers, friends and more.
I am not Jewish or my friend is not Jewish, is it okay if we attend?
You do not need to be Jewish to attend.
How do I register?
BBG members can register online at blinked.org.
Everyone can register by calling 414-326-2808 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or stopping by the BBYO Offices.
If you are an Elite member, you can register at the front desk.
Are the Zumba Instructors certified?
Absolutely, our instructors are real Zumba certified instructors.
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